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MEET THE QUEENS OF CARDIFF PART 2 | LGBTQ+ FEATURE

MEET THE QUEENS OF CARDIFF PART 2 | LGBTQ+ FEATURE

Following on from the first part in the series, Chris Williams speaks with the Cardiff drag queens who make up the Drag group the International League of Dianas; they also host Hey Mary, an alternative and queer/inclusive club night. Lucy Fur, 24 How long have you been doing drag? About four years, but only properly for about two and […]

 Chris Williams

MEET THE QUEENS OF CARDIFF PART 1 | LGBTQ+ FEATURE

MEET THE QUEENS OF CARDIFF PART 1 | LGBTQ+ FEATURE

After the success of our feature on Cardiff’s drag scene – and with a new series of the perennially popular RuPaul’s Drag Race now ensconced on our screens – we’ve decided to profile some of Cardiff’s Queens. Misty Monique, 21 (“Only just, there goes my ‘twink’ status”) Gloucester’s Johneh Emptage has the honour of being our first Queen. Currently finishing […]

 Chris Williams

DRAG: CARDIFF AND QUEENS | LGBTQ+ FEATURE

DRAG: CARDIFF AND QUEENS | LGBTQ+ FEATURE

Never before has drag been so popular and visible. No-one can argue that the upsurge in popularity is not largely due the massive success of the TV show RuPaul’s Drag Race. Yes drag has been around for a long, long time, and it’s even been on prime-time television in some form for a while, but Drag Race […]