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Build your own Drag King

Monday 5th February / presented by Caitlin Nienaber

Lucy and Lucy talk about their show Build your own Drag King. Get your tickets for the 6th February at the Blue Room.

Led by Milk Presents’ director Lucy J Skilbeck and award-winning international Drag King Lucy Jane Parkinson aka LoUis CYfer. In this playful workshop you will explore the performance of gender and learn how drag can be used as a powerful tool to entertain and subvert. It leads you through the basics of creating your very own male persona- complete with make-up, costume and (optional) swagger.

Through building your drag king performance you will learn the following:
– Effective devising techniques for exploring gender in performance
– History and theory surrounding queer performance
– Drag performance styles and tips

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