Meet 12 of the UK’s Most Promising New Drag Queens
Drag queens in London are flourishing, with all shades of the LGBTQ rainbow putting on a show. From spoken word and live vocals to intricate lip sync, comedy and political performance art, as a drag-lover you’ll be spoiled for choice among UK drag queens.
Huge annual drag competitions like Lip Sync 1000, Drag Idol and Not Another Drag Competition are bringing through new faces. Even with the looming gloom of Brexit, London continues to be a hub for LGBTQ performance artists across Europe. The stages, bars and clubs of the city’s gay villages are some of the best places in the world to watch or be a drag queen.
With the above video as inspiration for our cobbled-together list, we present to you the best of new UK drag queens, including who they are and where you can find them.
Here are 12 of the freshest UK drag queens, in alphabetical order.