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Experiments with Claus troFauxbia

As I mentioned in an earlier post, I’ve been challenged to create a drag king persona. Last night I spent some time playing with my image and seeing what sort of character started to emerge from that process. I bound … Continue reading

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Is drag even real?

What is drag? What does it mean? How is that meaning changing? And when the meaning of drag changes, does it even exist anymore? I don’t have answers to these questions, but these ideas have been swimming around in my head … Continue reading

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A now for something Claus troFauxbic

Last week I started teaching a class at UMD about the history of drag on stage, screen & life. I’m co-teaching with a much more experienced instructor and we are having a blast! In the class, I am the resident … Continue reading

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After Agorafaux-pas

Well 2014 is done and dusted and so is the December run of Agorafaux-pas at The University of Maryland. The two sold out performances were the culmination of an iterative process over three years involving literature review, blogging, autoethnography, field … Continue reading

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AUDIENCE INSTRUCTIONS & DIRECTIONS FOR AGORAFAUX-PAS

There are two sold out performance of Agorafaux-pas this weekend! Audience, please take a look at this information packet so that you know where to park, what to bring etc…. AUDIENCE DIRECTIONS CLICK HERE.

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Reflection during a break from rehearsals

I’m sitting on a faded and slightly stained, orange chaise lounge, in a small coffee shop in Portland Maine. As if to remind me that I’m in New England, the lounge looks like an open clam. Someone near me has … Continue reading

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Get to know the cast of Agorafaux-pas!

Tickets to Agorafaux-pas are starting to fly out the door, and it’s time to introduce you to the spectacular cast of dragsters. Agorafaux-pas! includes two lead characters and three dynamic roles for a small chorus. We’ve dubbed the chorus “The … Continue reading

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR AGORAFAUX-PAS

Tickets are now available for Agorafaux-pas! We are presenting over two nights and there are 34 tickets available per night. If you’re organizing a big group, ask your friends to indicate the party name upon registration so you can all … Continue reading

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Introducing The Cast!

Agorafaux-pas! The cabaret style play I wrote inspired by my faux queen experiences over the past 3 years, is finally becoming a reality. We started our rehearsals last week and over the next two months we are work-shopping the script … Continue reading

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TWO BIG ANNOUNCEMENTS

First!  AN OPEN CASTING CALL HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR MY PLAY: AGORAFAUX-PAS Second!  WerqSF is screening at UMD Women’s Studies next week!   

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