Volodymyr Zelensky Russia Poland city Detroit Ukraine bisexual President Gay Volodymyr Zelensky Russia Poland city Detroit Ukraine

Why I want to put on a drag king show for Ukraine’s military

Reading now: 515

Evelyn Aschenbrenner is a U.S. citizen serving in the Ukrainian army’s International Legion of Territorial Defence of Ukraine, which is made up of foreign fighters.

I first became interested in drag kings – mostly female entertainers performing exaggerated male characters – when I saw a documentary about them in Detroit in the early 2000s and then went to see some drag king shows.

I loved it, as it’s theatrical and over the top and a lot of fun. I identify as bisexual and genderfluid and use the pronouns they/them.

I’m now 41, and if I’d been born 20 years ago, I would have thought very seriously about transitioning to a man. But being a drag king gives me a chance to express the male side of my identity.

Read more on gaytimes.co.uk
The website meaws.com is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News