For the first time, the show will feature international queens including Lawrence Chaney, Nicky Doll and Pangina Heals
As RuPaul’s Drag Race Live! prepares to celebrate its 500th performance this July, the most sickening eleganza extravaganza in Las Vegas herstory announces several fierce new queens who will join the cast this summer.
For the first time ever, the show will feature queens from international franchises – Drag Race UK Season Two winner Lawrence Chaney, who started May 20; Nicky Doll from Season 12 who now hosts Drag Race France, starting June 17; and starting July 15, Pangina Heals, who competed on UK vs The World and also hosts Drag Race Thailand. Additionally, Season 14 finalist Bosco will join the cast beginning July 29.
These new queens will join the rotating cast of fan favorites, including, Daya Betty and Jorgeous from Season 14; Derrick Barry from Season 8 and All Stars Season 5; and Kennedy Davenport from Season 7 and All Stars Season 3.
Additionally, starting June 15, Season 12 winner and All Stars Season 7’s Jaida Essence Hall will make her debut as host after performing in the show over the past year.
From the creative team behind the Emmy® Award-winning series RuPaul’s Drag Race, the critically acclaimed Las Vegas revue is everything you love about the TV show and then some. With over-the-top costumes, visually stunning sets and jaw-dropping performances, RuPaul’s Drag Race Live! serves the audience a drag experience like they’ve never seen before. With a cast that rotates in and out throughout the year, audiences are guaranteed a different experience each night, with a fabulous show featuring six of your favorite RuPaul’s Drag Race stars.
Directed by RuPaul and award-winning choreographer and filmmaker Jamal Sims, RuPaul’s Drag Race Live! is produced by World of Wonder, the creative team behind RuPaul’s Drag Race, with Voss Events. Original music for RuPaul’s Drag Race Live! is written by RuPaul, RuPaul’s Drag Race composer Leland and Tom Campbell, Chief Creative Officer at World of Wonder. The score includes RuPaul’s hit songs from the past 14 seasons of Drag Race, plus original show-stopping numbers created especially for this residency.
RuPaul’s Drag Race Live! performs Thursday through Monday at 9:30 p.m. with an additional 7 p.m. show on Friday. Tickets start at $49, plus applicable tax and fees, and are available for purchase at ticketmaster.com/dragracevegas.