DragStrip presents the 17th Annual
SAN FRANCISCO DRAG KING CONTEST
Drag King Competition in the World to benefit
Pets Are Wonderful Support
Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
8 PM to 2:30 AM
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DragStrip Productions announces the 17th Annual Drag King Contest on Thursday, August 23, 2012 at The DNA Lounge.
This internationally acclaimed cavalcade of Sex and Drag and Rock & Roll is considered "One of the most boisterous parties of the year," by the SF Chronicle, it's also "Sexy, campy, dragalicious, professionally executed and full of talent," espouses the SF Bay Times, and "Impressive, varied, and wild," advocates The Onion. The SFBG.com doles out righteous recognition, "Prepare to be amazed by the variety, astounded by the veracity, and properly impressed by the figurative and literal balls on display."
"The Drag King Contest is a mash-up of the Miss America Pageant, American Idol, Halloween and a Monster Truck Show," states impresario and emcee Fudgie Frottage, aka: "The Man with the Biggest Balls in Show Business."
Co-emcee, Sister Roma of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, 'The Most Photographed Nun in the World says: "Every year some of the Kings are so hot I come untucked. I can't wait to see which hunky butch studs come out this year!"
The 2012 star-studded event's special guest is actor Mo B. Dick who starred in John Water's film "Pecker" and the television series "Sex in the City". SFDK17 will showcase 2011 winners GenderQueer Society from San Jose, cabaret chanteuse extraordinaire The Indra, old skool rappers The Momma's Boyz, former SFDK title holders: Arty Fishal, Jay Walker and Delicio DelToro will be on board to keep the testosterone fueled show pumping. Most of all, the Drag King Contest would not be complete without the contestants!
Contestants are judged on talent, creativity, studliness, sex appeal, originality, humor, make-up/facial hair and fashion by the illustrious panel of local and nationally known celebrity judges.
The contest brings out the beast in the truest sense of the that it will benefit PAWS (Pets Are Wonderful Support) - a volunteer-based organization that provides for the comprehensive needs of companion animals for low-income persons with HIV/AIDS and other disabling illnesses: pawssf.org
CONTESTANTS WANTED: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org before August 1st.