Dreamed about creating a drag persona or are you looking enhance your existing drag character and develop your drag skills? This programme is ideal for all drag enthusiasts. The 10 week programme will cover various topics aimed at helping you expand your drag knowledge facilitated by the fabulous Queen Mia Gold with weekly specialist guest tutors. It aims to equip the learner with all the relevant skills needed to develop and bring to life their dream drag persona.
This programme aims to enhance Cork’s continued history and contribution to the art of drag in Ireland. It seeks to promote the vibrant culture of drag and support the ongoing evolution of drag in Ireland. Participants will learn valuable life skills, build their self-confidence and personal development growth.
Applicants must be 18+ years old to enrol.
This programme has no formal assessment criteria. However, participants will work towards performing in the End of Term Performance Night show.
Queen Mia Gold (Bruno Oliveira)
Certificate of participation upon completion.
Tuition Fee: €5 to be paid on night one.
Start Date: 5th May 2022
End Date: 7th July 2022
ENROLMENT DEADLINE: Friday 15th April 2022 – 5:30pm
|W1: The Drag Herstory of Cork & Ireland – Konrad Im|
|W2: Acting & Comedy Tutorials – Angela Newman|
|W3: Make-Up for Drag Theory – Liam Bee (Liam Kelleher)|
|W4: Hair for Drag Demo & Tutorials – Letycha Le’Synn (Aaron Nation)|
|W5: Drag Outfit Styling, Introduction to Sewing – Joan Hickson|
|W6: Drag Persona/Character Development – TBC|
|W7: Choreography and Movement for Drag – Phil O’Callaghan|
|W8: Lip-Sync and Hosting Tutorials – Candy Warhol (Evin Dennehy)|
|W9: Rehearsal Week|
|W10: Drag-uation and End of Term Performance Night|