Hairspray Drag Show Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Raleigh
Hairspray Drag Show Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Raleigh
Hairspray Drag Show
$12  .  Past

Hairspray Drag Show

$12  .  Past

Part of Raleigh's Pride Month celebrations, this screening of Hairspray will be taken to the next level with a live drag performance from House of Vein!

"Featuring a live, in theater drag performance brought to you by House of Vein!

Presented in partnership with Raleigh Pride, a month-long, city-wide celebration dedicated to highlighting diverse events that contribute to the texture of our LGBTQ+ community.

Waters and Divine scored their biggest commercial success with this high trash, pop art musical satire. In 1960s Baltimore—in which the bouffant rules and every week a new dance craze is launched—overweight teen Tracy Turnblad becomes a local dancing sensation on The Corny Collins Show—and uses her newfound celebrity to become a crusader for civil rights. As Tracy's mother, Divine (in his final film) steals the whole glorious, retro-schlock shebang. "When she's onscreen, the movie has something like the lunacy of a W. C. Fields in drag," wrote Pauline Kael."

Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh and Raleigh Pride

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Raleigh
2116 New Bern Ave #D
Raleigh, NC 27610
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Friday, June 7th, 11:00p - 1:00a
$12
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