SHOUT 17 - Drag Becomes Him 12

To accompany drag superstar Jinkx Monsoon's arrival in Birmingham with her show 'The Vaudevillians', join SHOUT and the Electric Cinema for a rare screening of the intimate documentary Drag Becomes Him prior to the evening performances.

Drag Becomes Him provides an intimate glimpse inside the life of internationally acclaimed drag performer Jinkx Monsoon. This raw and affectionate film follows the passionate pursuits that transformed a working class boy in a struggling family to an illustrious performer on a global stage.

Drag Becomes Him follows Jinkx’s trajectory from a small stage in Portland, Oregon through a growing career in Seattle to the relinquishing of the crown one year after winning RuPaul’s Drag Race.

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