Troupe of acclaimed drag stars twist pop culture in this long-running series of cult hit comic extravaganzas.
Friday nights at Laurie Beechman Theatre
The Laurie Beechman Theater continues its long-running late night spectacle DISTORTED DIZNEE. Performances run select Friday nights at The Laurie Beechman Theater inside West Bank Cafe at 407 West 42nd Street -- at Ninth Avenue, accessible from the A,C,E,N,R,V,F,1,2 & 3 trains at 42nd Street). Tickets are $22 (plus a $20 food/drink minimum). To purchase tickets, call 212-352-3101 or www.SpinCycleNYC.com.
DISTORTED DIZNEE is an outrageous Las Vegas-style parody revue of some of America's most beloved animated classics. Come be Part of Our World as a troupe of fabulous drag queens takes you on a twisted -- and very adult -- journey, catapulting you back to your childhood into a Magical Kingdom where dreams come true. This ever-evolving 75-minute non-stop extravaganza features high-energy dance numbers, comedy, dazzling costumes and lip-syncing "ladies"-- with a bit of Cher, Patti LuPone, Idina Menzel and Rihanna thrown in for good measure!
Upcoming performances are:
• Friday, February 24 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE
• Friday, March 10 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE (5th Anniversary show!)
• Friday, March 31 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE
• Friday, April 14 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE
• Friday, April 28 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE
• Friday, May 12 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE
• Friday, May 26 @ 10pm -- DISTORTED DIZNEE
The DISTORTED DRAG show series began in March 2012 with the premiere of DISTORTED DIZNEE. After gaining a cult following, it spawned the holiday-themed DISTORTED KRISTMESS, as well as the Great White Way parody DISTORTED BROADWAY, the Silver Screen-themed DISTORTED HOLLYWOOD, the Gay Pride extravaganza DISTORTED PRIDE, DISTORTED VALENTINES and DISTORTED HALLOWEEN. In addition to current performers Holly Dae, Bootsie LeFaris, Pixie Aventura, Monet X. Change and Brenda Dharling, past Distorted Drag performers include Dallas DuBois, Bob The Drag Queen, Sutton Lee Seymour, Shenea DeDranke, Fifi DuBois, and Tina Burner.