Drag Queens

A drag queen is an individual, generally male, who uses drag attire and cosmetics to mimic and frequently overstate female sex signifies and sexual orientation jobs for amusement purposes. Verifiable, most drag queens have been men dressing as ladies.

The starting point of the term drag is uncertain the main recorded utilisation of drag in reference to entertainers wearing ladies’ attire is from 1870. For a lot of history, drag sovereigns were men, however in increasingly current occasions, cisgender and trans ladies, just as non-double individuals, additionally proceed as drag queens. Psychology Today expressed that drag sovereigns are “most commonly gay cisgender men (however there are many drag sovereigns of differing sexual directions and sex identities)”. Examples of trans female drag sovereigns, once in a while called trans queens, incorporate Monica Beverly Hillz and Peppermint. Cisgender female drag sovereigns are at times called fake sovereigns or bioqueens, however the two terms are dangerous: fake conveys the meaning that the drag is phony, and the utilisation of bioqueen solely for cisgender females is a misnomer since trans female sovereigns likewise have female bodies. Drag sovereigns’ partners are drag rulers: entertainers, typically ladies, who dress in exaggeratedly manly garments. Trans men who dress like drag rulers are in some cases named trans rulers.

In the late 1800s to the mid-1900s, emulate ladies turned into a well known type of female pantomime in Europe. This was the primary time of female pantomime in Europe to utilise satire as a component of the exhibition, appearing differently in relation to the genuine Shakespearean catastrophes and Italian operas. The woman turned into a stock character with a scope of frames of mind from “charwoman” to “grande lady” that essentially was utilised for improvisation. The most acclaimed and effective emulate lady was Dan Leno. After World War I and World War II, the theatre and motion picture scenes were changing, and the utilisation of emulate women declined.

There is a lot of drag queen around the world such as Rupaul and she is the owner f the TV show “Rupual Drag Race” , Bianca Del Rio, Adore Delano, Violet Chachki, Sasha velour, Lady Bunny ETC.

Resources : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drag_queen





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