Provincetown Drag Shows

Provincetown Drag Shows

Summer 2018 will bring a host of your favorite drag queens and their shows.

We’ve grouped performers by those with summer run shows followed by those who are appearing for limited performances.

About Drag Styles

The 11 Most Common Drag StyleQueerty
Style of DragHuffington Post
Exploring the 2,500 Year History of DragHiskind.com
Beyond the Drag Event HorizonNew York Times

Summer Run Performances

Showgirls Provincetown

Showgirls

This iconic show is a mashup of a weekly talent show, your favorite queens, celebrity guest stars, and every level of camp.

Contestants vie for a $500 CASH prize, and some lucky audience are treated to giveaways from local businesses.

When: Monday nights at 9 pm – through Monday, 9/10/18

Where: A-House, 6 Masonic Place | Directions

Cost: TBA. Purchase in advance at The House of LaRue, 244 Commercial St. (Directions). You can also purchase at the door – if tickets are still available!

Raja Gawdess Provincetown

Raja

Who: Raja, winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3, returns to Provincetown for a summer run! Exotic and edgy, Raja’s show is a must for drag enthusiasts and fashionistas alike.

When: Wed – Sun, beginning 6/21 – 9/2; Showtimes vary – see schedule

Where: Post Office Cabaret, 303 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $30; VIP $40 | Buy Tickets

Miss Richfield 1981 Provincetown

Miss Richfield 1981, Born Again

Who: Provincetown’s best selling act, Miss Richfield 1981, returns to Provincetown at the Pilgrim House, located at the Sage Inn & Lounge.

Known for her unique take on audience participation, and comedic songs and videos, Miss Richfield new show is titled Born Again. Miss Richfield 1981 writes about her new show: “In this divided world, I’m finding new religion to bring us all together. Will you join me on my journey this year?

When: Showtime is 8:30 pm.

  • June: Fridays & Saturdays
  • July – Labor Day: Wed – Sun. No show Wed, July 4. 
  • Sept: Fri, 9/7 and Thu, 9/13 – Sat, 9/15

Where: Pilgrim House Provincetown, 336 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: General Admission $30; VIP $40 | Buy Tickets

Miss Richfield 1981: Website | Facebook

Jinkx Monsoon Provincetown

Jinkx Monsoon with Major Scales, Beach City Bimbo

Who: Jinkx Monsoon returns to The Art House Provincetown with her accompanist, Major Scales in their new show Beach City Bimbo. Jerick Hoffer gained national attention for his overbearing and impudent persona, known as Jinkx Monsoon on season five of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

When: Sat – Mon at 9 pm; Beginning Sun, 6/24 – Sun, 9/9, with a few exceptions. Check schedule for all performance dates.

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Map

Cost: $30.00; VIP: $40.00 & $75.00 | Buy Tickets

Read a recent Huffpost profile about Jinkx.

Follow Jinkx: Website | Facebook | Instagram

Dina Martina

Dina Martina, Creme de la Dregs

Who: Dina Martina is back in Provincetown this summer at the Crown & Anchor with her new show, Creme de la Dregs. Dina Martina’s shows are a mash-up of live singing, outrageous costumes, and hilarious video montages. It’s a high camp drag show not to miss! The Atlantic called Dina a “comic genius”.

When:

  • June 14 – Sept 2: Thursdays – Sundays at 8:30
  • Sept 7 – Sept 15: Fridays & Saturdays at 8:30

Where: Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $33.50 | Buy Tickets

Dina Martina: Website | Facebook

Trixie Mattel Provincetown

Trixie Mattel

Varla Jean Merman Provincetown

Varla Jean Merman, Under a Big Top

Who: Varla Jean Merman returns to The Art House  this summer with her new show Under a Big Top. Directed by Michael Schiralli and featuring accompanist Gerald Goode, Varla (Jeffery Roberson) and Jacques Lamarre wrote this new summer show. Be sure to buy your tickets in advance so you don’t miss out.

When: Tuesdays – Fridays, beginning Fri, 6/22 – Fri, 8/31; Showtimes at 8 pm. (No show Wed, July 4th)

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Directions

Cost: $35.00; VIP – $45.00 | Buy Tickets

Jimmy James Provincetown

Jimmy James, 35 Years of Voice

Who: Jimmy James returns to Provincetown – to the venue where it all started for him in 1986 – The Pilgrim House Showroom at Sage Inn & Lounge. Jimmy James is the Real Deal: Singer-songwriter, impressionist, performance artist and award-winning entertainer.

Jimmy’s new show, 35 Years of Voice, includes LIVE vocal impressions of classic and contemporary stars: Cher, Elvis, Adele, Stevie Nicks, Lana Del Ray, Liza Minnelli, Judy Garland, Bette Davis, Shirley Bassey, Diana Ross, Billie Holiday, Eartha Kitt and others.

When: Thu – Tue from 6/29 – 9/3. Most shows at 10 pm. No show, Thu, 8/16. Check schedule for complete schedule.

Where: Pilgrim House Provincetown, 336 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $30.00 General Admission; $40.00 VIP | Buy Ticket

Illusions Drag Revue

Illusions

Provincetown’s first ladies of high drag, Tisch DeWilliams and Billie Jean, combine glamour, comedy, and amazing songs in a Las Vegas-style drag revue.

When: Dates & times vary. See schedule at Crown’s website.

  • Weekends in June
  • July & Aug
  • Weekends through mid-September

Where: Crown Cabaret at the Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $28.50 | Buy Tickets

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Ben DeLaCreme Provincetown

Ben DeLaCreme, Inferno a Go-Go

Ben DeLaCreme, a contestant on Season 6 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, comes to the Crown & Anchor for a summer run with his show Inferno a Go-Go. Ben is known for her solo shows Terminally Delightful and Cosmos, and as co-creator and host of burlesque revues Freedom Fantasia and Homo for the Holidays.

When: Wednesdays – Sundays, beginning Fri, 7/6 – Sat, 8/4

Where: Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $33.50 | Buy Tickets

Thirsty Burlington Provincetown

Thirsty Burlington, The Cher Show

Who: Just announced – Provincetown’s local Drag legend Thirsty Burlington will be performing her “Cher Show” this summer at the Crown and Anchor!

When: Wednesdays & Fridays 6/29 – 8/31 at 10 pm; Thursdays, 8/8 – 8/29 at 7 pm.

Where: Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $28.50 | Buy Tickets

Miss Conception Provincetown

Miss Conception, Forbidden Diznee

Who: Miss Conception – international Female Delusionist® – has been selling out around the world for the past 17 years with her one woman live singing shows. This summer “Miss C” brings her new show, Miss Conception’s Forbidden Diznee, to The Art House. The show features well-known story book character with a comedic twist that includes live vocals, dirty lyrics, dance and seven costume changes.

When: Saturdays through Tuesdays, beginning Sat, 6/30 – Tue, 9/4; Sat 9/8 & Sun, 9/9. All showtimes at 9:30

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Directions

Cost: $30 – $40 | Buy Tickets

Scarbie Lip-Schtick Provincetown

Lip-Schtick starring Scarbie

What: David Scarbie Mitchell stars in his long-running one-man show, Lip Schtick – One Boy’s Journey to Fabulous and Back!

When: Thu – Sun through 9/2. All showtimes 8:30 pm

Where: UU Meeting House, 236 Commercial St | Directions

Cost: $20.00 | Reservations

Scarbie’s Website

Jaymes Mansfield Provincetown

Jaymes Mansfield

Who: Known best for her stint on RuPaul’s Drag Race, Jaymes Mansfield has been entertaining folks with her parodies, puppets, and Youtube channel. Now she brings her brand of funny to the stage of Provincetown in her new show HerStory. Jaymes Mansfield will be joined on stage by – Madame!

When:

  • June: Fri & Sat, 6/15 – 6/30; Check schedule for showtimes (5:30 pm or 7 pm)
  • July & Aug: Thursdays – Mondays, 7/2 – 8/11 at 5:30 pm

Where: Pilgrim House Showroom, 336 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $20.00; VIP $30 (Rows 1 – 9) | Buy Tickets

2018 Special Limited Performances

Jackie Beat Provincetown
Photo Credit: Austin Young

Jackie Beat

Who: Drag superstar Jackie Beat has been entertaining audiences across the U.S. and in Europe for over 25 years with her razor-sharp comedy and hysterical song parodies. Jackie not only warps hits by Britney Spears, Madonna, Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera, Cher, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Mariah Carey and many others, but she flawlessly sings her twisted new versions live — hitting every last note.

When: Sat, 6/23 & Sun, 6/24 at 7 pm; Tue, 6/26 & Wed, 6/27 at 8:30 pm

Where: Post Office Cabaret, 303 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $30; VIP $40 | Buy Tickets

Candis Cayne Provincetown
Candis Cayne Provincetown

Candis Cayne, Hi Gorgeous

Who: Candis Cayne of “Dirty Sexy Money” and “ I Am Cait” fame brings her famed One Woman Show, “ Hi Gorgeous” to Provincetown for the very first time! Old school meets high glamour in this hair-flipping and high-kicking showcase of fabulousness.

When: Tue, 6/26 – Sun, 7/1 at 7 pm

Where: Post Office Cabaret, 303 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $30; VIP $40 | Buy Tickets

Maddelynn Hatter Crown & Anchor Provincetown

Maddelynn Hatter, Let’s go MaDd

Who: New York City’s Maddelynn Hatter returns to Provincetown for two shows during Independence Week. Her new show, Let’s go MaDd, is show to entertain. Maddelynn will also be co-hostess for the Independence Week Pool Parties.

When: Mon, 7/2 & Tues, 7/3 at 9 pm

Where: Cabaret, Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St.

Cost: $23.50 | Buy Tickets

Bianca Del Rio, Blame It on Bianca Del Rio!

Who: Bianca Del Rio returns to Provincetown Town Hall for one night performing her new show, Blame It on Bianca Del Rio! Bianca Del Rio is the alter ego of seasoned comic Roy Haylock and season 6 winner of RuPauls Drag Race. Bianca, who calls herself a clown in a gown, is known for her quick wit, foul mouth and unapologetic humor.

When: Mon, 7/9 at 8:30 pm

Where: Provincetown Town Hall, 254 Commercial St |  Directions

Cost: $50 – $150 | Buy Tickets

Chelsea Piers Provincetown
Chelsea Piers

Chelsea Piers, Are You There RU? It’s Me Chelsea

Who: Chelsea Piers finds herself dangerously close to missing the deadline to enter the upcoming RuPaul’s Drag Race. Chelsea scrambles to create an audition tape in front of a live audience. Interweaving stories and songs of life as an aspiring drag starlet, she checks off RuPaul’s list of video submission requirements. Come watch Chelsea as she races against the clock in her irrepressible pursuit of a shot at Reality TV infamy.

When: Mon, 7/16 at 8 pm

Where: Paramount at the Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: $28.50 & $38.50 | Buy Tickets

Deven Green Provincetown

Deven Green

Who: Live comedy performer and internet video sensation, Deven Green brings her show to Provincetown where she’ll sing her versions of songs from the 1920’s to today in her convivial music show – accompanying herself on her electric ukulele. From mash-ups to sing-a-longs to audience requests there is no genre she can’t tackle. The Las Vegas Beat wrote: This charming internet sensation is a human jukebox on a ukulele! You never know what she will say or play next. On top of it all this girl can sing!

When: Mon, 7/23 – Fri, 7/27 at 6:30 pm

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Directions

Cost: $25 & $40 for VIP | Buy Tickets

The Bitch is Back-Joe Posa as Joan Rivers

Joe Posa as Joan Rivers, The Bitch is Back

WhoJoe Posa, actor and female celebrity impersonator, his 90 tribute show to Joan Rivers: The Bitch is Back! Posa, Joan’s favorite impersonator, brilliantly recreates the comic legend’s look, mannerisms and comic energy.

When: Mon, 7/23 – Wed, 7/25 & Mon, 7/30 – Wed, 8/1 at 7 pm

Where: Pilgrim House Provincetown, 336 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: General Admission $30; VIP $40 |  Buy Tickets

Miss Coco Peru Provincetown

Miss Coco Peru, The Taming of Tension

Who: Miss Coco Peru performs her new show, “The Taming of the Tension”, for two week this summer at The Pilgrim House. It’s been a while since Coco came to Provincetown, so be sure to catch her as she “tames the tension” in these tense times.

In addition to her one-woman shows, Coco has appeared on a number of TV shows and specials: two stand-up comedy specials on LOGO – Wisecrack and Dragtastic, How I Met Your Mother, Arrested Development, Twins, Will and Grace, New York Undercover, Detroit 187, several Bravo reality shows, and in an Orbitz commercial that was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award.

When: Fri, 8/17 – Thu, 8/30; No show on Fri, 8/24

Mon & Tue showtimes at 8:30 pm; All other days at 10 pm. 

Where: Pilgrim House Provincetown, 336 Commercial St. | Directions

Cost: General Admission $30; Premium $40; VIP Meet & Greet $60

Bob The Drag Queen Provincetown

Bob The Drag Queen

Who: Bob The Drag Queen – a queen for the people – performs one show only Labor Day Weekend. Even before Bob won Season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, she was a well-known entertainer in New York City. Bob is currently starring in Tony Kushner’s Angels in America at Berkley Rep and working on a new filmed stand-up special titled A Queen for the People. Her previous special, Bob The Drag Queen: Suspiciously Large Woman, debuted on Logo.

When: Mon, 9/3; 8:30 pm

Where: Provincetown Town Hall, 254 Commercial St |  Directions

Cost: $50 – $150 | Buy Tickets