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.

For a complete list of all shows, concerts and theater productions, see out Shows & Entertainment page.

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

Raja Provincetown

Raja, Masque

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

When: Wed – Sun through 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: 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.

  • July – Labor Day: Wed – Sun
  • 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

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 through 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.

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: 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

Trixie Mattel Provincetown

Trixie Mattel, Skinny Legend

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 through Fri, 8/31; Showtimes at 8 pm.

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Directions

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

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: Advance purchase The House of LaRue, 244 Commercial St. (Directions). You can also purchase at the door – if available!

  • $30.00: General Admission
  • $50.00: Reserved seating front section
  • $100.00: Reserved seat rows 1 – 2
Jimmy James Provincetown

Jimmy James, Divas are Forever

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

Jimmy’s new show, Divas are Forever, 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 through 9/3. Most shows at 10 pm. No show, Thu, 8/16. See 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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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 through 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 – Tuesdays through 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: Thursdays – Mondays through 8/11 at 5:30 pm

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

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

Whining Varla Jean Merman Peaches Christ

The Whining, Varla Jean Merman and Peaches Christ

What: What happens when two veteran drag performers – played by Varla Jean Merman and Peaches Christ – decide to spend one hellacious winter in Provincetown?  Come see this world premiere of The Whining, a parody of Stephen King’s The Shining. Written by and starring Varla Jean Merman and Peaches Christ,

When: Fridays (9:30 pm) & Saturdays (7:30 pm) from Fri, 7/6 – Sat, 9/8

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Directions

Cost: Buy Tickets

  • General: $35.00
  • VIP: $45.00 (Rows 1 – 7)
Hocum Pokem Provincetown

Hocum Pokem: Peaches Christ, Jinkx Monsoon and Liza Lott

What: Hocum Pokem, written by and starring Peaches Christ, parodies the cult classic, Hocus Pocus. Hocum Pokem also stars Jinkx Monsoon and Liza Lott.

When: Every Wednesdays & Thursdays at 7:30 pm from Wed, 7/4 – Thu, 9/6

Where: The Art House, 214 Commercial Street | Directions

Cost: Buy Tickets

  • General: $30.00
  • VIP: $40.00; Rows 1 – 7
  • VIP Meet & Greet: $75; Rows 1 – 3 and meet & greet after show
Mona Mour Provincetown

Mona Mour, No Refunds

Who: Mona Mour stars in No Refunds!  This whirlwind show is a riotous combination of interactive film, live vocals, impeccable lip-sync, and hilarious original comedy… plus a very healthy dose of Mona’s signature “je ne sais quoi.”  Don’t miss your chance to see what has made Mona Mour a local legend and hometown favorite for nearly a decade.  Just remember, MONA MOUR: NO REFUNDS!

When: Thursdays through 9/6 at 10 pm

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

Cost: $28.50 | Buy Tickets

Limited Performances

Coco Peru

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