Stars of RuPaul's Drag Race touring the UK in 2018

Stars of RuPaul's Drag Race touring the UK in 2018

Latrice Royale

Adore Delano, Courtney Act, Latrice Royale and the Queens Werq The World Tour take to UK stages

After nine seasons of RuPaul's Drag Race and three of All Stars there are so many iconic queens we'd like to sashay across the pond to sing, lip sync, death drop and spill the t on their fellow contestants. Thankfully the UK drag calendar is stacking up. We take a look ahead to the queens performing solo, and as part of mixed bills, in the UK this year.

Alyssa Edwards
You know you're a seriously memorable queen when not one but two contestants choose to impersonate you in snatch game: both Violet Chachki and Aja tried to emulate Alyssa Edwards' iconic facial expressions and tongue pops in their respective seasons. In March the real thing brings her Secret is Out tour to the UK, with nine dates across Scotland, England and Wales. Expect some seriously sickening dance moves and zero back rolls.
Touring Mar

The Twisted Circus
Klub Kids present a selection of RuPaul's Drag Race stars for a night of sickening lip-syncing, dancing and circus performance. Kicking off in London at the end of March the tour stops in Birmingham, Manchester, Cardiff, Newcastle and Glasgow. Queens taking to the stage include Chad Michaels, Milk, Kim Chi, Amanda Lepore, Violet Chachki, and from season 9 Farrah Moan and Shea Coulee.
Touring Mar & Apr

Sharon Needles
Everyone's favourite blood-spewing queen and the winner of season four brings her Battle Axe tour to Newcastle, Birmingham, London, Cardiff, Glasgow and Manchester in April. Battle Axe is Sharon Needles' third full album. You can also catch the spooky queen as part of May Queens Werq The World Tour and October's Heels of Hell tour.
Touring Apr

Adore Delano
She didn't know how to sew or cinch when she started season six but Adore charmed her way to the final three of season six. Haven't already reached the semi finals of the seventh season of American Idol, as Danny Noriega, Adore Delano continues her singing career, performing a soundtrack of raunchy electro pop with a live band.
Touring May

Latrice Royale
She is large and in charge, chunky yet funky. She's Latrice Royale and she's visiting four UK venues in May as part of her Here's To Life tour. A fan favourite from season four and the winner of that season's Miss Congeniality Latrice brings fierceness to Leeds, Birmingham, Aberdeen and Falkirk. If those locations don't suit she's part of the both the Queens Werq The World Tour and Heels of Hell.
Touring May

RuPaul's Drag Race: Queens Werq The World Tour
Drag queens are taking on the world! This extensive tour stops off in the UK in May, with Drag Race judge and straight-talker Michelle Visage on hosting duties. The lineup varies throughout the tour but the UK can look forward to Kim Chi, Latrice Royale, Shangela, Sharon Needles, Violet Chachki and Valentina, plus a surprise guest from the all new 10th season.
Touring May

RuPaul's Drag Race: Werq The World Tour 2018

Courtney Act
Originally from Australia Courtney Act has been keeping UK fans happy of late with a show at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe, winning Celebrity Big Brother 2018 [https://www.list.co.uk/article/98593-how-courtney-act-in-the-celebrity-big-brother-house-is-shifting-the-public-mindset-on-gender-and-sexuality/] and a short post-CBB tour. If you want more of the talented singer, who made the top three in season six of Drag Race then she's bringing her new tour, Under the Covers, to the UK in June, with dates in Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham and London.
Touring Jun

Bianca Del Rio
Comedy queen and winner of season six Bianca Del Rio brings her razor tongued wit back to the UK for a tour of theatres this July. Known for her elaborate eye make-up and lethal putdowns (Not today, Satan) Bianca Del Rio performs stand-up across ten dates in the UK with her new show Blame it on Bianca Del Rio. Tickets have been on sale since last September, so don't dither.
Touring Jul

Heels of Hell
Last year's Heels of Hell tour sold out so they're bringing it back for 2018. Sharon Needles is on board once again, it is a Halloween tour after all. Joining her are Alaska Thunderfuck, Jinkx Monsoon, Willam, Latrice Royale, Ivy Winters (bet you read it in RuPaul's voice) and Aja. The tour stops in Newcastle, Birmingham, London, Manchester and Glasgow.
Touring Oct

Who to look out for?
There's a richness of queens appearing across the UK but we want more. On the list of our 'queens to see' are; Peppermint, named the 'lip sync assassin' in season nine of RuPaul's Drag Race; Bob the Drag Queen, winner of season nine who will hopefully be walking purse-first into a UK club sometimes soon; and Trixie Mattel, with a successful country music album behind her she's been tipped as the frontrunner of All Stars 3.

Bianca Del Rio

Drag superstar Bianca Del Rio brings her razor-tongued wit and fabulous eye make-up on a UK tour.

Belfast Waterfront

Sat 4 Aug

£38.50 / 028 9033 4400

Brighton Centre

Sat 28 Jul

£35 / 0844 847 1515

Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London W6

Tue 17 Jul

£36.50 / 0844 249 4300

Fri 27 Jul

£36.50 / 0844 249 4300

Sun 29 Jul

£36.50 / 0844 249 4300

Also at:

Courtney Act: Under the Covers

Former RuPaul's Drag Race runner-up and star of Celebrity Big Brother performs live ahead of her Under the Covers tour in Australia.

Mandela Hall, Belfast

Wed 1 Aug

£20 18+ / 028 9097 3726

Queen's University Students' Union, Belfast

Wed 1 Aug

£20 / 02890 973726

  • 19:30

Rialto Reborn, Coventry

Sat 25 Aug

£30.80 / 02476 601 000

Heels Of Hell Tour

A drag queen extravaganza with Sharon Needles, Alaska Thunderfvck, Jinkx Monsoon, Willam, Latrice Royal, Ivy Winters and Aja.

O2 Academy Birmingham

Wed 24 Oct

£40 / 0121 622 8250

O2 Academy Glasgow

Mon 29 Oct

£35 / 0844 477 2000

O2 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tue 23 Oct

£35 / 0844 477 2000

Also at:

Latrice Royale: Here’s To Life

An evening of stories and song from the former star of RuPaul's Drag Race season four.

Assembly, Aberdeen

Fri 3 Aug

£22 / 01224 633336

Sat 25 Aug

£22 / 01224 633336

The Clapham Grand, London SW11

Wed 1 Aug

£22 / 020 7223 6523

Mon 20 Aug

£22 / 020 7223 6523

The Comedy Store Manchester

Mon 6 Aug

£22 / 0870 593 2932

Tue 28 Aug

£22 / 0870 593 2932

Also at:

Sharon Needles: Battle Axe

Former star of RuPaul's Drag Race season four, known for her spooky aesthetic.

The Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

Sat 28 Jul

£25 / 0845 413 4444

  • 18:30

RuPaul's Drag Race: Queens Werq The World Tour

Michelle Visage hosts performances by Kim Chi, Latrice Royale, Shangela, Sharon Needles, Violet Chachki and Valentina, plus a surprise guest from the all new 10th season.

Adore Delano

American singer-songwriter, notable for reaching the semi finals of the seventh season of American Idol and getting to the final three in RuPaul's Drag Race season six, goes all out with a soundtrack of raunchy electro pop.

Alyssa Edwards: The Secret Is Out

RuPaul's Drag Race fan favourite presents a night of sickening performance.

The Twisted Circus

Klub Kids present a selection of RuPaul's Drag Race stars, including Chad Michaels, Milk, Kim Chi, Shea Coulee, Amanda Lepore, Farrah Moan and Violet Chachki.

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