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Sun, May 19



Drag Academy: Costume Basics with Gila Moonstar

The third class of this 4 part series, Gila Moonstar, a seasoned performer will walk you through the art of costuming, earning you a spot in the first drag show of PRIDE month!

Drag Academy: Costume Basics with Gila Moonstar
Drag Academy: Costume Basics with Gila Moonstar

Time & Location

May 19, 2024, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Denver, 1800 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210, USA

About the event

Embark on a transformative journey with Drag Academy's Costume/Dress Basics, led by the renowned Gila Moonstar! This captivating class is a cornerstone of our four-part series, offering an immersive experience in the enchanting world of drag. Under Gila Moonstar's guidance, known for her glamorous and campy look, you'll explore the art of glamorous attire and self-expression.

Creative Expression: Discover the process of styling captivating costumes that embody your unique drag persona. Transforming some thrift treasures to tips and tricks of using a glue gun, Gila Moonstar will empower you to unleash your creativity and bring your vision to life.

Performance Opportunity: Enroll in this class or any others in the series to secure an exclusive spot in the highly anticipated drag showcase at the Sexploratorium on June 1st from 8-10pm. Hosted and headlined by our esteemed drag professors, including Gila Moonstar, this electrifying event promises mesmerizing performances and a celebration of self-expression.

Community Support: Invite your friends and family to join you at the showcase, where they can witness your transformation and cheer you on as you take the stage. Drag Academy fosters a supportive environment where everyone, regardless of experience level, is encouraged to learn, grow, and shine.

Are you ready to dive into the art of costume creation and unleash your inner star? Join us at Drag Academy and embark on a thrilling journey of self-expression, creativity, and glamour!

About Your Instructor: 


The glittery and gorgeous GLAMPSTRONAUT is finally here baby.

This cosmically creative queen is always serving you some sickening singing vocals, fabulous fun looks, and viciously versatile lipsync experiences!

Gila is an Indonesian-American Denver based drag queen that strives to serve top notch entertainment and excellence. Classically trained in music and theatre, Gila has been professionally performing on live stages all across the the globe land and sea. Gila was featured as a contestant on the 2023 Pride month all drag queen episode of NBC’s Weakest Link. She has also performed on a contract as the resident drag queen Diva on the Virgin Voyages ship the Valiant Lady cruising through the Mediterranean Sea spreading queer campy excellence the summer of 2023. Gila’s most recently highlight will be debuting with the Colorado Symphony and singing with RuPaul’s Drag Race Star Thorny Thor and the Thorchestra at Boettcher Concert Hall February 2024.


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