WATCH: Memoirs of the Atlanta Drag Scene

Legendary drag photographer Just Toby reads one of his recent articles he wrote for the Georgia Voice, Memoirs of the Atlanta Drag Scene, all about the different drag styles, performers, and scenes you can find...

A History of Atlanta Drag Bars

In Atlanta these days, it's fairly easy to find a gay bar that has some sort of drag show or competition at least once a week. The success of RuPaul's Drag Race has made the art form even more mainstream and ma...

Drag in the Age of COVID-19

For many local drag queens, this spring was the last time they performed in front of a crowded audience. No one would ever have expected that the much-loved and entertaining drag queen performances would ever s...

Not Just Entertainment: Drag as Community Activism

Drag performers have always been mixing art with the cause of creating a better world. Atlanta is, of course, the drag capital of the southeastern United States, with a drag scene that is rivaled only by cit...

Memoirs of the Atlanta Drag Scene

When Georgia Voice reached out to me to write about the Atlanta drag scene, my first thought was “OMG, that’s a lot, and how much space can I get?” We live in a city that has an extraordinary amount of talent a...

The Business of Drag

Many people do not think twice about drag as a business. In reality, drag has become a multimillion-dollar industry during the past decade, largely due to the influence of the popular VH1 show RuPaul's Drag Rac...

For the Love of Drag

The drag scene in Atlanta is like no other, and when I was asked to be a guest editor for Georgia Voice for its drag issue, I was beyond excited! If you are not familiar with me, let me begin by saying, HEY GIR...

The Jingle Belles of LIPS

Lips, Atlanta’s ultimate drag show palace, is celebrating five fabulous years this Christmas with a brand new "Holiday Spectacular Show." The merry mayhem takes place every Wednesday at 7:30pm through the month...