Bistrotheque's Annual Drag Ball
B.A.D BALL 3 - ROYAL OPERA HOUSE - 6 SEPTEMBER 2009
A Ball is a fashion event like no other. May the best House win!
Bistrotheque Annual Drag Ball 3 will form the finale to Jonny Woo's Ballo in Mascara this Sunday, a hurricane of a programme, held in the sumptuous surroundings of Covent Garden's Royal Opera House, and The Judges are:
Ben Reardon Editor i-D Magazine
The Real Queen of England Jodie Harsh
Professor Louise Wilson OBE Central St Martins
Lulu Kennedy Founder Fashion East
Retail Consultant and TV Guru Mary Portas
Gallerist Maureen Paley
**HEAD JUDGE** Roy Horse Meat Disco's very own superstar
Each house will take part in categories that include: International Diva in a leading role (throwing a strop), London Fashionista at the Opera, Pushy Mother with kids at a ballet audition, and more; haute couture, fashion, fantasy, and fizz on every level, with contestants arriving onto the runway by escalator, and M.A.C Cosmetics providing make up teams and expertise backstage.
Bourgeois and Maurice, Scottee, Dickie Beau, La John Joseph, Russella, Holestar, Fancy Chance, Dusty Limits, Timberlina and of course Jonny Woo, all of whom have germinated from Bistrotheque's revolutionary cabaret arm, will form the evening's showcase. Entertainment at Bistrotheque has become a benchmark in the world of cabaret and alternative theatre, and continues to attract and nurture more performers from the UK and overseas.