Recent headlines about all-ages drag shows can obscure the art form and its rich history – twitchy.com

Recent headlines about all-ages drag shows can obscure the art form and its rich history – twitchy.com

Here’s the thing about drag shows: We don’t deny that they have a rich history. That rich history traditionally took place in gay nightclubs, not elementary school libraries. Recent headlines about disruptions of drag events (we haven’t seen any disrupted) concern such things as “all-ages” or “family-friendly” drag shows that encourage participation from not just…