“Drag Becomes” Heklina Who Plays It “Straight” In Peaches Christ Production

By Kevin M. Thomas, @ReelKev   I think something happened to Heklina when she was on her Queens Overboard cruise with Peaches Christ.   She’s back – but she’ll be playing a man. Has this become a topsy-turvy world? Heklina is so popular and famous in drag that one would never think she’d take on […] Click to read more »

Broadway Season Comes Early – But to San Francisco by Kevin M. Thomas

While the Big Apple won’t heat up until the spring amidst several new live shows, San Francisco is off to a head start with warm weather and a lot of shows that seem like they were taken from Broadway. “Sister Act,” the classic Whoopi Goldberg comedy partially filmed in the City, will get a drag make […] Click to read more »

Peaches Christ Brings “Family Values” to Castro With “RuPaul Drag Race” Winners

by Kevin M. Thomas Peaches Christ has spoofed and screened really bad movies for years. In her pre-show, she manages to satirize the original, while showing her love for theatre and the movies.  It’s no wonder her children of the popcorn have followed her for almost two decades. She can entertain.  The last few years she’s been […] Click to read more »

Peaches Christ Reminds Us “Whatever Happened to Bianca del Rio?” and Other Child Stars by Kevin M. Thomas

October is shaping up to be a salute to Bette Davis of sorts. Later in the month, the drag version of “Hush Hush Sweet Charlotte” makes its premiere at the Castro. But before then, Peaches Christ will put her spin on the Davis classic “Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?” on Saturday, Oct. 3 at 3pm […] Click to read more »

Christ, Cher and Coco Make a Spoofy Drag Screening of “Witches” Fun with a Cherry on Top by Kevin M. Thomas

When a classic movie comes to the Castro and famous drag queens are set to arrive in San Francisco, it can mean only one thing€“ Peaches Christ is doing a screening. The popular SF drag queen and her ‘€œchildren of the popcorn’ are in for another treat March 21 as Christ takes on  “The Witches […] Click to read more »

Peaches Christ and Lady Bear Drag Up Sci-Fi Flick in SF Spoof by Kevin M. Thomas

After a very successful UK tour, drag goddess Peaches Christ brings her spoofy “Bear-barella” to San Francisco at the exciting new Club Oasis Feb. 26-28. Christ is excited to make her Oasis debut as she’s been looking for a more intimate venue for quite some time. She still has lots of projects for the larger  […] Click to read more »

Powerhouse Names like Margaret Cho, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kevin Pollak, Natasha Lyonne, Julie Brown and Kevin McDonald Top the 14th Year of Sketchfest in San Francisco By Kevin M. Thomas

SF Sketchfest celebrates its 14th year in San Francisco with a program of known headliners, up-and-comers and movie and stage plays – all to get to your funny bone with shows at over a dozen San Francisco venues through Feb. 8. Besides having reunions from TV shows of the past like  “News Radio”, there’s also […] Click to read more »

Theatre Bay Area is So Gay this Fall! by Kevin M. Thomas

There is a lot of progressive and independent shows that have a gay twist or theme. Heck, even the big Broadway shows like “Kinky Boots” have a GLBT theme this season. Left Coast Theatre Company is continuing their semi-annual collection of short gay plays. This season’s collection of shorts is “Shock & Awww,” playing at […] Click to read more »

“Showgirls” Grinds On: Peaches Christ Brings The Classically Bad Movie Back to San Francisco August 23rd by Kevin M. Thomas

Peaches Christ has screened “Showgirls,” the worst reviewed movie of all time, every summer for 17 years in San Francisco. Her annual summer midnight screenings may have been spread out through the year with Christ offering up different movies to every season. But one has remained the same: the god-awful “Showgirls.” Every year, Peaches Christ […] Click to read more »

Peaches Christ Keeps Busy Beyond “Nine to Five” by Kevin M. Thomas

Joshua Grannell’s drag persona Peaches Christ has been in so many “trans”ed” up productions that her resume is as impressive as anyone on the stage today. “Showgirls,” “Mommie Dearest,” “Grey Gardens,” “Carrie,” “Silence of the Lambs,” “Death Becomes Her” and even “Xanadu” have all been camped up and brought to life on stage. With excitement surrounding every […] Click to read more »