The Glorious Queens of Xxxmas have been thrown to the curb! Who will save them? Starring West Vargina (Heather María Ács) & Sequinette Jaynesfield, two of Brooklyn’s most fabulous queer femme drag queens. Follow them on instagram: @sequinette @heather_acs @femmepowerproductions Director: West Vargina (Heather Ács) & Sequinette Jaynesfield, 2017, USA, 3 min. Cinematography: dwm, Sound: Emma Rock, Editor: AJ Russo
Heather María Ács (West Vargina) is a performer, writer, filmmaker, drag queen, and cultural worker based in Brooklyn. Her work has been presented at festivals, theatres, galleries, conferences, and universities internationally. She is the Co-Director of Heels on Wheels, a queer femme-inine spectrum, all genders performance group, who tours annually and published the LAMBDA Literary Award-winning queer performance anthology, Glitter & Grit. heelsonwheelsroadshow.com www.heatheracs.com
Sequinette Jaynesfield Called a “Drag Impresario” by the New York TImes and a “Dolly Parton-esque beauty” by the Village Voice, Sequinette is one of the most stylized of New York City’s High Femme, costumed performers. Highlights of her career include being crowned Miss LEZ in Murray Hill’s queer beauty pageant, starring in Michelle Handelman’s film, “Dorian,” and winning the first ever Miss Drag Coney Island. She creates performances and installations of exquisite beauty and carefully wrought absurdity.