Wigstock: The Movie
Dir: Barry Shills, USA, 1995, 85 mins
| Downstairs Film Club: Summer Camp |
Special FREE screening of NewFest 1995’s Opening Night Film
Dive back into the 90s with this outrageous, star-studded documentary and groundbreaking concert film that celebrates & examines the annual Wigstock drag queen ball held in New York City every Labor Day weekend. Come for the wigs, and stay for nostalgic views of Tompkins Square Park! Featuring The “Lady” Bunny, RuPaul, Alexis Arquette, Lypsinka, Mistress Formica, Crystal Waters, Deee-Lite, Jackie Beat, John Kelly, and The Dueling Bankheads.
7:00PM: Doors Open 7:30PM: Film Begins
Free RSVP encouraged but not required. Seating is first come first served.
Beers & Queers deal: if you’re 21 or older, you can get two beers and a small popcorn for $10 from The Breslin Bar at Liberty Hall.
Co-Presented with Ace Hotel New York