Join us for Shut Up & King's first Edinburgh in-person workshop with Scotland's ‘oldest’ drag kings - Leither Phil Herrin (oldest in kinging experience) and Glasgow's Dorian T. Fisk (oldest in age 😜)!
In Drag King 101 you will learn everything you need to know about being a drag king, including:
* Drag King culture & history
* Face contouring & highlighting
* Faking the facial hair
* Creating a bare chest illusion
* Body language & movement
* No penis, no problem!
* Tips for creating a unique stage persona
This is an interactive workshop focussing on the performance of masculinity and open to people of any gender. Ticket holders will receive a list of optional makeup and materials to prepare. There will be live demonstrations and DIY activities - full participation is highly encouraged but not mandatory.
Location: Duncan Place, 4 Duncan Place, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 8HW
GOT AN EVENT TO SHARE? It's free to post your events on What's On Edinburgh, click here to find out more!Want to be the first to hear about what's happening in Edinburgh? Just hit 'Like' on our Facebook page, join the What's On Scotland Facebook Group and 'Follow' on our Twitter account and you're all set!
Where possible we will update our listings to notify of cancelled, postponed and rescheduled events, however we STRONGLY ADVISE that you check with the venue/organiser in the first instance for updates.All information (whether in text or photographs) is supplied in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.
Join Myriad Studio on 24th January for this messy, creative, relaxing and wonderful workshop creating beautiful marbling!
Trash-Hack is a 1.5-day workshop for both experienced and emerging puppeteers with the inimitable Chris Pirie of leading UK puppetry company Green Ginger.
These 90 minute classes run by Greens Holistic Therapies consisting of postural energetics and relaxing meditation followed by a sound and gong bath.
This evening sewing course has everything you need to learn to successfully and confidently set up a sewing machine and start sewing - plus make yourself a cushion cover with your new found skills!