Drag King 101 with Phil Herrin and Dorian T. Fisk

Join us for Shut Up & King's first Edinburgh in-person workshop with Scotland's ‘oldest’ drag kings - Leither Phil Herrin and Glasgow's Dorian T. Fisk!

Drag King 101 with Phil Herrin and Dorian T. Fisk

About Drag King 101 with Phil Herrin and Dorian T. Fisk

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

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