I was at Heels of Hell in The Olympia on Monday night (October 23rd). The show featured a slew of RuPaul’s Drag Race queens (Sharon Needles, Alaska, Courtney Act, Willam, Jinkx Monsoon, Trixie Mattel) and was co-hosted by Bingo regular Victoria Secret. I had met most of the girls before and I got to hang with them at the after-party, which was at The George. The place was mobbed so the gang hid backstage in the Green Room, which was fabulously gatecrashed by Wicked star Kristen Chenowith who was in Dublin for an event at Trinity College. It was all a bit much for a school night!
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I was a guest on TV3’s Six O’Clock show on Friday. You can watch back on the TV3 player here (for as long as the link works). I spoke about how I’ve been performing as Shirley Temple Bar for twenty years, becoming ‘myself’ on Telly Bingo and how I worked with Arcade Fire on their last album. I also ate a walnut, which got lodged in my crooked teeth.
I showed up on Thursday to cheer on Brendan and Sonya as they unveiled their new Autumn Winter 2017 collection for Lennon Courtney. Continue reading “Lennon Courtney: Autumn Winter is Coming”
Facebook Live, Tuesday 4 July 2017
I was a guest on Brendan Courtney’s Feed yesterday. Feed is Brendan’s Facebook Live project where he invites guests to his house for a chat and a cookery demo. You have to make something in 15 minutes using up to 5 ingredients. I made Prawns al Pil Pil, which is one of my favourite Spanish holiday dishes. Continue reading “Interview: Brendan Courtney’s Feed”