Award-winning cabaret performer and 92NY School of Music faculty member Michael Kirk Lane welcomes fan favorite Ginger Minj (RuPaul’s Drag Race) to his 92NY online series, “Cabaret Conversations” Monday, November 20 (7-8:30 pm ET; from $20). Minj joins the ranks of Lane’s iconic past guests including Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Joe Iconis, and more who have shared stories of behind-the-scenes and onstage antics along with meaningful insights about their artistic process. Viewers can also participate in a live Q&A with the stars.
Ginger Minj splashed onto the global stage as a finalist on RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7. As a fan favorite and triple threat she was invited back for Drag Race All Stars 2 and made it to the top 3 of All Stars 6. She has starred in the Anne Fletcher helmed Dumplin’ for Netflix alongside Jennifer Aniston and Dove Cameron, in the Netflix series AJ & The Queen, and most recently in the Disney+ Original Movie, Hocus Pocus 2. When she is not touring the world, appearing in movies, performing live theatrical shows, or being nominated for two Manhattan Association of Cabaret Awards, Ginger can be heard on her three studio albums, Sweet T, Gummybear, and her newest EP, Double Wide Diva! Her newest production is a tell-all, cookbook, lifestyle manual, Southern Fried Sass: A Queen’s Guide to Cooking, Decorating, and Living Just a Little “Extra.”
Previous sessions are still available to watch on demand here.
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