VICE Asia Pacific

Finding Family in Bangkok’s Rising Drag Scene

Two seasons in, Drag Race Thailand has catapulted the art form into mainstream consciousness across the region. In this doc, we explore what it takes to find family in the drag scene in Bangkok and meet many veterans and up and coming stars.
Self Portraits

Pabllo Vittar Draws a Self Portrait

Pabllo Vittar draws her first self portrait.
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That Time Ruby Fox Landed a Split from a Second Story Building in Heels

Drag queen Ruby Fox tells us about her craziest moment performing in drag when she jumped off of a two-story building.
I've Never Had A

Honey & Shuga from RuPaul's Drag Race Play, I've Never Had A...

Welcome to I’ve Never Had A…, where visiting celebrities try food they’ve never had before. In this pilot episode, drag queens Honey Davenport and Shuga Cain from RuPaul’s Drag Race, Season 11 stop by the MUNCHIES Test Kitchen.
Daily VICE

Defining the Dip: Ballroom's Infamous Move

Dips are an essential element of voguing, a style of dance born out of Harlem's underground ballroom scene. We went to a ball in Toronto and asked Pose actress Dominique Jackson and others what makes great dip.
Daily VICE

What Trixie and Katya's Breakup Would Look Like

In this bonus scene from The Trixie & Katya Show, the unimaginable comes true when the queens break up. The Trixie & Katya Show is available on Crave.
Daily VICE

What It Costs to Be a Full-Time Drag Queen

Baby Bel Bel is one of the Toronto drag scene's hardest-working queens. From wigs to hip pads, he showed us the costs and benefits of being a full-time drag performer.

HIV Crisis on the Texas-Mexico Border

We went to a Texas border town battling a major HIV epidemic to meet a community of drag queens fighting to raise awareness about the virus.
VICE Shorties

The Queens of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Talk About Identity and Sexuality

They told us everything from whether their drag personas are a part of their sex lives to how the perception of queens in gay culture has changed over time.
VICE Shorties

The Queens from 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Open Up About Their Sex Lives

The queens dished on everything from douching to what they wish hadn't been left out of sex ed.

Inside China's Thriving Drag Queen Culture

VICE met up with a pair of drag queens from Beijing as they prepared for a major ball in Shanghai, following along before they hit the stage for a competition with dozens of other queens.
Daily VICE

Fine Dining with an Activist Drag Queen

Mikiki is an artist, activist, drag queen and chef. Their love of cooking intersects with their love of performance at an annual pop-up dinner. We met them before the event to find out how their politics makes its way into the meal.