She's Back! Neil Patrick Harris to Appear as HEDWIG at Wigstock Drag Festival in New York City
Neil Patrick Harris has confirmed that he will be pulling the wig down from the shelf to bring his Tony Award-winning Hedwig, of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, to his revival of the legendary New York City tradition, WIGSTOCK!
He confirmed the news in an Instagram post this evening, while hyping all the special events for the day including drag, comedy, music, theatre, variety arts, wig cannons and more! Check out his video below.
The Tony Award-winning director of the acclaimed first Broadway production of Hedwig starring Harris, Michael Mayer, will direct the event.
WIGSTOCK, the legendary annual event that dominated drag culture from 1985 until 2003, is being relaunched Saturday, September 1, during Labor Day weekend by feisty festival founder Lady Bunny and yours truly! Get your tickets now! #LinkInBio
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