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Aquaria and Jorgeous to Join RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE LIVE! Las Vegas at Flamingo Las Vegas

These stunning new additions will join current cast members Eureka O'Hara, Derrick Barry and more.

Aquaria and Jorgeous to Join RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE LIVE! Las Vegas at Flamingo Las Vegas

When RuPaul's Drag Race Live! returns on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, two new queens will be slaying the Flamingo Las Vegas stage - Season 10 winner Aquaria and fresh from Season 14, Jorgeous. In addition, Season 12 winner and All Stars Season 7's Jaida Essence Hall will make her much anticipated return to The Strip. These stunning new additions will join current cast members Eureka O'Hara, from Seasons 9 and 10 and All Stars Season 6, as well as HBO's We're Here, and two queens who have both performed in the show since it opened in January of 2020, Season 10's Asia O'Hara, and Derrick Barry from Season 8 and All Stars Season 5.

Additionally, tickets for performances of the most sickening eleganza extravaganza in Las Vegas herstory through the end of 2023 are on sale now.

From the creative team behind the Emmy® Award-winning series RuPaul's Drag Race, the critically acclaimed Las Vegas revue is everything you love about the TV show and then some. With over-the-top costumes, visually stunning sets and jaw-dropping performances, RuPaul's Drag Race Live! serves the audience a drag experience like they've never seen before. With a cast that rotates in and out throughout the year, audiences are guaranteed a different experience each night, with a fabulous show featuring six of your favorite RuPaul's Drag Race stars.

Since opening on January 29, 2020, more than 200,000 fans have made RuPaul's Drag Race Live! part of their Las Vegas experience. Over the course of 360 performances, the queens have sashayed down the runway 2,500 times, glued on more than 4,500 eyelashes, and strutted down 6,000 illuminated stairs in the show's finale. Other fierce facts include:

  • Derrick Barry has dropped from the ceiling 350 times, for a total of 12,250 vertical feet!
  • Asia O'Hara changes costumes 12 times in every show, totaling over 4,000 changes!
  • The Pit Crew tears off 30 white tank tops each week, totaling over 2,200 ripped tanks!
  • It takes a team of eight dressers to zip the queens into their costumes each night!
  • The wig department styles 20 wigs for every show, which is over 7,000 wigs styled!
  • It takes a crew of over 50 people execute the show each night!
  • With the exception of Seasons 2 and 13, queens from every season of RuPaul's Drag Race have appeared in RuPaul's Drag Race Live!
  • Season 11 has had the most representation in the Las Vegas show with five queens: Yvie Oddly, Vanessa "Vanjie" Mateo, Plastique Tiara, Kahanna Montrese and Silky Nutmeg Ganache.

RuPaul's Drag Race Live! performs Thursday through Monday at 9:30 p.m. Tickets start at $49, plus applicable tax and fees, and are available for purchase at ticketmaster.com/dragracevegas.

Directed by RuPaul and award-winning choreographer and filmmaker Jamal Sims, RuPaul's Drag Race Live! is produced by World of Wonder, the creative team behind RuPaul's Drag Race, with Voss Events. Original music for RuPaul's Drag Race Live! is written by RuPaul, RuPaul's Drag Race composer Leland and Tom Campbell, Chief Creative Officer at World of Wonder. The score includes RuPaul's hit songs from the past 14 seasons of Drag Race, plus original show-stopping numbers created especially for this residency.

ABOUT WORLD OF WONDER:

World of Wonder (WOW) has reshaped international pop culture, earning 28 Emmys, inspiring two Oscars, creating global network WOW Presents Plus across 190 territories, and bringing drag culture to the world stage via RuPaul's Drag Race and DragCon. WOW's pioneering television portfolio includes other smash-hit franchises like Million Dollar Listing. Their film division WOW Docs produces groundbreaking documentaries including Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures, Party Monster, and The Eyes of Tammy Faye. WOW also operates YouTube channel WOWPresents, music label World of Wonder Records, the WOW Podcast Network, and year-round international live events. Co-founders Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato have been profiled in Variety's Reality TV Impact Report. Honors for their trailblazing work include the IDA Pioneer Award, Realscreen's Global 100 list, and the OUT 100. In 2022, World of Wonder was ranked #2 among film and TV powerhouses in Fast Company's World's 50 Most Innovative Companies.

ABOUT LIVE NATION LAS VEGAS:

Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. Live Nation Las Vegas produces residency shows from Garth Brooks, Sting and Rod Stewart at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace; Maroon 5, Usher, Lady Gaga, Aerosmith and Bruno Mars at Dolby Live at Park MGM; The B-52s, ZZ TOP, Earth, Wind & Fire, FOREIGNER, STYX and Chicago at The Venetian Theatre at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas; Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino; and Santana at House of Blues. Live Nation Las Vegas also brings other world-famous artists to many of the city's other premier concert venues including Allegiant Stadium, T-Mobile Arena, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Michelob ULTRA Arena, the Pearl at Palms Casino Resort, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and more. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com. Find Live Nation Las Vegas on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on Twitter.

ABOUT FLAMINGO LAS VEGAS:

Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip for more than 75 years, Flamingo Las Vegas is a true desert oasis. The center-Strip resort features more than 3,500 guest rooms and suites, including the renovated Flamingo Rooms and Suites, as well as unique Bunk Bed Rooms and Suites. The historic hotel-casino is home to a sprawling 15-acre pool and wildlife habitat complete with waterfalls, mature island vegetation and tropical wildlife, distinctive pools including the adult GO Pool, and several outdoor wedding gardens. Flamingo Las Vegas offers a variety of dining options with eateries such as Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville and Mexican hot spot Carlos 'n Charlie's and the latest addition, vintage-inspired Bugsy & Meyer's Steakhouse. The resort also hosts an all-star line-up of entertainers including Piff The Magic Dragon, the late-night adult revue X Burlesque, RuPaul's Drag Race LIVE! Las Vegas, as well as Mr. Las Vegas, Wayne Newton. Flamingo Las Vegas features more than 93,000 square feet of casino space, including the Caesars Race & Sportsbook at the Flamingo. Flamingo Las Vegas is operated by a subsidiary of Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR). For more information, please visit flamingolasvegas.com or the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas media room. Find Flamingo Las Vegas on Facebook and follow on Twitter and Instagram. Must be 21 or older to gamble. Know When To Stop Before You Start.® If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-522-4700 ©2021, Caesars License Company, LLC.

ABOUT VOSS EVENTS:

Voss Events is a multidisciplinary creative agency specializing in event design and production, promotions, tour management, talent management, influencer relations and content creation. The Voss team builds unique share-worthy experiences for brands and consumers through lifestyle, entertainment, and nightlife programs. For more information on Voss Events please visit www.VossEvents.com.



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