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Courtney Act

 
Bio:
One of the first artists to showcase the art of drag during season one of Australian Idol, Courtney showed the judges much more than her music ability. In 2014 she returned to television as one of the top three in season six of the Emmy Award-winning RuPaul's Drag Race and in 2018, she entered the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
One of the first artists to showcase the art of drag during season one of Australian Idol, Courtney showed the judges much more than her music ability. In 2014 she returned to television as one of the top three in season six of the Emmy Award-winning RuPaul's Drag Race and in 2018, she entered the ... (read complete bio)
 

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Louis Cyfer, Kemah Bob, Courtney Act, Vinegar Stokes, Holly Stars, Anna Phylactic, Mo Photo

Louis Cyfer, Kemah Bob, Courtney Act, Vinegar Stokes, Holly Stars, Anna Phylactic, Monet X Change

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Courtney Act

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Courtney Act, Louis Cyfer Photo

Courtney Act, Louis Cyfer

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Courtney Act Biography

One of the first artists to showcase the art of drag during season one of Australian Idol, Courtney showed the judges much more than her music ability. In 2014 she returned to television as one of the top three in season six of the Emmy Award-winning RuPaul's Drag Race and in 2018, she entered the UK Celebrity Big Brother house and won the competition. Courtney also hosted the first bisexual dating show The Bi Life which aired on the E! channel worldwide. Courtney finished up 2018 with her Christmas Special The Courtney Act Show which aired on Channel 4 on Christmas Eve.




Courtney Act News

Courtney Barnett to Release Here And There Festival Compilation For Reproductive Righ Photo Courtney Barnett to Release Here And There Festival Compilation For Reproductive Rights
by Michael Major - Aug 10, 2022

Joining Barnett will be Alvvays, Arooj Aftab, Bartees Strange, Bedouine, Caroline Rose, Chicano Batman, Ethel Cain, Faye Webster, Fred Armisen, Hana Vu, Indigo De Souza, Japanese Breakfast, Julia Jacklin, Leith Ross, Men I Trust, Sleater-Kinney, Snail Mail, The Beths, They Hate Change, Waxahatchee, and Wet Leg.

DEATH DROP BACK IN THE HABIT Visits Theatre Royal Brighton This December Photo DEATH DROP BACK IN THE HABIT Visits Theatre Royal Brighton This December
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2022

Following three sold-out West End runs and a smash hit UK tour, Death Drop is back! The drag murder mystery sensation is returning with a brand-new show: Death Drop: Back In The Habit. Touring across the UK from this autumn, the new production ‚Äď written by Rob Evans and directed once again by Jesse Jones will visit Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 13 to Saturday 24 December 2022.

Dr Adam Perchard's BATHTIME FOR BRITAIN Will Play National Theatre's River Stage 2022 Photo Dr Adam Perchard's BATHTIME FOR BRITAIN Will Play National Theatre's River Stage 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Wash away the last of the pandemic blues with a non-stop parade of big hits, belly laughs, and booming vocals from queer cabaret legend Dr Adam Perchard as they perform highlights from their fabulous new show Dr Adam Perchard's BATHTIME FOR BRITAIN at National Theatre's River Stage 2022: The Glory Weekend on Saturday 16 July from 1-1.30pm (free outdoor stage, no tickets required). 

Dr Adam Perchard's BATHTIME FOR BRITAIN Embarks on Tour Photo Dr Adam Perchard's BATHTIME FOR BRITAIN Embarks on Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022

Wash away the last of the pandemic blues with a non-stop parade of big hits, belly laughs, and booming vocals from queer cabaret legend Dr Adam Perchard as the world premiere of their fabulous new show Dr Adam Perchard's BATHTIME FOR BRITAIN heads off on tour.  

SIX Creators Toby Marlow & Lucy Moss to Host Special Pride Performance of CIRCLE JERK Photo SIX Creators Toby Marlow & Lucy Moss to Host Special Pride Performance of CIRCLE JERK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

The Tony Award nominated and Olivier Award winning writers of the internationally acclaimed, Six, will host a special, late-night performance of Circle Jerk on June 11 at 10:30pm, in honor of Pride month.

BWW REVIEW: No√ęl Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT Is Given A Modern Makeover In Sydney Theatre Photo BWW REVIEW: No√ęl Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT Is Given A Modern Makeover In Sydney Theatre Company's New Staging
by Jade Kops - Apr 2, 2022

BLITHE SPIRIT, the satirical farce about the pitfalls of interrupting the souls of those past on for personal amusement plays out at the Sydney Opera House.

Courtney Act Stars In STC's Revamped Production Of No√ęl Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT Photo Courtney Act Stars In STC's Revamped Production Of No√ęl Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2022

International drag sensation Courtney Act will make her Sydney Theatre Company debut alongside a spectacular cast of Australian comedy legends in STC's upcoming production of No√ęl Coward's Blithe Spirit at the Sydney Opera House from 21 March.

Boy George to Bring FANTABULOSA:  A SPARKLING MUSICAL EVENT Tour to Sydney & Melbourn Photo Boy George to Bring FANTABULOSA: A SPARKLING MUSICAL EVENT Tour to Sydney & Melbourne
by Gigi Gervais - Nov 7, 2021

Boy George & TEG Live have joined forces to create FANTABULOSA, a recognition of the LGBTQIA+ community’s powerful impact & contribution to modern popular culture. FANTABULOSA will be a sparkling, sophisticated & memorable event, headlined and curated by Boy George, featuring reinterpretations & tributes to some of the greatest songs ever written.

Sydney Theatre Company Launches Act 1 Of 2022 Season Photo Sydney Theatre Company Launches Act 1 Of 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021

Sydney Theatre Company Artistic Director Kip Williams¬†last night unveiled Act 1, six shows to kick off STC's 2022 season that he says will ‚Äúcelebrate the joy, revelation and connection only theatre can offer‚ÄĚ as the industry returns to the stage.

Sydney Theatre Company Launches Act 1 Of 2022 Season Photo Sydney Theatre Company Launches Act 1 Of 2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2021

Sydney Theatre Company Artistic Director Kip Williams¬†last night unveiled Act 1, six shows to kick off STC's 2022 season that he says will ‚Äúcelebrate the joy, revelation and connection only theatre can offer‚ÄĚ as the industry returns to the stage.

Courtney Act Videos

BWW TV: The Cast of DEATH DROP Talk about their West End Debut! VideoBWW TV: The Cast of DEATH DROP Talk about their West End Debut!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 16, 2020

The cast of Death Drop chatted to Tom Hayden Millward about their upcoming West End debut at the Garrick Theatre. Starring RuPaul’s Drag Race superstars Courtney Act and Monét X Change, Death Drop is a Dragatha Christie murder-mystery play. The show brings together a full cast of leading drag performers, in a hilarious murder mystery like nothing you’ve ever seen before.

VIDEO: Primera Fila Creates Special Pride Video Featuring Matt Lucas, Cheyenne Jacks VideoVIDEO: Primera Fila Creates Special Pride Video Featuring Matt Lucas, Cheyenne Jackson, and More
by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2020

Once again, Spanish online theatre magazine Primera Fila joins Pride in a very special way. Starring some of the world's best-known artists and activists, the site has released an original video featuring motivational phrases of love and support to the LGBT+ community.

Last Chance To Nominate Your Favourites For The 2018 BroadwayWorld Edinburgh Fringe F VideoLast Chance To Nominate Your Favourites For The 2018 BroadwayWorld Edinburgh Fringe Festival Awards!
by Alan Henry - Aug 19, 2018

Nominations are now open for our 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival Awards, celebrating the best of this year's festival. Nominate your favourites below!

GREASE The Arena Experience Announces Fabulous Cast VideoGREASE The Arena Experience Announces Fabulous Cast
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

The world's most loved musical, GREASE, that will feature over 500 performers will hit the stage at QUDOS BANK ARENA for two shows only on 20 January 2018. 

BWW TV: Lena Hall, Constantine Maroulis, Billy Magnussen, and More Rock BROADWAY THE HARDWAY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2014

42West just hosted BROADWAY THE HARDWAY last night, July 28. Alongside Tony winner Lena Hall's The Deafening, BROADWAY THE HARDWAY featured Tony nominee Billy Magnussen's Reserved For Rondee with fellow Tony nom Constantine Maroulis, and Rock N Roll Debauchery, including cast members from ROCK OF AGES, A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN, and more.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Season Six of RUPAUL's Drag Race, Premiering This February
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 9, 2013

RuPaul is back to transform 'herstory' with the highly anticipated sixth season of the ground-breaking series, 'RuPaul's Drag Race.'