West Hollywood and the West Hollywood Library are presenting another installment of Drag Story Hour at 11 a.m. today, which aims to promote inclusivity and diversity through storytelling, featuring Miss Barbie-Q as storyteller.
Drag Story Hour, initially created by Michelle Tea and RADAR Productions in San Francisco in 2015, was introduced to West Hollywood in 2017 with funding from the City’s Arts Division. The West Hollywood series, produced by Pickle the Drag Queen, the City’s first Drag Laureate, has become a staple in community events.
The event is open to the public, free of charge, and does not require RSVPs. Attendees can find more information at https://go.weho.org/46qDg2g.
This month’s reader, Sydney “Miss Barbie-Q” Rogers, has over two decades of experience in the entertainment industry and is a vocal advocate for the Trans Non Binary community. Their work spans theater, film, television, and activism. Miss Barbie-Q is a member of the Sacred Fools Theatre and has collaborated with several theaters and organizations. They have also hosted and performed at numerous events and panels focused on LGBTQ+ visibility and rights.
Miss Barbie-Q holds various affiliations and certifications with organizations dedicated to gender justice, employment navigation for trans individuals, and advocacy for the non-binary community. Their involvement in community service and advocacy highlights a commitment to making a positive impact.
For more details about Drag Story Hour and information on how to participate, contact Mike Che at 323-848-6377 or [email protected].