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The Girl From Oz!

The Girl From Oz!

Courtney Act, the Australian you’re tolerating slightly more than Iggy Azalea, takes you over the rainbow and down under in her new show: The Girl from OZ! Chock full of hits and high notes this show will leave realizing there’s no place like her home!

Written by Courtney Act and Brad Loekle (Joan Rivers, World Dumbest, Last Comic Standing), Jackie Beat (Joan Rivers, Ross Mathews)
Musical Direction by Daniel Edmonds (Composer for film and stage, and Music Director of King Kong; Strictly Ballroom and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical)
Costumes by Marco Marco (Britney, Katy Perry, J.Lo)
Costume consulting by Bianca Del Rio
Hair by WIgs By Vanity

My brand new show The Girl From Oz is opening this summer at the Provincetown Art House Theatre – Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday nights at 7:30pm.

Kaleidoscope

My fourth video from the Kaleidoscope EP is the title track! And I am excited that it is also the official theme song of the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 2016!
I loved coming up with the concept for this video. I wanted to tell a story about a different facet of the Kaleidoscope. I feel that gender and sexuality are fluid and so often we get stuck in the rigidity. Who knows when someone outside your usual target zone might come also and sweep you off your feet?
I read this quote from Lily Edelstein the other day it is seemed fitting “At the heart of Queer culture is revolution. The truest rebellion against a world built on categories, labels and binaries is coming from the emergence of identities that refuse to conform.”

Buy Kaleidoscope now on iTunes http://itunes.apple.com/album/id10881…
Including Acoustic version, Jodie Harsh Remix, Dirty Pop Remix & Tanner Derby Remix.

AIDS Life Cycle

I like doing things that are a bit out of the box, wearing womens clothes, 10 day silent meditation retreats, Burning Man, 7 day fasting retreats… and a bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles apparently. I have heard so many wonderful stories from friends about the AIDS Life Cycle experience and am really excited/scared. 

 So on June 5th I’ll be getting on my bike with over 3,000 Cyclists, Roadies and Virtual Cyclists and embark on a 545-mile bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise funds for the life-saving services offered by San Francisco AIDS Foundation and the Los Angeles LGBT Center. Two really amazing causes. That’s like a whole week of bike riding!

 The services provided as a result of this event mean the world to those who receive them, and your support means the world to me.

 We’re working together to make HIV/AIDS a thing of the past, which I really believe is possible in this generation. Will you support me by making a donation today?

Click HERE to donate today!

RuPaul's Drag Race Battle Of The Seasons Tour

RuPaul’s Drag Race Battle Of The Seasons Tour

I missed out on doing BOTS last year cause Bianca called the INS on me, but fear not for 2016 my papers are in order and I’m ready to tour the world with my sisters!

I will be on the tour for all of Europe dates and in North America till the 26th of May! Some of the shows have already sold out so make sure you book now at rupaulbots.com

 

3/17 Antwerp, Belgium                  4/22 Anaheim, CA

3/19 Newcastle, UK                        4/24 San Diego, CA

3/20 Glasgow, UK                           4/26 Tucson, AZ

3/22 Dublin, Ireland                        4/27 Phoenix, AZ

3/24 Manchester, UK                     4/29 Las Vegas, NV

3/25 London, UK                             4/30 Salt Lake City, UT

3/27 Birmingham, UK                     5/1 Denver, CO

3/28 Cardiff, UK                               5/10 Orlando, FL

3/29 Cardiff, UK                               5/11 Ft. Lauderdale, FL

3/31 Oslo, Norway                          5/13 Atlanta, GA

4/1 Copenhagen, Denmark           5/14 Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

4/2 Paris, France                              5/15 Tampa, FL

4/3 Berlin, Germany                        5/17 Columbia, SC

4/5 Amsterdam, Netherlands       5/18 Charlotte, NC

4/6 Amsterdam, Netherlands       5/20 Richmond, VA

4/9 Barcelona, Spain                      5/21 Washington, DC

4/10 Madrid, Spain                          5/22 Durham, NC

4/19 Seattle, WA                             5/24 Boston, MA

4/20 Portland, OR                           5/25 New York, NY

4/21 San Francisco, CA

 

 

 

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Gentlemen Prefer Blokes – The 7 Year Itch Australian Tour

7 years ago I went skiing in Canada right before our sold out Mardi Gras show opened in Sydney. I broke my leg and had to do the whole thing in a wheel chair. We spent most of what we would have made on couples therapy to stop Trevor from killing me. But we have the 7 year itch and we’re brining the show back in style – at the Sydney Opera House, The Powerhouse in Brissy and The GH in Melbs.

I promise not to engage in an adventure sports between now and Mardi Gras

Brisbane Powerhouse 13th February
http://brisbanepowerhouse.org/events/2016/02/13/gentlemen-prefer-blokes/

Melbourne GH Hotel 25th, 26th & 27th February
http://www.trybooking.com/176362 

Sydney Opera House 4th, 5th & 6th March
http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/whatson/gentlemen_prefer_blokes.aspx

The official info:

Screen sirens Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell had it all! They were glamorous, could belt out a tune and diamonds were their best friend. Fame, fortune and scores of suitors were inevitable. In the parallel universe of today the girls are still glamorous belters with a penchant for diamonds, but with one not-so-little difference: these two little girls from little rock are two little boys from Darlinghurst.

Mega-watt stars of Australian drag Courtney Act & Trevor Ashley once again team up in their seven year itch reunion tour and take on some of history’s greatest duos as only they can.

Don’t miss your chance to see this incredible show

PS Here is a video of me with a broken leg

Courtney Act: From Head to Mistletoe

Courtney Act: From Head to Mistletoe

Head To Mistletoe is not a show about oral fellatio or poisonous holiday garlands. Join me for a night of cabaret fun singing tracks from Christmas Queens, Kaleidoscope and other seasonal favs.

Sydney – November 12th

MelbourneNovember 13th

NYC – December 4th-6th

SFDecember 13th & 14th

LADecember 21st & December 22nd

Support Courtney Act creating Music and Videos

Even though I had a successful Kickstarter, I guess I am still a woman of a certain era where crowdfunding still feels a bit crunchy sometimes. But it is 2015 and this is a new frontier and a new level of freedom in being an artist.

With Patreon I have more freedom to create smaller projects, rather than just one bit thing like Kaleidoscope was. Remixes, acoustic recordings, music videos. If you would like to support my creations you can on an ongoing basis, check it out and see what you think!

https://www.patreon.com/courtneyact?ty=h

Hide your children… the AAA Girls are coming to the UK!

Willam, Alaska, and Courtney are coming your way, and shenanigans are bound to happen!  You will not want to miss this show!

Sunday, October 11th
Leeds, UK – Viaduct Showbar Leeds
Tickets: www.viaductleeds.com/shop/?category=AAAGirls

Friday, October 16th
London, UK – West 5
Tickets: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/aaa-girls-willam-courtney-alaska-tic…

Saturday, October 17th
Dublin, Ireland – Break for the Border
Tickets: www.draggedup.net/aaa

Hurry and get your tickets soon because they are selling out quickly!

Here is a little behind the scenes taste of the #AAAGirls:

Rip off the labels, I’m not what you bought……

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Body Parts is one of my fav track from Kaleidoscope and the video by THE SQUARED DIVISION is here! I wrote this track with Jake Shears & Sam Sparro and I hope that in 9 months time someone tells me their child was conceived to it.

You can get the full EP Kaleidoscope on iTunes

The Video For Ugly Is Here!

 

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Here is the music video for Ugly!!!

I co-directed it myself with the wonderful Kain O’Keefe and it’s based on a true story

Get the single on iTunes too: http://itunes.apple.com/album/id1009508296