On what would have been HEKLINA’s Birthday on Saturday, June 17 The Palm Springs Cultural Center will be celebrating her life love, laughs, and filthy jokes. The party will be hosted by Mario Diaz, Vanity Halston and Anita Treadmill with performances by her friends: Deven Green & Handsome Ned, Mutha Chucka, Monistat and Matthew Martin & Andy Clements It will … Continue reading
The legendary and much-beloved drag queen Heklina (aka Stefan Grygelk) who was such a significant presence on the SF queer scene was actually part Icelandic. In fact, his drag name is named after the Icelandic volcano Hekla Heklina really came into her own she founded the drag club Trannyshack in 1996 and was a weekly … Continue reading
Peaches is particularly known for their love of horror …the camper the better…having once even directed a star-studded indie slasher movie All About Evil.
We caught up with Peaches on the eve of them taking one of their most famous roles of Mommie Queerest on a mini UK Tour with Heklina. Underneath this wickedly funny parody the show also shows Peaches’s real respect for the cult status of the original movie Charismatic with a real passion for their craft, Peaches is, as always, a sheer joy to talk with