July 31, 2014
Celebrate nine years of the Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret with a one-of-a-kind performance celebration at Johnny Brenda’s, this Saturday, August 2. One of the city’s best-known and most-beloved drag queens, Martha Graham Cracker is a local legend played by Dito Van Reigersber, also of the awesome Pig Iron Theatre Company, a Philly-based company that presents […]Read more»
February 28, 2014
For a night out with drag diva Martha Graham Cracker, premier restaurateur Aimee Olexy of Talula’s Garden, Project Runway alum Kirsten Haskins Simms and many more notable locals, join in the annual Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? benefit and auction supporting the neighborhood of Mt. Airy. Set for Saturday, March 15, the yearly soiree — […]Read more»
February 26, 2014
Tonight, East Passyunk Restaurant Week continues to satisfy appetites all around with brunch, lunch and dinner deals at 24 of the neighborhood’s restaurants. Choose from contemporary fare at Will BYOB, Italian plates at Le Virtù, Scandinavian food and Noord and much more. Make your reservations ASAP, many top spots are already booked. North Bowl continues […]Read more»
January 23, 2014
Looking for a hot ticket on a cold weekend? Join Martha Graham Cracker, one of the city’s favorite drag queens, as she headlines the Pig Iron Theatre Company’s Annual Benefit Cabaret at the Trocadero. This year’s event pays tribute to the splendor of the silver screen through dazzling performances by Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, […]Read more»
January 9, 2014
Fine spirits will flow tonight on this almost-Friday evening in Philadelphia. Percy Street Barbecue serves up the rare Pappy Van Winkle bourbon at a major discount for its A “Pappy” New Year party. With pours starting at just $7 a pour (for bourbon that can cost more like $30), the selection is expected to sell […]Read more»
July 16, 2013
Straight off of the troupe’s raucous annual performance at Eastern State Penitentiary’s Bastille Day festival, The Bearded Ladies Cabaret now brings its rollicking talents to the lobby of The Wilma Theater with My Dinner with Dito: A How to be Gay Cabaret, July 17-20 and July 24-27. The always-entertaining experimental group’s newest show stars not […]Read more»
January 2, 2013
With the holiday season in high gear, it’s a good time to reflect on the good fortune bestowed on Philadelphia this past year. From well-deserved accolades — being named one of the top 10 destinations for 2013, and home to the Best Sandwich in America — to exciting development projects — the opening of The […]Read more»
December 27, 2012
The New York Times calls Pig Iron “One of the few groups successfully taking theatre in new directions,” and Hogs and Kisses, in all its debaucherous glory, most definitely remains right on par with that description. Where else can you see such a highly acclaimed rock ‘n roll cabaret — for a good cause? Featuring […]Read more»
November 28, 2012
With a nip in the air and the holidays near, this is arguably the most romantic time of the year. In case you’re in need of some amatory ideas, we’ve rounded up some of the best holiday date ideas in and around Philadelphia. Some are tried-and-true seasonal favorites year after year, some may be new […]Read more»
And now for 77 seconds of entertainment that will make your day (week).
In honor of Philadelphia’s favorite “Drag Queen King of Philadelphia’”’s performance at Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel tonight, we present: Martha Graham Cracker at the Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel, strutting her stuff and sharing what she wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia.
Martha Graham Cracker, a.k.a the alter ego of Pig Iron Theatre Company’s co-founder Dito van Reigersberg, is the self-proclaimed tallest drag queen and, er, most hirsute.
For tickets to tonight’s performance, click here.
Martha Graham Cracker
Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel
120 S. 17th Street
And now for 77 seconds of entertainment that will make your day (week). In honor of Philadelphia’s favorite “Drag Queen King of Philadelphia’”’s performance at Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel tonight, we present: Martha Graham Cracker at the Chez Colette at the Sofitel Hotel, strutting her stuff and sharing what she wishes more people […]Read more»