What A Drag 2021!
As many of you know, "What A Drag!" is the annual big fundraising event for the women's' shelter and the charity organization; Casa Esperanza and Compassion for the Family. For those of you reading this that do not know about "What A Drag" here are a few important facts. This is not just another drag show, this is for straight men only, and contestants can only participate once in their lifetime. It's important to note that many local talents come together to make this show spectacular. The makeup, wigs and outfits are all done by local professionals in their respective fields. The choreography stage direction, sound, lighting and photography services are also donated by local experts and professionals. This years show will be on:
Sunday March 14, 2021
A Musical Comedy Show Like No Other!
An evening of music, dancing, hilarious theater, and fundraising festivities to support the domestic violence women's shelter Casa Esperanza and Compassion for the Family.
This year due to Covid, they have made some changes. It will still be presented live at Teatro Vallarta and all safety protocols will be followed at Teatro both in the seating area as well as back-stage and during rehearsals. Additionally an outdoor setting option will also be available via a live broadcast party at Mango's Beach club across the street hosted by one of our amazing local performers.
If you are not in Vallarta this season or prefer to watch from your home in Vallarta we will have a Facebook Live broadcast also hosted by one of our amazing local performers. You will even be able to vote for your favorite Diva performer on-line!
The health and safety of our community is top priority. We hope you can join us in one form or another and support Casa Esperanza. Tickets for Teatro and Reservations for Mango's viewing party went on sale January 15th and you can get yours by contacting clicking here .
There are also numerous options available to do a corporate sponsorship for your local business or your business back in the US or Canada. Click here to view sponsorship levels.
A few words about the charity:
Compassion for the Family takes domestic violence against women very seriously. It’s imperative that women and their children be provided safe refuge from abuse. We are committed to providing this service that is so badly needed in Puerto Vallarta and the surrounding areas of Mexico. In order to provide this service, Compassion for the Family is maintaining and constructing shelters and drop-in centers in discrete locations, non disclosure of facility locations is imperative if the organization is to be able to provide a safe refuge. Click here to donate, and thank you for your compassion in advance!
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