FRANK DeCARO on "DRAG"
Aug 01 7:30pm PT
Thu, 08/01/2019 - 19:30
Margaret Herrick Library
333 South La Cienega Boulevard
Beverly Hills, California 90211
Words on Film Speaker Series 2019
In the first of a new series featuring conversations with authors, writer and comedian Frank DeCaro (Sirius XM, “The Daily Show”) discussed his new book, Drag: Combing Through the Big Wigs of Show Business, with film critic Alonso Duralde (The Wrap, “Linoleum Knife” podcast). DeCaro’s book is an encyclopedic look at the evolution of drag as an art form over the past 100+ years of entertainment, covering everyone from Julian Eltinge in the 1910s to RuPaul and Tyler Perry.
Upcoming Library Speaker events:
September 26, FILM CRITICS ROUNDTABLE
October 17, ARTHUR DONG ON HOLLYWOOD CHINESE
November 14, SAUL BASS TRIBUTE