Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItWelcome to the Drag Industry Variety Awards 2008 (that's right, the DIVAs) at Sydney's Paddington Town Hall. Othelia Sharft, Fagget Roaster, Freeda Corset, Prada Tlutch and a cast of thousands channeled all the arts of man and nature in their quest for drag fabulosity. The results? Magic. The Sublime, the Ridiculous, the Gravity-Defying - after the jump!



The Good: Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSWhite mice + fishing nets = "Do" for Courtney Act . Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSMitsy Mackintosh channels Carolina Herrera, Daily Mail. Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSOthelia Sharft works Givenchy, Carmen Miranda, and Manga with elan. Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSPolly De Petrie and John Richards: Liberace, squash and regal dignity. Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSBlue Angel-era Marlene Dietrich crossed with the Artful Dodger is a 10 for Rhys Bobridge.
The Bad: Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSVeronica lake? Vinyl? Yawn, Fagget Roaster. Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSFrank N. Furter is a classic, but Freeda Corset's interpretation just doesn't feel fresh. Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSVanity Faire's riff on Little Red Riding Hood is literal, a little '96. Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSNice homage, Prada Tlutch, but 27 Dresses blew.
The Ugly: Fierce Creatures: Drag Industry Variety Awards Bring ItSDon't know what Maxy Shield is actually going for, but it's seriously reminding us of the Montauk Creature in a dickie.

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