The Vaudevillians: A Review

By Christopher Heide
Classic vaudeville meets contemporary stand-up in The Vaudevillians, one of the most progressive shows to hit the Seattle Repertory stage in years. Starring Jinkx Monsoon (Jerick Hoffer) and Major Scales (Richard Andriessen), the show is an uber witty vaudeville act that originated in Seattle a couple of years ago. For those who don’t already know, Monsoon is the winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5. She has used her relative stardom to make The Vaudevillians an actual, sold-out hit on Broadway. This raunchy romp is definitely not positioned for the eyes of children.

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