SHERRY VINE & JACKIE BEAT in “BATTLE OF THE BITCHES”
Thursday, May 12, 2016 8pm
Legendary drag icons JACKIE BEAT & SHERRY VINE reunite in a no-holds-barred, down ‘n’ dirty, anything goes…BATTLE OF THE BITCHES!
Watch as the dynamic drag duo (that the New York Times called “the Laurel & Hardy of drag”) take each other on, song by filthy song! Blindly picking their topic from a hat, each determined diva will belt out one of her world famous, sick ‘n’ twisted song parodies. Whether the topic is POLITICS, PENIS or POOP, never fear – these gorgeous gals will have the perfect parody to present!
Jackie and Sherry have an electric onstage chemistry that cannot be denied! Catch this once-in-a lifetime double dollop of drag delight that has wowed SOLD OUT crowds on land and sea!
ADULT CONTENT – 18+ audience only
GET TO KNOW THE ARTIST
Having established herself as one of NYC’s downtown darlings, Sherry also tours the world with her all live singing, comedy shows performing regularly in Montreal, Berlin, Helsinki, Estonia and Sydney to name a few.
Miss Vine is a founding member and co-Artistic Director (with Joshua Rosenzweig and Erik Jackson) of Theatre Couture, and has starred in all of their productions including; the smash sold out hit Carrie, Doll, the Off Broadway hit Tell-Tale, Charlie, Kitty Killer, The Final Feast of Lucrezia Borgia, e.s.p., and The Bad Weed ’73.
Sherry can be seen in numerous films including Welcome to NY, Wigstock, The Raspberry Reich, Stonewall, Charlie, Scream Teen Scream, and Francesca Page. Sherry starred in two seasons of a variety show called She’s Living For This on Here TV. Most recently, she wrote, produced and starred in the short film, Just For One Day.
Her new state-of-the-art website contains all of her videos, songs, blog, pictures, merchandise and a full schedule of appearances. Visit Sherry’s YouTube channel here.
Drag superstar Jackie Beat has been entertaining audiences across the U.S. and in Europe for over TWENTY-FIVE YEARS with her razor-sharp comedy and hysterical song parodies. Jackie not only warps hits by Britney Spears, Madonna, Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera, Cher, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Mariah Carey and many others, but she flawlessly sings her twisted new versions LIVE — hitting every last note.
Her hilarious music videos on YouTube are huge hits that have been seen by millions of people. Her one-woman show “Jackie Beat Is A Whole Lotta’ Love” ran a record 18 months at NYC’s premiere cabaret, Fez, and she returns to The Big Apple every year with her award-winning, standing-room-only holiday show as part of her SOLD OUT national holiday tour. Jackie’s stand-up has been featured in comedy clubs across the country and on Comedy Central, VH-1 and MTV. Her scathing song parodies have been featured on America’s Top Forty with Ryan Seacrest, The Howard Stern Show, Much Music TV, Yo on E!, and PerezHilton.com.
She has appeared on many TV shows such as Sex and the City and in several movies including Flawless with Robert DeNiro, the festival hit, Wigstock The Movie, and the camp cult horror favorite, Gingerdead Man 3: Saturday Night Cleaver. Jackie has also been in many off-Broadway productions, performed on countless cruises ships, toured with Roseanne Barr as her opening act (including a 7 week run at the New York New York in Las Vegas!), has enjoyed a sold-out 8-week run in Provincetown in summers past, and is lead singer of the popular electro-rock band Dirty Sanchez, who toured with My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult. Their debut CD was released on Hypnotic Records and their music was featured on the campy NBC soap opera, Passions.
Jackie Beat is also a proud Writers Guild member who has worked on The WB sketch comedy show Hype!, the Sci-Fi Channel original series Tripping The Rift, and E Entertainment TV’s Fashion Police. Jackie wrote for Roseanne Barr on her Comedy Central Roast, for host Kate Flannery on Stand-up in Stilettos, on Ross Mathews’ series, Hello Ross, for E and on his debut book, Man-Up! In addition, Jackie has written special material for Rosie O’Donnell, Margaret Cho, Sandra Bernhard, Patricia Arquette, Jennifer Coolidge, Elvira and more. Jackie has also written the plays Double Wide Female, Scream Teen Scream!, and Whatever Happened To Busty Jane? along with quite a few brilliant (but ahead of their time?) motion picture screenplays and TV pilots. Jackie has also contributed to countless magazines, was a regular columnist for Frontiers Magazine and one of US Magazine’s Fashion Police top cops.
Jackie’s latest venture is impersonating her “spirit animal” — the one and only Bea Arthur — in both the stage version of The Golden Girlz Live (35 sold-out shows!) and as part of The MisMatch Game at the LA Gay & Lesbian Center to benefit homeless LGBT youth.
Jackie currently lives in Highland Park, California with her furry children: Lil Sister, Miss Toni & Darlin’.