Gender Blender

”What is a drag king?” muses Kendra Kuliga. ”You could say male impersonator, but that’s so the tip of the iceberg. I’ve seen drag kings go between being a woman and being a guy all in the same performance. I’m both a male and a female while I’m performing.” As her well-known alter ego Ken Las Vegas, Kuliga has been blending the masculine and feminine on stages from D.C.’s own Chaos nightclub to venues across the nation and the Atlantic