RuPaul's Drag Race Winner Jinkx Monsoon Performs Cabaret Show This August
Jinkx Monsoon is the drag persona of American performer Jerick Hoffer, who first rose to fame as the winner of the fifth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race. Known for their quirky sense of humor, powerhouse vocals, and dynamic stage presence, Jinkx has become one of the most beloved and iconic drag queens in modern history. Their performances often blend elements of comedy, cabaret, and theater, creating a one-of-a-kind experience for audiences.
Since their Drag Race win, Jinkx has continued to be a major force in the drag world, releasing several critically acclaimed albums, starring in numerous stage productions, and even hosting their own talk show, “Cool Mom,” on the WOW Presents Plus streaming platform.
Beyond their music and performance work, Jinkx is also known for their activism and advocacy on behalf of the LGBTQ+ community. They have used their platform to raise awareness about issues like HIV/AIDS, mental health, and queer youth homelessness, and have been a vocal advocate for LGBTQ+ rights and visibility. Jinkx’s unique blend of talent, humor, and activism has made them a beloved figure in the drag world and beyond, and they continue to be a powerful force for change and inclusivity.