Monumental Theatre to host bottomless drag cabaret

Monumental Theatre Company will host Sunday Funday, a bottomless drag cabaret, for two performances on November 27, 2022. This event will feature a cast of local musical theater talent and singing drag queens, a three-piece band, as well as bottomless signature drinks. Tickets are now on sale. The event will take place in the black box theater in the Ainslie Arts Center on the campus of Episcopal High School in Alexandria.

Sunday Funday will be hosted by Monumental favorite Solomon Parker as his drag persona, Echinacea Monroe. Co-Artistic Director Jimmy Mavrikes shared that “Monumental is excited to welcome back the extremely talented Solomon Parker to our theater! The world of drag, pop, and musical theater will collide for this high-energy, fun-filled experience.”

Co-Artistic Director Michael Windsor added that “Sunday Funday will be great for both seasoned drag show attendees and drag show newbies who will have the perfect opportunity to attend their first drag show in a familiar environment — the theater.”

Solomon Parker as his drag persona, Echinacea Monroe. Photo by James B. Mernin.

The performers have generously agreed to donate 50% of their tips to Monumental Theatre Company. To tip a queen, simply extend your hand and present the bill. Please refrain from touching queens without their consent, and offer money only with your hands.

In addition to individual tickets, table tickets for Sunday Funday will also be available. Individual tickets are $30. A table for four guests can be purchased for $120. Table tickets include preferred seating and either a bottle of wine or champagne. Patrons may pay $20 in advance for bottomless specialty drinks or $25 at the door. Individual drinks and bottles will also be available for purchase as well as a diverse selection of concessions.

Running Time: 75 minutes with no intermission.

Sunday Funday takes place November 27, 2022, at 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM presented by Monumental Theatre Company performing at the Ainslie Arts Center in Alexandria, VA (3900 West Braddock Road Alexandria, VA 22304) and will run  Tickets (starting at $30 per person) are now available online.

About Monumental Theatre Company
Monumental Theatre Company, winner of the 2018 Helen Hayes John Aniello Award for Outstanding Emerging Theatre Company, is a professional, nonprofit theater dedicated to promoting, producing, and providing platforms for emerging artists. They work to develop new works, new views on established works, and the next generation of theatergoers in the Washington, DC, community.