Episode 33: Cabaret
In here, life is beautiful! This week, Peaches and Michael are celebrating the “divine decadence darling” of 1972’s CABARET! In addition to discussing this landmark musical’s layered messaging, our hosts delve into how this celebrated classic puts the “cult” into “culturally important.” Joining the conversation is drag legend Coco Peru, who shares stories of her personal friendship with Liza Minnelli and the power of cabaret as an artform. Then, acclaimed author and drag superstar Fauxnique, aka Monique Jenkinson, stops by to chat about how her lifetime of love for this movie continues to inspire, educate, and inform her own art. From Weimar wildness to fabulous Fosse, this episode has it all! Go!