Formerly known as Brian Firkus, Trixie Mattel is one of RuPaul’s Drag Race winners. Fans warmed to Mattel during the shows, and have remained loyal to her other career pursuits. Her dry wit and fearlessness have won her success in the field of stand up comedy, while her enthusiasm for music has lead to the release of two studio albums.
During her tours, Mattel blends the two artistic disciplines to offer a show bursting with life, laughs and lip-syncing. In the past, Mattel has showcased new material from her latest musical ventures and teased audiences with classic numbers. She has also been known to dish out creative mashups, including Avril Lavigne’s ‘Sk8r Boi’ with Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Landslide’.
Her shows are known for being highly engaging. Mattel doesn’t just perform from a distance, but regularly speaks directly to audience members, leveraging her ability to captivate them. Her warm and witty nature have left spectators in awe and ready to see more.
Mattel embarks on her Skinny Legend Tour in 2019, taking her to multiple venues across the UK and Ireland.