MK261: Take Several Seats & Pivot w/Guest D’Arcy Drollinger (Gender Reveal Fires, New Oscar Inclusivity Rules, Scientology, The Batman & COVID, Rachel Dolezal Part II/Rachel Kruger, Shit & Champagne The Movie, Drag)

Episode 261

11th September 2020

So many hot topics! Gender reveal parties in Cali cause fires in our lives and souls. It’s the summer of sequels because it’s Rachel Dolezal part two except this time she’s “Afro-Latina” (but still white). The movie The Batman went back to work too soon, and Sam Jackson shares horror stories of working on a set in COVID times. D’Arcy Drollinger actor, writer, musician, director & choreographer, night club owner is here to talk about his new film (also starring James) Shit &Champgne premiering at Frameline.

Episode notes

This is an action-packed week full of so much goodness! First, up the oh so talented actress Sam Jackson is here joining us for some HOT, HOT topics: Gender reveals have gone too far, underneath these orange fire skies did we wake up and miss the rapture? There are new Oscar rules for inclusivity! It’s the summer of sequels because it’s Rachel Dolezal part two except this time she’s “Afro-Latina” (but still white). The Batman set went back to work- in the middle of a pandemic but too early? Sam can testify to the fears of going back to work on a set in the age of Corona- advocate for yourself. Then it’s James’ interview with writer/director/actor/drag queen/choreographer/night club owner/web series host/friend/mentor D’Arcy Drollinger is here to talk so many things: how a popular dance move helped turn crisis into opportunity, navigating keeping a nightclub afloat in these times, working as an artist, D’Arcy’s hilarious web/drag/news show Hot Trash and the new movie featuring both D’Arcy and James, premiering at Frameline Film Festival NEXT week Shit & Champagne!

D’Arcy Drollinger:  an actor, writer, musician, director & choreographer known for his high-camp / vaudeville-style stage productions that combine slapstick, farce and often drag. He was a founding member of the post-punk art band Enrique. He is an owner of the San Francisco nightclub Oasis. Drollinger is also the creator of the dance-fitness brand, Sexitude.

D’Arcy

TW: @DarcyDrollinger, IG: @DarcyDrollinger

See Shit & Champagne! Get tickets for the premiere on Sept 17th or catch it online: https://frameline.org/festival/film-guide/shit-and38-champagne

Check out D’Arcy’s Hit web-drag-news show Hot Trash: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFX1qGPFvK-hfo1A-1iJYVA

Become an SF Oasis patron: https://www.patreon.com/sfoasis

Visit Club Oasis for a social distance cocktail, a drag show, or Meals on Heels: https://www.sfoasis.com/

Sam Jackson, Guest Co-Host: (she/her)  a San Francisco based black, pan, actor, vocalist, teaching artist, burner, CFO of Cirle Twerk: A Twerkshop, and all around magical being. I’ll love you so hard, you’ll have to use a safe word. IG: @little_miss_sj 

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  • D'Arcy Drollinger

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