Episode 3: Continental Breakfast
In the final episode of the season, I have a conversation with Continental Breakfast, Vancouver drag superstar and multi-hyphenate artist. We talk about the story behind their iconic name, the birth of their group “The Darlings” and the triumphant return of local drag.
Resources Mentioned/Relevant to Episode
Discussions of addiction, self-harm, suicide, anti-Indigenous racism
Continental Breakfast is an Indigenous non-binary Drag performance artist and cultural event producer. They are Beardy’s and Okemasis Cree and are a settler on the stolen lands of the Txʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. They work as a host, dancer, and performer in the alternative art scene. They aim to help empower strong existence of the non-binary community, and the importance of diversity in art. They are Emprex 47 of the Dogwood Monarchist Society, having worked to raised $32,000 in their year as the charity’s representative. They have produced shows such as Late Night Snack, Blackout: A Britney Spears Drag Musical, and The Darlings. They also co-founded the Vancouver production company, Queer Based Media.