Drag Race US icon Miz Cracker will star in the European debut of WHO’S HOLIDAY by Matthew Lombardo, a wildly funny and heartwarming adult comedy based on the Dr. Seuss classic festive tale The Grinch, which enjoyed a critically acclaimed run from Broadway in 2017 . Presented by Tuckshop and Jack Maple and directed by Kirk Jameson, Who’s Holiday will play at Home in Manchester from 30 November to 4 December, before a five-week run over Christmas at the Southwark Playhouse, from 7 December to 7 January, at a press night. With on 9 December.
Who’s Holiday The Story of Cindy Lou Who
As she remembers she met the Grinch for the first time on Christmas Eve and now it’s a turn of events in her life…Miz Cracker is a New York City drag queen and a writer, foodie and comedian Huh. She began her drag career in 2011 while attending the March for Marriage Equality in Times Square.
Nearly 1.5 million followers on social media
She went on to compete in RuPaul’s Drag Race Season Ten, landed a spot in the top five and became a fan favorite. She later appeared in RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season Five, reaching a spot in the top 3. Today, she tours the world with her one-woman show; Delights fans on his YouTube channel; lectures on drag at top universities; writes for publications such as Slate, ArtForum, Vice and GQ; Has about 1.5 million followers on social media; And tells the stories of incredible women through her interview podcast, She’s a Woman. Cracker describes itself as a “women’s lifestyle brand” and is a vocal advocate for women’s rights.
Miz Cracker said,
“I’m thrilled to be joining TuckShop for Who’s Holiday this winter. It’s an honor to make my acting debut in London with such a fun concept and company. And what a pleasure to return to the UK, where I feel so much. Love every time I go! I hope everyone gets a chance to join us for some big laughs!
Director Kirk Jameson said,
“I have admired TuckShop’s creativity and tenacity over the years and am looking forward to finding the right kind of project we can collaborate on. Clearly great idea from Chris to add to the nostalgia of Dr. Seuss With a global phenomenon like Drag Race at the UK premiere of this spectacular drama, it was impossible to resist. I can’t wait to get started!”
Howard Goodall’s Love Story
Kirk’s recent credits include the 10th anniversary concert production of Howard Goodall’s Love Story (Cadogan Hall) and The Distance You Have Come (Apollo Theatre). In 2020 Kirk presented his reimagining of JM Barrie’s Peter Pan and his critically acclaimed production of Stephen Sondheim’s Mary Me a Little, both for the Barn Theater in Cirencester.
UK and Asia tour
In 2018 Kirk helped with the Madagascar stage adaptation of DreamWorks starring X-Factor winner Matt Terry, which toured the UK and Asia and is now preparing for his tour of Australia. Other credits include I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change; filmed at the London Coliseum for digital release; Kinder and Ab’s and the World Goes Round and Styles and Druze Just So; Also for the Barn Theatre, Cirencester.