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Frocked up

Posted in cher public, diva, no gay friends on January 31, 2008 by lacieca

UPDATED: Now with even more operatic tackiness!

A sampling of Diva Dress Disasters submitted by the cher public.Seen worse disasters? Email La Cieca!

Tu? Indietro! Fugly!

Posted in camp, drag, festoonery, filth, meine nippen sie küssen so heiß, no gay friends, she's a maneater, with my avoirdupois and my tra la la la la on January 29, 2008 by lacieca

A loyal reader calls this little number “the worst gown I’ve ever seen.”


La Cieca she agrees that Mme. Guleghina’s fashion faux pas here just screams, “that was no lady, that was Lady Macbeth.” On the other hand, your doyenne has seen some rather ghastly frocks in her time, and she’s sure, cher public, that you have seen worse. If you have, send a jpg (preferably 350 pixels wide or larger) or a link to lacieca@parterre.com. Let’s dish!

Mama, don’t let your babies grow up to be countertenors

Posted in camp, countertenor, crossover, drag, festoonery, gay gay gay gay gay, no gay friends, this diva looks like that diva, youtube on October 12, 2007 by lacieca

Sans amis gais

Posted in dessay, no gay friends on September 20, 2007 by lacieca

A full account of “A Tribute to Beverly Sills” may be found at PlaybillArts though, curiously, the “photo journal” (from which this image was yoincked, and which includes a look at la Netrebko’s more tasteful garb) seems to have vanished into the ether.