UCPC, KDR, & RamsPlus: The 2nd Annual Drag Rave
Best known as the only contestant to compete on two consecutive seasons of Rupaul’s Drag Race, Shangela is a multi-faceted entertainer that continues to captivate audiences on shows such as “Glee”, “2 Broke Girls”, “The Bold and the Beautiful”, and more. Of course her drag shows have been staged across the world, from the US to Dubai - and in every country in between!
Shangela LaQuifa Wadley, whose real name is D.J. Pierce, has appeared in cabaret shows, films and guest star roles on every major television network in the U.S. He has been named one of OUT Magazine’s “100 Most Compelling People” and in 2015 was featured in Forbes Magazine for his management company Say What Entertainment.
Shangela has written and released music, performed alongside Miley Cyrus on the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, and toured a self-written ‘one man-dressed as one woman’ stand up comedy show called “Straight Outta Paris.”
Pierce is a native of Paris, Texas and graduated with honors from Southern Methodist University. He currently resides in Los Angeles.