Tonight’s fabulous queer artist feature is @ryanstoneroyalty
Photo by @lilacandfernphotography
I’m Ryan Stone, a drag king and burlesque performer from Colorado. Performing in drag has given me an platform to express my gender identity without limitations and with total acceptance from others.
Photo by @mw_imagery
Art to me is passion and there’s no better place to express that than on a stage. I love being playful with the audience and seeing the joy in peoples faces when I perform.
Photo by @laphotographi.e
I also love breaking down the traditional gender norms and exploring what feels natural to me. I hope that by living out in the open I can destroy more ignorance and bring people into the light by being truly free. Be the truth, but know that it is a threat to a world constructed on lies. Being yourself can be more exhilarating than any drug.
Photo by Jordana Sturaro