Drag Race’s Alyssa Edwards Is Getting Her Own Netflix Docuseries
Netflix’s Dancing Queen sounds like a fierce combination of Drag Race and Dance Moms…
Rupaul’s Drag Race star Alyssa Edwards (AKA choreographer Justin Johnson) is getting drop dead gorgeous and heading to Netflix to star in Dancing Queen. The upcoming docuseries features the Drag Race fave teaching the next generation of dancers at Johnson’s Beyond Belief Dancing Company in Mesquite, Texas.
Check out the first trailer:
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Here’s the official plot synopsis from Netflix:
“Dancing Queen is a hilarious and heartfelt docu-series set in the dancing, prancing world of the multi-talented, multi-layered Justin Johnson – aka Drag Superstar Alyssa Edwards – as he juggles his dance life, drag life, family life, and love life. Filmed in Justin’s hometown of Mesquite, Texas, Dancing Queen goes behind the makeup and into the drag performer’s highly competitive Beyond Belief Dance Company as he prepares a young class for an intensely competitive season.”
Season one of Dancing Queen will offer eight 45-minute episodes, all of which will be available on Netflix worldwide on October 5.