You bet your buttered biscuits Miss Magnolia Jackson Pickett Burnside is a top-notch drag diva! The hostess of Richmond’s monthly burlesque variety show, Varietease, and trash talkin’ member of Esta’s Trailer Court, will tell you that she’s “only classy on the outside.” The flame-haired bombshell consistently stuns wide-eyed audiences with her clever performances, elaborate costumes and salty one-liners. “Magnolia is a breath of fresh air in the Richmond drag community,” says her trailer park counterpart, Miss Esta Bunny.
Second Place: Michelle Lavigne
Third Place (Tie): Dirtwoman / Sharon Husbands
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