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Mane Entertainment hosted Silky Nutmeg Ganache at “Category is … Silky Nutmeg Ganache Realness” on September 9th at St. Robert Auditorium. Her arrival was her first on-campus celebrity performance in three years for Mane Entertainment. Ganache is an internationally renowned drag queen, an alumnus of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ and has completed her PhD. She is a candidate and former college recruiter. Although she tours around the world, she prefers to interact with young students on college campuses.

At 6pm, the students arrived an hour early to avoid the rain and secure a pick-up location. Remi Feldman recalled that she had seen Ganache’s performance on television many years ago, and in line with her friends she asked 20 questions. “Dragspace is influenced by very old drugs,” she said. [the drag queens] often very thin and white, [Silky] “F— that. This is my drag and I’m here to show it off. If you don’t like it, I don’t care,” said Feldman. “I love that energy [onstage]I can see her having fun. ”







Students outside St. Roberts Auditorium

A line of students waits for the show outside the auditorium of St. Robert’s Church.




Mane Entertainment encourages students to get involved in drag, inspiring Andrew Simpson, Senior Major in Music and Psychology and Marketing Manager at Mane Entertainment, to debut the drag persona Mila Mila. “My face took two hours. And it took me another hour to get all my clothes on,” Simpson said. I was looking at myself — I wasn’t recognizing myself.Besides, it’s really uncomfortable, but worth every moment of it.”

At 7:30 p.m., wearing a bejeweled blue fringe jumpsuit, long black hair, and silver strappy heeled sandals, Ganache gave the audience a thunderous applause, but the mic wasn’t working. “We’re going to get this mic and this music right because you guys deserve it,” Ganache said. She scrimmages humor and pageants with her three microphones in her class. Then, after re-introducing herself to her audience, she began the Whitney Houston setlist.

Following the set, Ganache shared life advice in a personal Q&A. Ganache explained, “When you’re talented, you show that you’re talented. Over the years, I’ve had talent doing a lot of things.” “I had talent as a college recruiter. I had talent when I was in lawn service. I used to have talent. I’m a natural talent.” .”

She talked about her journey to drag and the aftermath of competing in “RuPaul’s Drag Race” twice.

Ganache emphasized advice by recalling his academic experiences, encouraging his students to delve deeper into their talents. In college, Ganache first studied his Pre-med, but when he was in his sophomore year, he realized he didn’t want to be a doctor at 50. Questions were asked by his attending students, but Ganache asked his own. “Do you have narrow dreams or do you explore? I want you to understand that as a college student, now is the time to explore,” she explained.







Andrew Simpson in drugs

The public debut of Andrew Simpson’s drag persona Mila Mila.



After the show, the first nine students in line with the makeup contest winner gathered to meet Ganache. “Looking at her in person reminded me that this was a real person. They started where everyone else started,” Simpson said. [myself]it was so transformative.

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