Image Credit: Trixie Ayson for La Cage!
The long-awaited opening of La Cage! commenced on October 5. The Cinegrill Theater, which is secretly hidden behind a bookcase at the iconic Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles, was packed as audiences were transported to a world of glitz and glamor.
Performers dazzled with live vocals, costume changes, incredible dancing, and electrifying rhythms of a live band. As a tribute to the original La Cage aux Folles nightclub, the show celebrated the groundbreaking performers who blazed a trail for drag culture.
Tommi Rose performs at the Opening Night of ‘La Cage!’ at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, which runs through January 19, 2024.
Famed international drag queen and original La Cage! cast member Tommi Rose serves as the hostess of the show. She wowed the crowd while serving glamorous show-stopping looks as she introduced acts, performed, and cracked jokes with the audience.
Guests were treated to a special surprise performance by recently crowned Miss Gay Sin City America and American Idol alum Ada Vox, who performed her breathtaking rendition of Radiohead’s “Creep.”
Ada Vox performs at the Opening Night of ‘La Cage!’ at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, which runs through Jan. 19, 2024.
Additional guests in the audience included La Cage aux Folles original emcee in 1981, Gypsy, as well as Neflix’s You actor Ben Wiggins and Colton Little of Days of Our Lives.
La Cage! runs Friday nights with shows at 7 p.m. and 10p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit https://www.welcometolacage.com/ and follow on Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, and YouTube.