NYC Drag Queen
Named one of “Brooklyn’s most beautiful people” by Paper Magazine, Merry Cherry is a drag queen and nightlife event planner based in New York City. She created the Brooklyn Nightlife Awards in 2013, an annual awards show honoring the creative output of the Brooklyn borough. She is the host and creator of DRAGnet, which is the the longest running drag competition in Brooklyn held at Metropolitan Bar. She has performed since 2012 in various festivals and shows across the United States including the Austin International Drag Festival, Bushwig, and the Queer New York International Arts Festival.