In the s, she moved to New York City and began working as both a choreographer and drag performer. After penning a poem for Billboard Magazine during 's Pride Month, Mraz got some attention for the line: Link icon An image of a chain link. This is partly because the gender binary is so slippery to begin with. Amanda Lepore is an iconic mainstay on the fashion and New York nightlife scenes. I'm not going to close myself off to the possibility of experience just because society says we must stick within these rigid boundaries. Twitter icon A stylized bird with an open mouth, tweeting.
She has been a muse for fashion photographer David LaChapelle.
Anderson Cooper pays tribute to his mom, Gloria Vanderbilt. Army, during World War II. Julie Newmar — a film that she also choreographed.
After her service, she travelled to Denmark and underwent a series of sex reassignment surgeries there.