Watch Jinkx Monsoon Perform “The Ladies In Drag” At The GLAAD Media Awards

“Does anyone but a drag queen still wear a hat?”

If anyone — besides Elaine Stritch, Patti Lupone and Anna Kendrick — was born to sing Sondheim’s classic showstopper “The Ladies Who Lunch,” it’s Jinkx Monsoon. As the newly crowned queen of RuPaul’s Drag Race mentioned in a recent interview for Elle Magazine, “I’ve been playing a 45-year-old woman since I was 15.” I’ll drink to that.

2. Watch the performance from this weekend’s GLAAD Awards in San Francisco:

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