Friends on Ponce was the site of an epic drag competition and talent show on Sunday night.
The Fresh Faces contest was hosted by Charmaine Sinclair Dupree and featured Jackie Lation, Edie Bellini and more.
The winner’s fate was in the audience’s hands as their applause determined the outcome.
Photos by Russ Youngblood
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