Will you go to prom with us?

June 22, 2022

Spend the evening celebrating 2SLGBTQI youth and allies across the country who are working to build more inclusive schools. Our Queer Prom is a safer, inclusive space for 2SLGBTQI and ally youth to be themselves, connect and celebrate their identities. Dress up in your prom best, and join us as we hear from queer icons, artists, and performers! Sign up now to stay up to date as the first 40 guests will be automatically entered into winning some prizes that you’ll be able to enjoy all summer long!

Best Dressed!

Showcase your prom best! Throw on your most iconic outfit and enter our Best Dressed Contest to win fabulous prizes. 

How to enter:

Upload your prom best photo to Instagram and tag @egalecanada using the hashtag #REALizeYourRoyalty. The top 3 looks will be featured during prom and our hosts will announce the winner of best dressed at the end of the evening!

The event will be hosted on Egale Canada’s YouTube channel, and available to stream right here at egale.ca/queerprom!

Generously supported by Desjardins

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AsapSCIENCE

Greg and Mitch of AsapSCIENCE are YouTube stars, comedians, and queer educators. They began their journey as scientists, and transformed their passion into a force for inspiring their 9+ million YouTube fans. When they’re not creating viral video content, they use their platform to speak on environmental change, queer voices in STEM, and how science can shape cultural movements.

Icesis Couture

As a proud Canadian and Salvadorian, Icesis Couture has an illustrious drag career spanning 15 years. As the current reigning Canada’s Drag Race winner, this Queen of the North’s love for the art of drag and the creative outlet it provides is what fuels her to keep evolving and pushing the boundaries of her art.

Sanjina

Sanjina is a shining alter ego born out of confidence, courage, and freedom. After struggling to initially find acceptance in her community, this Fijian beauty chose not to retreat, and instead greets every new drag opportunity with love and openness. From costume to music to dance – she wants to share her pride and show the world that there’s nothing more beautiful than when cultures come together to create space for something empowering and new.

Manny Dingo

Manny Dingo is a Drag King that hails from Haliwood, Nova Scotia. He has been performing since 2015 and started taking up space in Toronto in 2019. He is an powerhouse performer, shy boi, and amature DJ. He serves you a mixture of Prince, Lil Nas X and your favorite fashionable gay uncle. He incorporates gymnastics with voguing, waacking and smooth dance moves across the floor.

Hasheel

Hasheel is a South Asian Queer Hindustani Classical Musician. He is trained in vocals as well as the Bansuri (Indian flute) and has been learning North Indian Classical music since the age of five. Inspired by Indian bridalwear, Hasheel pushes gender fashion norms that exist in and outside of India. His music mixes hip-hop, electronica, R&B, and Bollywood with a steady undertone of traditional Indian Classical.

Frankie Cena

Frankie Cena is an TV host, singer and reality television personality. Starring in the original Netflix series, Sing On!, Frankie sang his way to win the series and take home more than $40,000. He is currently seen on Channel 4 and HBO Max’s The Bridge where he is competing to win 200K by building a bridge in Vietnam.

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Questions or concerns? Contact queerprom@egale.ca