World’s Premier Cher Illusionist Chad Michaels Set To Bring Amazing Show To Houston
Hitting The Stage At Rich’s Nightclub In Midtown On Friday
HOUSTON — JAN 21 — You do not become the world’s premiere Cher illusionist over night and you certainty do not win RuPaul’s All Stars Drag Race by being an amateur. These are two key elements Chad Michaels can explain to you. The drag-starlette arrives in Houston for a performance at Richs nightclub in Midtown to kickoff next weekend.
The rise to fame has been many years in the creation for Chad. One of the many milestone was the opportunity to team up with Drag Diva RuPaul on “RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 4.” The national spotlight allowed Chad to create his own identity in the main stream pop culture. It was not long after, he was named one of the ‘World’s Ten Best Drag Queens.”
Unlike many, Chad Michaels does not have a female stage name. He chose to use his real name many years ago. Chad being his first name and Michael is his middle name. Chad is legendary in West Hollywood. Know as the producer of the award winning DreamGirls Revue at Hamburger Mary’s in West Hollywood.
Standing over six feet tall in heels and known by many as Cher’s body double, Chad has over two decades in the business of drag and entertainement. With time and talent comes skill, and opportunity. Chad has worked with industry favorites such as Cyndi Lauper and Elton John.
Michaels’ reflection of Cher has lead to many national news outlets and tabloids accidentally using photos of him as Cher in numerous Cher TV biographies. Do you think you can tell Chad from Cher? Try to here.
Michaels has been featured on numerous television productions such as The Cher E! True Hollywood Story, The Cher A&E Biography, MAD TV and E! Talk Soup. When Michaels competed on Drag Race in 2011, she was praised by Mama Ru for elevating the competition forever, and was cast as Professor Chad Michaels in RuPaul’s Drag U.
Chad performs at Rich’s Nightclub on January 27, click here for event details.