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Seattle's Deaf Drag Queen - Anastasia Di'Nitta

Breaking Boundaries: Seattle's Deaf Drag Queen Shines on a Podcast in ASL

In the vibrant world of drag, where self-expression and creativity know no bounds, a remarkable artist has emerged in the heart of Seattle's drag scene - Anastasia Di'Nitta. Meet the sensational Deaf Drag Queen of Seattle, a performer who is shattering stereotypes.

View the groundbreaking Video Podcast, fully in ASL (voice interpreted)

Deaf Drag: The Intersection of Two Diverse Worlds

Drag, with its flamboyant makeup, elaborate costumes, and dazzling performances, has long been a platform for self-expression, empowerment, and advocacy. In the thriving drag community of Seattle, performers come from diverse backgrounds and identities, each contributing their unique stories and artistry to the scene. Among them, our Deaf Drag Queen stands out as a symbol of resilience, intersectionality, and the power of breaking barriers.

Catch the full ASL Video Podcast Interview Here.

Emerging as a Deaf Drag Queen

Our talented drag queen, took her first steps into the world of drag with unwavering determination. Despite being deaf, she decided to embrace the art form that celebrates diversity and self-expression. Her journey as a Deaf Drag Queen began in Washington DC while a student at Galludet University.

The Deaf Drag Queen Seattle Scene

Seattle's drag scene, known for its inclusivity, became the perfect backdrop for our artist to flourish. Drag shows across the city welcome performers from all walks of life, regardless of their gender, sexuality, or disability. Here, our Deaf Drag Queen found a supportive and understanding community, ready to embrace her talents and champion her unique perspective.

November 18, 2023 Anastasia will compete for the title of Miss Gay Seattle, she is featured as Contestant #1.

The Deaf Drag Queen of Seattle has become a symbol of empowerment and a beacon of hope for many in Seattle and across the nation.. Her journey encourages others with disabilities to pursue their passions and dream big. Her success challenges societal norms and highlights the importance of inclusivity within the LGBTQ+ community and the world of drag.


Seattle's Deaf Drag Queen is a remarkable example of how art and activism can intertwine, creating a path for a more inclusive and diverse drag scene. Her journey, her performances, and her historic appearance on a podcast in ASL have showcased the power of embracing one's identity and breaking down barriers. With each step she takes, she not only mesmerizes her audience with her incredible drag artistry but also sends a powerful message of empowerment, inclusion, and the importance of representation for the Deaf community. She is a true icon in the world of Deaf Drag, and her journey is far from over – she continues to inspire and pave the way for others to follow in her fabulous footsteps.

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