Albuquerque drag and mental health

By Junko Featherston/ NM News Port

Junko Featherston sits down with local drag queens Stephen Sanchez, AKA Kayla Chingada and Anastasia Stratton to discuss how performing the art of drag positively affects their mental health. They both speak about how it’s sometimes difficult to manage personal time in between their day and night careers. Sacrificing personal time to spread the joy of drag to Albuquerque and sharing their art form with the world. Even though it can sometimes get exhausting, these queens find satisfaction in their artistry and find that it benefits their mental health even more.