by MK Scott
The search for ‘The Most Beautiful & Glamorous Female Impersonators in Washington!’ at the 37th annual ‘La Femme Magnifique WA and WA Plus Pageant’ on May 20, 2018. The event was held once again at Neighbours Nightclub on Capitol Hill.
Gaysha Starr (LFMWA 1994) was once again the host as she welcomed five contestants along with special performances by Aleksa Manila, La Saveona Hunt (LFMI 2017), Deandra Infiniti (LFMIP 2017), and Coco Elektra (LFMWA 2017).
Each contestant was judged in the following four categories:
” Black & White Presentation
” Formal Wear
” Las Vegas Showgirl
After a strong showing in all four categories, Atasha Manila was crowned the title of LFNWA 2018 and Kristie Champagne was crowned LFMWA Plus 2018.
First place winners received a cash prize of $500 each, first runner-ups received $125 each. All four will represent the state of Washington at the International Pageant, taking place on Labor Day Weekend in Portland, OR for the International title.
Photos by MK Scott