Mink Stole is an American actress who’s career began with her Dreamland friend’s the legendary Divine and filmmaker John Waters way back in Baltimore in the 1970’s. She emerged as many of the leading characters in Water’s early films and continued to gain cult hero status throughout the decades portraying the wacky roles that have inspired millions.
From Taffy Davenport in Female Trouble, Crazed Peggy Gravel in Desperate Living and Connie Marble in Pink Flamingos to Dottie Hinkle in Serial Mom with Kathleen Turner, Mink’s portrayals are always hilarious and memorable. She continues to act in many independent films while also performing as lead vocals in her band – “Mink Stole and Her Wonderful Band”. Alongside all her achievements she continues to create and will be gracing Montreal to share her art and stories as the very first guest speaker for Never Apart’s “Legend Series” on Saturday September 12th 2015.
Miss Stole will be performing a few of her songs before giving her artist talk with Gender bending punk rock legend Plastik Patrik and Never Apart’s Executive Director and Out Tv personality Michael Venus. She will be taking questions from the audience before the selfies and meet and greet. This will be an insightful, entertaining and intimate evening with a living legend and not to be missed for fans of the films who thirst for innovation, camp and counter culture.