Venus D’Lite hails from the ’80s and radiates with the energy of Madonna, Barbra Streisand and Grace Jones. A punky femme fatale, D’Lite caught America’s eye on Season 3 of “Drag Race” with an effortless transformation into Madonna. Appearances in film and television followed, including on the Ricki Lake show. D’Lite is a longtime mainstay of the Dreamgirls Revue at Micky’s.
Q-and-A with Venus D’Lite
Name: Adam Guerra
Age: Just turned 30, aka the new 20
Home city: Los Angeles
Where do you perform? Locally I perform at Rage in West Hollywood and VLVT in Santa Ana. I have performed all over the United States because of my appearance on the RuPaul show in 2011.
Other job(s): I work for Forever 21
How long have you been impersonating Madonna? I have been impersonating her for 11 years.
What drew you to the person you impersonate? Her art, music, beauty, sexuality and always being ahead of the game.