The Kiki House of Ada

Dragfort

Portland, OR

Ada Bio: Mostly known for HBO Max hit show Legendary Season 3, The Kiki House of Ada was established in 2014, in Portland Oregon. Through their participation in Ballroom all around the West coast, They are Pacific Northwest premier Kiki House, recognized by their queer diversity, performance quality and sex appeal. _______________________________ The name Ada is rooted from the Spanish word "Hada" which translates to "Fairy" aka "a small imaginary fem with magical powers", The word Fairy holds history as an offensive slang term of contempt from back in the days, directed to queer folxs. Words with negative connotation such as "pussy", "fag", "c*nt" are part of Ballroom culture vocabulary that over the years has been empowered within the community. House of Ada continues this act of resilience giving a different meaning to the fairy experience, adapting the word to radical local queer fems who's talent showcases the power of Sex appeal & Fashion bringing the fantasy to the runway.
The Kiki House of Ada