“The Face of the ‘New Girls’”¹
“The Queen of Southern Indiana”²
Bendovah Plenti is a drag entertainer who performed for five years in south central Indiana, at benefits, and at Pride events, which include Circle City IN Pride (Indianapolis), Spencer Pride Festival, the largest rural LGBTQ+ gathering in the state of Indiana, and Bloomington Pridefest, Thrillist’s #1 college town pride.
She was part of events in south central Indiana which raised thousands of dollars for community resources for HIV/AIDS.
She won ‘Best Talent Award’ at Main Street Productions’ 2018 Tri-State Awards, ‘Most Overall Creativity’ at their 2017 Tri-State Awards, Miss Gay Evansville 2016, 1st Alternate to Miss Gay Indiana 2016, and was a nominee for the WERRRK.com 2015 Drag Horizon Award, which recognizes ‘an up-and coming-queen in the drag community who isn’t yet on the national stage.’
Bendovah is a proud member of the DuMay family of Tucson, Arizona.
¹ Chelsea Nicole Parker, Indiana All American Goddess 2013
² Lola Palooza, Host, “On the Down Lola”
³ Blair St. Clair, Rupaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season 5
Georgia: Little Kings Shuffle Club (Athens)
Indiana: The Athenaeum (Indianapolis), The Back Door (Bloomington), Bokeh Lounge (Evansville), Metro Nightclub (Indianapolis), Monkeys Tale (Indianapolis), Someplace Else Nightclub (Evansville), ZimMarss Showbar (Terre Haute), Zonies Closet (Indianapolis)
Missouri: Independence Place (Cape Girardeau)