Simpson, along with what might be hundreds of people, are planning to gather outside the dance tonight the protest Gendr and the school district. On Simpson’s posts, many parents were in agreement and support of the wrong doings of the school district.
The negative emails and messages I’ve been getting have them going to the organizers, saying extremely homophobic and despicable things to both of us. – Kendall Gendr, Drag Queen Performer
Late last night, Gendr addressed the issue and the backlash. In the statement Gendr explained that her in intentions are not to force anything on to anyone but show her talents and way of life.
Gendr shares that her experience in the show industry is something that she is proud of and she enjoys sharing with the world.
“I hope they don’t (protest), it’s more than just the opinions on both sides – it’s about these kids and these kids are just trying to find joy and a safe place to express themselves. There is absolutely no need to protest and an event like this.”- Kendall Gendr, Drag Queen Performer
The dance starts at 6pm at Byrne Creek Community School.