Spikey Van Dykey has been a leading Male Impersonator & Drag King entertainer for 16 years.
He first hit the stage making his debut in Birmingham Alabama at The Quest Club in October of 2000.
In 2006 he took on his role as show director and coordinator of Spikey and The After Midnites, a cast created to help diverse entertainment grow and rise in the community, and worked alongside a Burlesque troupe called Thee VaudeVillains.
Throughout the years, Spikey has discovered a way to combine his love for art, music, self expression, and acting; through a character of his own creation. Spikey continues to perform solo and with his cast throughout the South East, at Pride events, Charity events, Pensacola Memorial Weekend Unleashed, Gay Days , Savannah Pride, Aqua Girl Miami , Mac Viva Glam, Diva Invasion Orlando UCF, FSU, SU ( Syracuse NY University ) Nikki Beach White Party and has been featured in the documentary "Me as He" and is currently the Founder of a Drag King awareness group called The Drag King Project. This group is an outlet for Drag Kings, beginners, booking management, and for those who love and support our art to help discover that we ARE valid in the entertainment world! #thekingproject Please follow and support!
You may have seen his most recent feature in Elle Magazine's "About Face", Buzzfeed, The Huffington Post, Rebel Circus, Transfashionable, Curve Magazine, Wikipedia, and more! Continuing to travel the U.S. he hopes to make a movement and impact others with his art, as well as showing our community that we ARE valid and that we are a beautiful and inspiring form of entertainment.
I want to thank all those who inspired me on my journey, without each and every one of you I would not exist! From the bottom of my heart, thank you.