Kochina Rude

Drag queen

Kochina Rude is a Bay Area-based drag queen, harm reduction advocate, and public health worker by day. Alongside Lisa Frankenstein, she co-hosts the weekly drag show “Princess” at SF Oasis. Also at Oasis, she established a DIY overdose prevention outreach project in 2021 by distributing naloxone to club attendees and educating visitors on preventing and reversing drug overdoses in queer nightlife settings. She also provided vocals for the Bay Area band Lolly Gaggers (2017-2023).