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Mimi Marks Joins Hydrate’s Show

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LKH Management (LKH), the group behind Lake View’s Hydrate NightclubElixirReplay and Lark (coming this Summer),  have announced that legendary entertainer Mimi Marks has joined the cast of Beauties & Beaus, which pairs female impersonators with hot guys and danceable beats every Friday and Saturday night.

Marks, acclaimed for her show-stopping performances at The Baton Show Lounge, brings an effervescent energy to the stage with co-hosts Naysha Lopez (RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 8 contestant) and Mz. Ruff N’ Stuff.

The fun-filled, interactive Beauties & Beaus show, which keeps the audience roaring with laughter, is one of Chicago’s hottest ways to celebrate bachelorette parties, birthdays and girls’ nights out on the town. Marks’ addition to the lineup adds a new dimension to the show, bringing her remarkable talent and unparalleled glamour to the stage.

“We’re proud and excited to have Mimi take the stage at Hydrate,” said Mark Liberson, President, LKH Management. “Mimi has an charm about her that leaves the audience begging for more. Her amazing energy is the perfect complement to our already outstanding Beauties & Beaus cast.”

Marks began her stage career in Milwaukee at the age of 20. Three years later, she moved to Chicago and quickly landed a full-time role at The Baton, where she would remain for 25 years. Her stunning beauty and unmistakable charisma earned her national attention, as well as the crown for both the Miss Continental and Miss Cosmopolitan pageants.

“It is an absolute honor to be a part of Hydrate’s Beauties & Beaus program,” said Marks. “As I begin the next chapter of my life, I am thrilled for the opportunity to continue doing what I love most: performing.”

Hydrate is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8 pm – 4 am, Friday from 6 pm – 4 am, Saturday from 6 pm – 5 am, and Sundays from 2 pm – 4 am, closed Tuesdays.

Beauties & Beaus takes place every Friday and Saturday at 9:30 pm. For more information, visit and

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