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Silk Worm is a drag queen, choreographer, artist, and Sagittarius living in San Francisco. She is a 2017 danceWEB Europe Scholar, and she holds a BA and MA from Stanford University. Silk currently works at different gay bars and DIY venues in San Francisco as a drag performer while developing Bad Acting, a show-as-workshop-as-party that will tour in 2018, and a new duet with artist Juancy Matos. With Brittany Newell, she leads and organizes HUSH-HUSH, a collective of early-career queer and trans artists producing experimental work in the Bay Area. Each month HUSH-HUSH presents a showcase of new work at the Stud. Frequent collaborators include Brittany Newell and Mica Sigourney. Silk Worm is known as a very good sport.