Anthony Hudson/ Carla Rossi
Anthony Hudson (Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, Siletz) is an artist and writer sometimes better known as Portland's premiere drag clown Carla Rossi. Together they host and program Queer Horror—the only LGBTQ+ horror film and performance series in the country—at the historic Hollywood Theatre. Anthony has received project support and fellowships from the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, the National Endowment for the Arts, National Performance Network, Native Arts and Cultures Foundation, First Peoples Fund, Western Arts Alliance, Oregon Arts Commission, Oregon Community Foundation, USArtists International, Ucross Foundation, Caldera Arts Center, and more; Anthony's performances have been featured at the New York Theatre Workshop, La Mama, PICA's TBA Festival, Portland and Seattle Art Museums, Portland Center Stage, and have toured internationally. Anthony is currently adapting their award-winning solo show Looking for Tiger Lily into a book.