Revelers went all out for the 22nd Annual Night of a Thousand Gowns, produced by the Imperial Court of New York. The annual gala raises funds for the HIV/AIDS community. Above left: the flamboyant Prince Vanity. Not to be outdone, the bio-femme fatale above right arrived dressed to the nines and said "I knew there would be a lot of competition, but I wanted to show the boys that the girls still have something they don't!"
Vive la difference!