Sapphira Crist·l –
Sapphira Crist·l was born O’Neill Nichol Haynes on September 27,1988. Originally from Houston, TX, this classically trained composer and operatic singer with a 6 octave vocal range, has emerged as a constantly working performance artist, active in New York City, Philadelphia, and Boston with travels all around the the country. She is a former Queen Of Boston Pride, The Drag Queen in Residence at the First Church of Somerville UCC, Philadelphia’s Miss Everything 2015, the Reigning Miss Gay NY
USofA, and was featured on Bravo TV’s “Watch What Happens Live”. In addition, she inspires and encourages the next generation through her appearances at the Colleges and Universities throughout the region, as well as many Youth Camps, Dance studios and High Schools. Sapphira spreads her message of love, understanding, patience, and acceptance to all by partnering with charitable organizations to not only spread the word through her entertaining, inspiring and empowering performances, but to also raise funds for tangible change. “There is no better exercise for the heart than reaching down to lift someone else up”, is Sapphira Crist·l’s personal credo, and she has made it her mission to be an inspiration–uplifting and encouraging those around her–wherever she goes.