10 Oct '17, 10am

From drag queen to duchess: the ultimate Tatler makeover

From drag queen to duchess: the ultimate Tatler makeover

'I think the Duchess of Windsor is an interesting character,’ says Jonny pensively while lounging in the grass naked but for a pair of pants and full Wallis Simpson hair and make-up. ‘I think there’s a lot more to the story than just a straightforward love story.’ Jonny, 45, calls himself ‘a performer, curator, producer, director and writer’, but he could also be described more simply as the biggest dog in the London alternative-drag scene (he co-owns the hugely popular Dalston gay pub the Glory). In November he’ll be bringing his successful Un-Royal Variety – ‘a sort of old-school-punk political pastiche on the classic Royal Variety Performance’ – back to the Hackney Empire. He’s also co-written a musical interpretation of the events that led to last year’s referendum called Jonny Woo Sings Brexit, and he creates shows for Glastonbury and Lovebox, bringing along the coter...

Full article: http://www.tatler.com/article/drag-queen-duchess

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