Melbourne drag performer Pussy Willow dies
Much-loved Melbourne drag queen Pussy Willow (aka Shahgopal Whybrow) passed away from heart failure on Sunday night.
Pussy (left) and Tabitha Turlington
image from Tabitha Turlington Facebook
Whybrow was aged just 38. Whybrow's alter ego, Pussy Willow, was an instituion at the GH Hotel where he had been performing his act for the past two and a half years.
The news of his passing has spread to the wider LGBT community via Facebook, where fellow performer and long time colloborator, Tabitha Turlington announced the sad news.
Friends and fans of Whybrow's work immediately responded with an outpouring of memories and love.