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Chch and AKL: Two tribute nights for Bambi

Sat 31 May 2008 In: New Zealand Daily News View at Wayback

The late Darren Taylor, also known as drag diva favourite Bambi Slut, will be honoured in Christchurch tonight and in Auckland in mid-June with special nights of shows. Bambi Slut Christchurch's Cruz nightclub management has arranged a special Queen of Queens Bambi Slut Tribute Show tonight, with shows beginning at midnight. Entertainers include Ginger, Stella Roadkill, Miss Idol and Venus. A Memorial Service will be held at St Matthew-in-the-City in central Auckland on Sunday 15 June from 4:30pm, followed by an elaborate Remembrance Party at the Crest Hotel on K' Road that evening. Taylor's friend, drag sister Tess Tickle, says "we wanted to give it some time before the service and party, so we can organise a fabulous send-off and give you all time as well." Taylor will be laid to rest at Tangoio Marae in Napier tomorrow (Sunday) at 11am.    

Credit: News Staff

First published: Saturday, 31st May 2008 - 5:57pm

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