The devout Israeli Jewish drag queen and his alter ego, Rebbetzin Malka

03.08.2013                      27.Aw.5773                      Re'eh; Schabbat Mewarchim

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The devout Israeli Jewish drag queen and his alter ego, Rebbetzin Malka

It has been a long and agonizing metamorphosis for Shahar Hadar, 34, from being a conflicted Orthodox Jew to a proud religious gay man – and drag queen.

Just shy of midnight, Shahar Hadar trades his knitted white yarmulke for a wavy blond wig and a pink velvet dress….