Australia 2019

A powerful and often humorous collection of secret stories exploring sexuality, vulnerability and desire taken from interviews with butches, masculine women and transmen, living world-wide.


Written by: Laura Bridgeman

Directed by: Julie McNamara

Developed and performed by: The Drakes

a London-based group of butches, transmen

and gender rebels brought together in

friendship and solidarity.

Images: Kai Fiain / Christa Holka

“Succeeds in making us all feel loved.”

Lois Weaver (Split Britches)

“An excellent piece of theatre and more than that it’s a very tangible vehicle for social change.”

Jude Kelly CBE (Director of the Southbank)

If you would like to contribute your story to the project then please get in touch


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