Stance Theatre presents a powerful Richard III ahead of other summer blockbuster productions.
Drag King Richard III
explores switching gender as lead character Laurie embarks on the challenging
journey of transitioning from female to male.
Life in the wrong body is explored through Shakespeare’s deformed villain and the long term
friendship Laurie has with La Femme - a butch lesbian who enjoys the trappings of femininity
when opportunities arise.
The play weaves classical dialogue through contemporary
text, and seduction lines are quipped over a sexually charged
It's on for a week at Riverside Studios from 28 July... Tickets are available from Riverside Studios.