[TEST calendar] 50 Years Before the Frock

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50 Years Before the Frock

  • Garnet Station 85 Garnet Road Auckland, Auckland, 1022 New Zealand (map)
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Some people put little thought into what they wear, and some people labour heavily over their outfit for an evening. For Julia, it took over 50 years to don a dress.

My name is Julia Clement, and I am an openly transgender woman, stand-up comedian and computer software developer. I will perform a one woman show about the 53 years between my first questioning of my gender identity in 1962 and the first time I stepped on a comedy stage as myself in 2015 and performed as Julia. I intend to be brutally honest with all the laughs and the tears my journey has demanded of me, with a fair amount of bafflement as well. As a comedian I can promise you far more laughs than tears. I will even tell the true story of how I once fell off my garden and landed in a tree.

Please note: This show may contain adult, transgender & gay culture themes.

Later Event: February 28
50 Years Before the Frock