Real, Mad World @ Edinburgh Fringe
    By Jack Ward

    21:30, Mon 15th – Sat 20th August 2022 at theSpace on North Bridge, Perth Theatre
    21:30, Mon 22nd – Sat 27th August 2022 at theSpace on North Bridge, Perth Theatre
    Summer Vacation

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    Extended discussion of dysphoria, references to transphobia, misgendering, momentary physical violence

    Real, Mad World is a brilliant piece of new writing following the joys, heartbreaks and absurdities of trans life. Laura, transgender woman and playwright, wants to be a mother more than anything. Faced by the children that she cannot bear, she writes herself into another life with a womb, cisgender husband and kids. But Lindsay, Laura’s partner, is waiting at home with a glass of wine and plans for Trans Revolution Now.

    Selected as the Cambridge University Amateur Dramatic Club 2022 Fringe Play, Real, Mad World is a funny and tender study of how we treat the people we love.



    Production Team

    Assistant Director
    Stage Manager
    Lighting Designer
    Sound Designer
    Publicity Designer
    Welfare Representative –
    Costume Designer