Burgerz: Travis Alabanza lifts the lid on our potential for empathy, alliance and complicity. Photograph: Dorothea Tuch

BURGERZ Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin ★★★★☆ In Panti’s celebrated noble call speech from the stage of the Abbey Theatre, in 2014, the drag queen and “a(...)

Travis Alabanza in Burgerz

US/THEM Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire. Oct 8-12 8pm (extra show Oct 10 10am; Oct 12 & 13 Mat 4pm) dublintheatrefestival.com How do you explain (...)

Travis Alabanza calls the oppression and violence that trans people face ‘terrifying’. Anti-trans hate crimes are on the rise and suicide rates in the community are shockingly high

In April 2016, Travis Alabanza was walking across Waterloo Bridge in London, surrounded by people, when a man called them a transphobic slur and threw(...)

Dublin Theatre Festival: How to Win Against History

You could say the art of the theatre is to always look back in order to cast forward. Familiar plays are revived and reinterpreted to suit the tenor o(...)

British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton has apologised after sharing a video on Instagram of him chastising his nephew for wearing a princess dress. File photograph: Flavio Lo Scalzo/EPA

Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton has apologised after sharing a video on Instagram of him chastising his young nephew for wearing a princess dress. (...)