the frank theatre company (Vancouver, British Columbia)
From the poems of Antonette Rea
Adapted into a play by Antonette Rea with James Fagan Tait
Directed by James Fagan Tait
Now in her 60s, Antonette Rea is a star in Vancouver’s spoken word scene, known for her charismatic and riveting delivery. She is also a survivor, having lived through horrific experiences of marginalization and abuse as a transgender person. Miss Understood is a theatrical poem based on her incredible life story.