Presented by Ashley Rogers.
Pass/Fail is a one person show written and performed by Ashley Lauren Rogers. “Through stand up comedy and video segments, Ashley Lauren Rogers tackles the pervasive nature of passing privilege within transgender circles by analyzing her own failures… or instances of “not passing,” in life.
According to the playwright “It’s like an extended stand up act where I cry sometimes.” Pass/Fail has been performed at the Dixon Place Lounge, the Midtown International Theatre Festival and Trans Theatre Fest at The Brick all in New York City as well as at the University in Wisconsin.
Ashley Lauren Rogers performed her one-person show PASS/FAIL at Dixon Place Lounge, MITF, the Trans Theatre Festival at The Brick, and The University of Wisconsin. Her show The Illustrated Xmas Sweater for Step1 Theatre Productions. She was invited to the two week summer playwriting intensive at the Kennedy Center, Washington DC. Ashley received the 2014 ACM Award for Comedy Video for the pilot of Marisa and Rocco through Dogtoon Media. Ashley has written for Cosmopolitan, The Mary Sue, SFWA, John Scalzi Blog. Ashley developed a workshop for writing for trans and nonbinary narratives available on WritingTheOther.com. Ashley is the Producer/creator of the Is It Transphobic? Podcast and Ashley is currently working on an untitled non-fiction manuscript for Three L Media
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