Imperfect Gentlemen (In-Person)
Saturday, March 4, 2023 • 7:30 P.M.
Palikū Theatre at University of Hawai‘i Windward Community College
"Imperfect Gentlemen" is a one-person show about how one family reacts when their father comes out as a transgender woman in the 1980s.
“Imperfect Gentlemen” is a creation of Ben Moffat and Bradley Wayne Smith and is performed by Ben Moffat. The work is based on events from Moffat’s life. He plays multiple characters throughout the production, revealing each character's reactions to the change impacting the family. The show explores the forces that shape our identities, and the plasticity and durability of personality.
"Imperfect Gentlemen" is performed in a unique style that blends storytelling with theatrical elements such as costumes, props, and projections of family photos.