Cuba: gayrillas storm the stage

TEXT AND PHOTOS BY DAVID FABREGA | 2014

In the city of Santa Clara, Cuba, the arts are serving the cause of social integration of transexuals at a theatre called “El Mejunje”.

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Certain artists, such as the dancing quartet “The Dream Boys”, portray feminine characters without having started hormonal treatments. They consider themselves to be primarily “transformists”, though some of them will one day become transsexuals.