autobiography in story and song, transgendered actress/singer
Alexandra Billings' tour de force is a hilarious, and
sometimes harrowing, roller coaster journey through her
boyhood to womanhood, she paints a Picasso-like portrait
of herself through the eyes of those who knew her best,
and least. Not for the faint of heart, this ride takes
you from summer camping into the asphalt jungle and back
alleys of Chicago and its counter culture and phoenix-like
rise through the air to New York City and L.A
for an ADA Award for Best Musical/Best Actress of
the Year. -- September 2006
Show is a Triumph of Spirit!"
-- Sherman Oaks Sun, October
-- Los Angeles City Beat, LA.
is a forthright and funny entertainer”
-- Village Voice - NY, 2003
her childhood as a boy to her
life as a woman living with AIDS, this is one amazing
piece—just Alex, just the stage, and just wonderful.”
-- Windy City Times – Chicago,
is getting raves and hitting big screens nationwide!
much of the Reeling programming;
especially when a queer director is at the helm, gay
isn’t even an issue, it’s a given.
example, in the twisted thriller Socket,
there is no coming-out process or even straight characters,
for that matter (unless you count trans actor Alexandra
Billings’s well-meaning doctor)."
"The cast is headed by Derek Long, Georgia Jean and Allie Rivenbark,
Matthew Montgomery, Rasool Jahan and transsexual actress
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