Travis Alabanza


Travis Alabanza is a writer, performer and theatre maker. Since 2016 they have been using their art to archive trans experiences within the UK. Through theatre, their solo show Burgerz toured internationally to critical acclaim, with the Guardian readers selecting it as their top show of 2018, winning a total theatre award and being placed on over 15 university courses in the UK. Their most recent show Overflow at Bush Theatre, which was set within a women’s bathroom, was called a ‘future classic’ by the Evening Standard.

Alabanza has also had their work featured on the BBC, Gal-Dem, Metro, Independent and given talks at over 40 Universities including Oxford, Harvard and Cambridge. Their unique perspective and amplification of queer and trans voices has had them noted on the Dazed100 List, Forbes30under30 and Evening Standard 25 most influential under 25 year olds.

Their debut Non Fiction book ‘None Of The Above’ will be published with Canongate in August 2022.