What was it like to be trans in the 1800s? This episode explores the unique story of Edward. A biological woman, who lived for over thirty years in the colony of Victoria as a man. Their unnoticed and otherwise perfectly ordinary life comes completely unravelled after their dramatic public unmasking.
Benjamin Marshall – Pamphlet Writer
Jamie Gleeson – Mr Gundry, Mr Brennan
Collin Van Uden – Justice Strickland, Journalist, Fellow Miner, Dr Poland
Lisa Trelor – Edward de Lacy Evans, Neighbour
Ellen Barkla – Nurse Holt, Julia Marquand
Elise Dowdell – Mrs McEvoy, Sarah
Katrina Hill – Madame Sibley