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Panti: High Heels in Low Places

The Queen of Ireland, Panti, invites you into her gender-discombobulating, stiletto-shaped world, exposing the stories behind the make-up – from performance giant to accidental activist – to reveal the National F***ing Treasure she is today.

In 2014, Panti landed herself in a legal sh*tstorm, dubbed ‘Pantigate’. Her speech about homophobia went viral, was broadcast around the world, remixed by Pet Shop Boys, caused a parliamentary meltdown, and fed into Ireland’s marriage equality referendum success.

Hilarious and poignant, Panti traces her journey from small-town boy kicking against traditions; to towering plastique woman in false lashes making history.

★★★★★ “Exquisitely tart-tongued comedy… electrically revealing and masterful.” – The Irish Times

★★★★ “Wickedly funny.” – The Guardian

★★★★ “A wise, hilarious, foul-mouthed jolt to the system.” – Time Out