“IT POKES FUN AT HOW SOCIETY IS OVERREACTING TO THE TRANSGENDER BATHROOM ISSUE AND ACTUALLY PROVIDES SOME MUCH NEEDED EDUCATION TO THOSE WHO DON’T KNOW MUCH ABOUT TRANSGENDER PEOPLE.”
Seriously TV is a new video channel that pride’s itself on providing “comedy at the speed of news.” Sitting in Bathrooms with Trans People is hosted by Dylan Marron. In each episode he interviews a different transgender person. The series has 6 episodes thus far and even features Kate Bornstein in episode 4. It pokes fun at how society is overreacting to the transgender bathroom issue and actually provides some much needed education to those who don’t know much about transgender people.
About Dylan Marron:
Dylan Marron is a Drama Desk-nominated writer & performer based in New York City. He is the voice of Carlos on the hit podcast Welcome to Night Vale and he plays Ari on the critically acclaimed web series Whatever this is. He is the co-creator and performer of Ridgefield Middle School Talent Nite, a 17-character middle school talent show, in which he and Jo Firestone play every role. As an ensemble member of the New York Neo-Futurists he writes and performs for the popular weekly show Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind and created The Human Symphony, a play entirely performed by randomly-selected audience members via instructional mp3 tracks. He is the creator of Every Single Word, a video series that edits down popular films to only feature the words spoken by people of color.
You can check out all 6 episodes on Seriously TV’s YouTube channel. As an added bonus, watch Marron’s hilarious take on the concept of Heterosexual Pride Day below.