Laverne Cox in Hamilton


Anyone that has the audacity to be themselves should be celebrated; not discriminated, ridiculed, stigmatized and criminalized. — Laverne Cox

Trans advocate and actor Laverne Cox will be coming to Hamilton on March 23rd!

Laverne’s visit to Hamilton is presented by Mohawk College’s positive space Social Inc ., partnered with The Well: The LGBTQ Community Wellness Centre of Hamilton and SACHA – Hamilton’s Sexual Assault Centre.

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Cox is best know for her portrayal of Sophia Burset on the Netflix series “Orange is the New Black” where she made history in 2014 for becoming the first openly transgender woman to be nominated for an Emmy.

When: Monday, March 23rd
6:30pm – Doors open
7:30pm – Event starts
9pm – Meet Laverne

$35 – General Admission
$75 – VIP: Reserved seating and invitation to a meet and greet with Laverne before the event

Community Access Tickets:
Consider showing your support for the Hamilton trans community and purchase a ticket for someone who wouldn’t be able to attend the event otherwise.

Free tickets available to trans identified folks who cannot afford the ticket price. Email 

Buy tickets online here –

Check out the Facebook event!


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