24/05/2017 12:52 BST | Updated 24/05/2017 12:52 BST

Why Theatre Needs More Diverse LGBT+ Storylines

Anna Martine Freeman is an actress, currently portraying transgender character Fiona/Adrian in Rotterdam, an award-winning play which tackles trans identity and the freedom to self-identify your gender.

In this vlog for HuffPost UK, Freeman delves into the challenge and liberating experience of playing a transgender character, and stresses the need for more LGBT narratives where characters "don't die, turn straight or end up crazy".