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Women’s Words Weekend

 Women’s Words Week Features One Contemporary Classic, One Evening of Short Films, and Four Thrilling New Works at Center on Halsted   September 19 to 21, 2014 Pride Films and Plays is delighted to announce the results of our Women’s Words contest. Pat Montley, Laura Jones, Jan O’Connor and Heidi FitzGerald have been named as…


Women’s Words Film Fest

Pride Films and Plays announces seven short films and two episodes from Tello Films receiving their Chicago premieres during Pride Films and Plays Women’s Words Film Festival at the Public House Theatre (3914 N Clark) on September 15th, 2014. Tickets can be ordered here. Films chosen for the fest include an innocent teenage story of…

Jeff Talbott (left) and Jude Hansen

The Submission by Jeff Talbott

Pride Films and Plays is thrilled to follow up its sold-out Jeff Recommended run of Terrence McNally’s Some Men with the Chicago premiere of The Submission by Jeff Talbott, winner of the 2011 Laurent’s/Hatcher Award and the Outer Circle’s John Gassner Award for Best New Play in 2012. The dynamic new work runs October 12…


Audition for African American Woman

PFP seeks headshots and resumes for the role of Emilie in Jeff Talbott’s The Submission. Auditions are Sunday, September 7 from 11 to 2. Emilie 27: African American actress with a fierce intelligence and intensity. She is never afraid to speak her mind. Send resume with note of interest to with Emilie in the…

Gentle Passage

Enter the Great Gay Play and Musical Contest now

Today we start accepting entries into the Great Gay Play and Musical Contest for 2014. The Great Gay Play and Musical Contest seeks to develop the highest quality work with LGBT characters or themes. We seek material that is innovative and groundbreaking, and that deals with LGBT history, or issues of importance to the community….