Next event in:

  • 00 DAYS
  • 00 HR
  • 00 MIN
  • 00 SEC
<>

PFP Announces Great New Season

Subscribe Now To See It All!
TN1

Nelson Rodriguez Named PFP’s Artistic Director

Congratulations Nelson!
Rodriguez_Nelson; Photo Credit - Jorge Brio

Every Dollar Helps!

Help the PAC be all it can be!
pac-hor-logo-400-blue

Watch Films From Queer Bits Film Fest!

Watch a free film from the Queer Bits Film Fest!
hopefulROMANTIC (Photo Credit - Chris Ekstein)

PFP Gets New Home at Pride Arts Center!

Help us create a haven for artists of all kinds!
New Space Pizap

Make a donation to Pride Films and Plays!

Your support throughout the year is essential!
big block with oz (2)

Rent Our Rehearsal Spaces!

From $30 to $50 per night!
10593105_10152813367212494_8216833066795869805_n
share-tweet-follow-connect

Current Productions


 

Check our Facebook page for daily or weekly updates.


 

Marty's Martinis

PFP’s Community Day at Marty’s Martini Bar

Join Pride Films and Plays as we raise some funds while you raise a glass at Marty’s Martini Bar. Celebrate summer’s end on the lovely patio, enjoy great company, and hear about our plans for  2016 and 2017! Here’s how you can support us – come to Marty’s between 2-5 pm on Sunday, September 11,…

PQD-Web

PFP Announces Great New Season

2016-17 season to “Let in the Light” with Chicago premieres of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert and The Nance, plus two world premieres Pride Films and Plays’ 2016-17 season will include two Chicago premieres of Tony Award nominated shows and two world premieres, Executive Director David Zak and Artistic Director Nelson Rodriguez announced today. Under…

Diana Raiselis

Resolution – A World Premiere from PFP!

Pride Films and Plays is excited to start its fall season with the world premiere of Resolution, opening October 24 at Rivendell Theater, 5779 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago. Executive Director David Zak and Artistic Director Nelson Rodriguez announced the full cast today. This will be the last PFP production before it opens the Pride Arts…

BITE323C

BITE: A Pucking Queer Cabaret

Pride Films and Plays will complete its fun summer in Mary’s Attic with the world premiere of BITE: A Pucking Queer Cabaret, PFP Artistic Associate Derek Van Barham’s immersive, pop-rock ode to A Midsummer Night’s Dream. As Puck and the other fairies at Mary’s prepare for a celebration, their world is rocked by news of…

Rodriguez_Nelson; Photo Credit - Jorge Brio

Nelson Rodriguez Named PFP’s Artistic Director

Nelson Rodriguez, a Chicago-based actor and writer of Puerto Rican descent who has been an ensemble member of Pride Films and Plays since August 2012, has been named the company’s Artistic Director, Executive Director David Zak announced today. “Nelson’s contributions to the company as an actor, production manager and curator of our film programming have…

Giving Pizap

PFP to open Pride Arts Center!

Pride Films and Plays, the LGBTQ+ focused company founded in 2010, will take up residence in the two theaters at 4139 and 4147 N. Broadway in Uptown that were recently vacated by Profiles Theatre, Executive Director David Zak announced today. The 90-seat space at 4139 N. Broadway will serve as the primary venue for the…

LezFestFBCover

LezFest 2016

Pride Films and Plays is delighted to present its fourth installment of LezFest; a one-night variety show which features lesbian and genderqueer performers through music, movement, spoken word, storytelling, and stand-up comedy. LezFest IV is produced by PFP company member Carolyn Reynolds and is directed by Patrice Foster and will feature exciting new talent as…

(L to R)( Harris, Henderson, Meierdiercks, and Rodriguez

The Hilarious ‘The Boys Upstairs’

 (L to R) Shaun Baer, Gary Henderson, Luke Meierdiercks, Nelson Rodriguez, and Tristien Winfree Pride Films and Plays is thrilled to present the Chicago premiere of Jason Mitchell’s zesty comedy The Boys Upstairs which The Village Voice called ‘Sex in the City meets Boys in the Band.’ PFP Artistic Associate Nelson Rodriguez leads a cast…

1386886140

A History of Summer

Pride Films and Plays presents a special workshop of the glorious new musical A History of Summer, with music and lyrics by Jonathan Monro and book by Adam Mathias. Both of the authors have extensive credits (see full bios below) and will be coming to Chicago for one week to work with director David Zak,…

Nominee Night 2015

Nominee Night at Sidetrack

Chicago’s Most Lauded Singers Perform Together For One Night Only at NOMINEE NIGHT May 17 at 7:00PM at Sidetrack Get tickets HERE! Chicago’s best musical theatre performers gather for one night only on the same stage when the 2016 Jeff Award Nominees are honored at Nominee Night, May 17 at 7PM at Sidetrack Video Bar…