PFP Announces Great Gay Play Contest Semi-finalists

  A slate of 11 vibrant and kinetic new LGBTQ+ plays and musicals have emerged as Semi-Finalists in Pride Films and Plays’ 2016 Great Gay Play and Musical Contest. They come from writers across the United States, and were selected by a reading team from across the country doing blind readings of the manuscripts. The […]

Films Selected for PFP’s LezPlay Film Fest

 LezPlay Film Festival Pride Films and Plays announces eight short films from four different countries receiving their Chicago premieres during LezPlay Film Festival at the Public House Theatre (3914 N Clark) on February 22nd, 2016.   Pride Films and Plays’ LezPlay Film Festivalincludes a couple’s existential barrage of delusion, a teenage girls search for courage […]

History Comes Alive in “Ten Dollar House”

Pride Films & Plays is excited to announce casting for the Chicago premiere of Ten Dollar House by Rick Kinnebrew and Martha Meyer which will be directed by Michael D. Graham, and running at Piccolo Theatre in Evanston from January 7 to 31. In this true story of love and historic preservation set in Depression-era […]

Buy a LezPlay Pass and see a great season of shows!

In 2016, you can see a full season of plays and films written by women with lesbian characters or themes. Buy a LezPlay Pass, and join us for: Two world premiere productions including Raggedy And (March 10 to April 20) and Resolution (Oct 10 to Nov 10) both at Rivendell. Summer LezFest and Winter  LezFest, […]

Winter Memories 2!

Winter Memories is a showcase that will feature some of the best and brightest of Chicago’s LGBT talent and allies. The evening begins December 7th at 7:00pm at Twisted Vine, 3530 N Halsted, an intimate cabaret in the heart of Boystown. Directed by Jordan Phelps, Winter Memories will feature Chris Logan, James Nedrud, Kevin Webb, […]

Queer Bits Fall Film Festival II, November 9

Pride Films and Plays announces Queer Bits Fall Film Festival II at the Public House Theatre (3914 N Clark) on November 9, 2015. Come check out short films that are packing plenty! The full program of short films will be announced a month prior to the screening. The evening will be split into two one-hour programs.  […]

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. It’s a time of celebration kicking off more great shows for 2015 and 2016! Here’s how you can support us – come to Marty’s between 2-5 pm on Sunday, September 20, and order a drink or […]

LezPlay 2015 Features 5 New Works!

        Pride Films and Plays is delighted to announce the results of our LezPlay contest. The judges have named five finalists, including a teleplay and four stage plays. and these writers will have their scripts presented as staged readings during LezPlay Weekend, which runs September 11-13 at the Hoover-Leppen Theatre of Center […]