Gay Film Weekend

This fall, Pride Films and Plays’ developmental work with writers from around the country continues with Gay Film Weekend for new screenplay development. Five finalists have been named in PFP’s 2016 Great Gay Screenplay Contest, an international contest for screenplays with LGBT characters and themes. The five screenplays will be performed as enhanced staged readings […]

LezPlay Finalists and Weekend Schedule Announced

Pride Films and Plays is delighted to announce the results of our 2016 LezPlay Contest. From nearly three dozen entries, five finalists have been selected to receive staged readings of their scripts during LezPlay Weekend, which runs October 7-9 at the Hoover-Leppen Theatre of Center on Halsted in Chicago. LezPlay enhances the visibility and advances […]

Gay Play Weekend May 9 to 11, 2014

 PFP’s Gay Play Weekend includes a thrilling musical about a tragedy in gay history, and a historical drama about Michelangelo. You will also see a murder mystery which takes place at a party where everyone is dressed as Joan Crawford, a fun piece about gay dating today, and a drama about abuse and healing.  These […]

Meet the cast of Sochi!

Shaun Baer (Martin, Olympic Fever) is a Chicago actor, born and bred. Film credits include the title role in the short film “Scotty Works Out,” Charles Fleener in the short film “Adieu” and series regular Tyler Linn in the upcoming online series “Dudes.” Favorite stage roles include the title roles in Pippin, (Bohemian Theatre Ensemble) […]

Pride Films and Plays Announces Cast for Sochi: Three Short Plays About Gay Athletes

Pride Films and Plays is pleased to announce the cast for Sochi: Three Short Plays About Gay Athletes, which will be performed on Monday, February 24 at 7:00 pm at Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted. Commemorative Edition, by DC Cathro, features a young man for the first time developing a connection with his father […]