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Songs from an Unmade Bed

Songs from an Unmade Bed

Apr 4, 2014

Kevin Webb* and Jordan Phelps* star in Songs from an Unmade Bed – This Chicago premiere runs March 29 to April 27 at Apollo Theater Studio Songs from an Unmade Bed Pride Films & Plays’ next mainstage show is the Chicago premiere of Mark Campbell’s musical revue Songs from an Unmade Bed, a love letter to gay men living in the city.  Songs From...

SOCHI: Three Plays About Gay Athletes And The Olympics

SOCHI: Three Plays About Gay Athletes And The Olympics

Feb 5, 2014

Pride Films and Plays is delighted to present two new world premieres and one Chicago premiere dealing with gay athletes in Sochi: Three Plays About Gay Athletes And The Olympics. Commemorative Edition by DC Cathro, Hoya Saxa by Rich Espey, and Olympic Fever by George Smart capture the hopes, fevers, and fears of gay men whose passion is sport. SOCHI: Three...

Songs from An Unmade Bed at Pride Films and Plays

Songs from An Unmade Bed at Pride Films and Plays

Dec 13, 2013

Pride Films and Plays continues its 2013-14 season with Mark Campbell’s theatrical song cycle Songs from an Unmade Bed. Directed by PFP Artistic Associate Derek Van Barham with music direction by ensemble member Robert Ollis, both Artistic Ensemble Members of PFP. The production will run March 29-April 27 at The Apollo Theater Studio, 2540 N Lincoln Ave....

Boys In Summer by Dennis Shinners wins 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest

Boys In Summer by Dennis Shinners wins 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest

Nov 23, 2013

Pride Films and Plays Announces Boys In Summer by Dennis Shinners the winner of the 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest Chicago, IL – Pride Films and Plays is delighted to announce the winner of our 2013 Great Gay Screenplay contest is Boys In Summer by Dennis Shinners. The award was presented Sunday, November 17 at the conclusion of PFP’s Gay Film Weekend...

Finalists in the 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest

Finalists in the 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest

Oct 6, 2013

PFP Congratulates the Five Finalists in the 2013 Great Gay Screenplay Contest! Chicago, IL – Five finalists have been named in Pride Films and Plays’ Great Gay Screenplay Contest, an international contest for screenplays with LGBT characters and themes. The finalists include a wide range of subject matter ranging from a love triangle set in France, a...

Gail Hackston, the winner of Pride Films and Plays’ Women’s Work Contest!

Gail Hackston, the winner of Pride Films and Plays’ Women’s Work Contest!

Sep 22, 2013

Pride Films and Plays Our congratulations go to Gail Hackston of London whose screenplay The Green Door was named the winner of the 2013 Women’s Work Contest. The Green Door is a compelling work that combines history with modern life. (Don’t miss the full synopsis below! ) Director Sophie Blumberg and her terrific cast did a great job of bringing the...