Pride Plays

Ages: 14+
Opened: June 20, 2019
Closing: June 24, 2019

Pride Plays - 2019 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

Set against the backdrop of World Pride and the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, Pride Plays hopes to be a reflection of the queer experience the community has braved in the years since its heroes took their stand.

More than a dozen play readings from celebrated LGBTQIA voices will be presented from June 20th through 24th at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, capturing the prideful spirit of the LGBTQIA community and celebrating 50 years of theatrical voices.

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Key City Public Theatre to Present Two Holiday Shows Inspired by the Works of Charles Dickens
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2023

Get ready for a double dose of Charles Dickens at Key City Public Theatre in Port Townsend. Don't miss the hilarious shenanigans of 'What the Dickens?!' and the captivating one-man performance of 'Great Expectations.' Experience the humor, drama, and timeless storytelling of Dickens' works with these two premieres.

Donja R. Love Names Matty Mahoski As The Recipient Of 2023 Write It Out! Prize For Playwrights Living With HIV
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2023

Donja R. Love announces Matty Mahoski as the recipient of the 2023 Write It Out! Prize for playwrights living with HIV. Mahoski's play, 'UN(IN)SURE,' was selected by Love from four finalists. Write It Out! is a program and prize for people living with HIV, designed to cultivate their artistic voice.

Carmen Cusack, Nina West & More to Star in THE CHRISTMAS CAROLS: HOW THOSE GHOSTS GOT SCROOGED at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2023

Join Carmen Cusack and Nina West in 'The Christmas Carols: How Those Ghosts Got Scrooged' at 54 Below. Full cast announced for this adaptation of the Dickens classic.

Carbonell Awards Add Four New Judges
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 27, 2023

The Carbonell Awards adds four new judges to its panel, bringing the total number to 42. These judges will evaluate productions at professional theaters across South Florida.

Nina West and Carmen Cusack Star In THE CHRISTMAS CAROLS
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 20, 2023

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, proudly presents the return of two-time Tony Nominee Carmen Cusack and the 54 Below debut of 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Miss Congeniality winner Nina West in The Christmas Carols from Emmy nominee Kat Radley ('The Daily Show') and the Off-Broadway writing team of Bryan Blaskie (Assistants) and Manny Hagopian (Apex Legends).

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2023

MCC Theater will present a final extension for the World Premiere of Walk on Through: Confessions of a Museum Novice due to popular demand.

Cast and Creative Team Set for ANYTHING GOES at Porchlight Music Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2023

Porchlight has revealed the cast and creative team for ANYTHING GOES starring Meghan Murphy. Get all the details for this upcoming production.

Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces A VERY MOTOWN CHRISTMAS And 2024 Summerstage Season
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 3, 2023

Arkansas Repertory Theatre has announced a holiday special performance event, 'A Very Merry Motown Christmas,' and their 2024 SummerStage Season featuring productions like Pride & Prejudice, Footloose, Into the Side of a Hill, and Hello, Dolly!

THE CHRISTMAS CAROLS to Return to 54 Below in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2023

54 BELOW will present the return of The Christmas Carols from Emmy nominee Kat Radley and the Off-Broadway writing team of Bryan Blaskie and Manny Hagopian.

Kevin Ferg & Friends to Present THE 4TH ANNUAL FRIENDSGIVING LEFTOVERS at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2023

54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Kevin Ferg & Friends in The 4th Annual Friendsgiving Leftovers on November 24, 2023 at 9:30pm for the NYC holiday cabaret that you won't want to miss!

Tickets to World Premiere of Kate Hamill's THE SCARLETT LETTER at Two River Theater to Go on Sale in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2023

Get ready for the highly anticipated world premiere of 'The Scarlet Letter' by Kate Hamill at Two River Theater. Find out when tickets go on sale and be the first to experience this captivating adaptation of the classic novel.

Cleveland Play House Reimagines Iconic Horror Story, MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 23, 2023

Mary Shelley's shocking classic novel, Frankenstein, receives new life at Cleveland Play House. A haunting and highly theatrical adaptation of the classic horror story. Directed by Michael Barakiva, the production features Josh Bates, Madeline Calais, Ellen Grace Diehl, Gavin Michaels, and Kayodè Soyemi.

Page 73 Reveals Semifinalists For 2024 Playwriting Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 23, 2023

Page 73 has revealed the 12 semifinalists for the 2024 Playwriting Fellowship. Discover the talented playwrights in the running for this esteemed award.

Shawna Hamic and River Medway Will Lead UNFORTUNATE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF URSULA THE SEA WITCH; Full Cast Revealed!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2023

Shawna Hamic (Orange is the New Black, 1776 on Broadway) will lead the cast of the critically-acclaimed musical parody Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch at Birmingham Hippodrome from Thursday 11 to Saturday 13 April 2024 opposite Ru Paul’s Drag Race UK star River Medway as Ariel.

Coalition Of Immigrant Artists Launches Initiative To Combat Xenophobia In The Theater Industry
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2023

COALITION OF IMMIGRANT ARTISTS is launching an initiative to combat xenophobia in the theater industry. The Immigrant Theatermakers Advocacy initiative works with institutions to reverse xenophobic policies and support immigrant artists.

Special Reading Of Ike Holter's HIT THE WALL to be Presented This Month at Pride Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2023

Don't miss the special reading of Ike Holter’s HIT THE WALL at Pride Arts Center. Presented by directors Jordan Ratliff and Magdiel Carmona on October 21 and 22.

WAM to Present Musical Trio For Fall Cabaret
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2023

WAM Theatre has just announced a thrilling musical trio for their upcoming Fall Cabaret, which will run for 4 nights only. Get all the details about the dates and venue here.

Review Roundup: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Revival Officially Opens; What Did the Critics Think?
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2023

Read the reviews for the revival of Merrily We Roll Along, which officially opens tonight, following Sunday night's opening celebration!

Ars Nova Unveils New Fall 2023 Programming Including SHOWGASM, DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2023

Check out the exciting new lineup of Fall 2023 shows at Ars Nova, including benefit performances of Dixie's Tupperware Party on NOV 16 & 17. Get your tickets now at Ars Nova's website.

Scott Bakula, Hannah Cruz, Ben Levi Ross & More to Star in World Premiere of THE CONNECTOR Featuring Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2023

Scott Bakula will star Off-Broadway in the world premiere musical The Connector, conceived and directed by Daisy Prince, featuring music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown, and a book by Jonathan Marc Sherman.

Carbonell Awards Unveils Winners Of Six Special Awards 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2023

Learn about the winners of the prestigious Carbonell Awards' Six Special Awards for 2023, including Christina Alexander & Katie Christie, Bill Hirschman, Ronnie Larsen, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, James Samuel Randolph, and Slow Burn Theatre Company. Find out who will be honored at the upcoming ceremony at Lauderhill Performing Arts Center.

A Theater In The Dark to Present Live Immersive Staged Reading Of WHITE CITY: AN AUDIBLE EXHIBITION ON H.H. HOLMES, MURDERER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2023

Don't miss the live immersive staged reading of WHITE CITY: AN AUDIBLE EXHIBITION ON H.H. HOLMES, MURDERER this weekend only at the Coach House of Glessner House. Experience the chilling thriller on October 6 and 7 in the South Loop.

Criminal Queerness Festival To Premier At The Perelman For Pride Month 2024
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 2, 2023

National Queer Theater's Criminal Queerness Festival, an annual international theater festival that serves as the official theater partner of NYC Pride, will take place in June 2024 at the Perelman Performing Arts Center (PAC NYC) at the World Trade Center.

Performances Added for World Premiere of WALK ON THROUGH: CONFESSIONS OF A MUSEUM NOVICE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2023

MCC Theater will present additional performances for the World Premiere of Walk on Through: Confessions of a Museum Novice due to popular demand. Learn how to purchase tickets!

EMMA Comes to The Theatre Group at SBCC
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2023

As the second offering in the 23-24 season, The Theatre Group at SBCC will present the charming classic, EMMA by Kate Hamill. Learn more about the production and find out how to get tickets here!


Pride Plays has had 1 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2019.



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