Announcing our Breakthrough 2015/16 Season

the frank is excited to announce our biggest, most daring season yet! With four mainstage productions, a presentation and the continuation of Telling it Bent, the 2015/16 season promises work that will be some of the edgiest, most diverse, and most transformative theatre in the city. “It’s truly a ‘breakthrough’ season for us,” says Artistic Producer Chris … [Read more…]

Our Artistic Producer’s Presentation to City Council

Below is the complete text of frank Artistic Producer Chris Gatchalian’s presentation to the Standing Committee on City Finances and Services in City Hall, December 17, 2014: My name is Chris Gatchalian and I’m the Artistic Producer of the frank theatre company, Vancouver’s professional LGBTTQ theatre company. I’m very pleased to be here today to … [Read more…]

Clean Sheets Playwright Wins 2nd Prize in Playwriting Competition!

the frank would like to congratulate Rafael Antonio Renderos, one of our Clean Sheets 2014 playwrights on being awarded second prize for the Uprising National Playwriting Competition: Peace, Politics & Society. This competition celebrates playwrights whose work engages with social and political issues or promotes peace, social justice and human rights and is presented by Downstage and the Consortium … [Read more…]