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…]

Announcing the frank’s 2014/2015 season

We are thrilled to announce our 2014/2015 season!  The season commenced on July 30th with Clean Sheets 2014, the frank’s sixth annual national play reading series of new queer-themed plays in development, co-presented with the Queer Arts Festival. This year the frank featured three new plays, Buffalo Girls by Nicola Harwood, Husk by Bill Marchant, and … [Read more…]