the frank is pleased to present a concert staging of the acclaimed lesbian-themed opera When the Sun Comes Out at Tapestry Opera in Toronto, June 26 and 27, 2014 as part of World Pride, in association with the Queer Arts Festival and Tapestry Opera. Billed as “Canada’s first lesbian opera,” When the Sun Comes Out … [Read more…]
the frank is pleased to announce the plays and playwrights selected for Clean Sheets 2014: –Nicola Harwood (Vancouver, BC): Buffalo Girls –Bill Marchant (Vancouver, BC): Husk –Rafael Antonio Renderos (Toronto, ON): Salvador Thank you to everyone who submitted–it was our largest intake in years and the quality was exceptionally high, so narrowing it down to … [Read more…]
Deadline: April 30, 2014
The 2014 Clean Sheets is in its 6th season and is the frank theatre‘s renowned national play-reading series of new queer-themed plays in development. We select 2-4 plays and pair the playwrights up with Vancouver’s top dramaturges, who develop the play with them for a period of three months leading up to a workshop and public reading in Vancouver, presented by the Queer Arts Festival at the Roundhouse Performance Centre in late July/early August.