LGBT Youth NW Films Play

A 3 Minute Theatre play ‘This Is How We Got Here’ has been filmed, showing the history of LGBT Youth North West, a youth group supporting Manchester and the wider community since 1974. Alongside the play there are talking heads interviews with LGBT History Month Chair Sue Sanders, who discusses the political processes that led […]

Another Country Revival

A play that exposed the extent of hypocrisy around male homosexuality and the establishment in  mid-twentieth century England is to be revived and shown in the West End. Another Country, which gave a  fictionalised account of the lives of a young Guy Burgess and the less well-known John Cornford, is showing at Trafalgar Studios from […]

The Pride Reviewed

The Pride, a play written by Alexi Kaye Campbell, deals with men coming to terms with their sexual identity (or not) in two different time periods; 1958 and 2008. This intensely powerful and tragicomic production by Jamie Lloyd deals with the pressures of coming to terms with being gay on a personal level but it […]

New Play Examines Homosexuality in Men's Football

A play exploring the love affair between a male escort and a Premier League footballer opens in Manchester next week. ‘Away From Home’ will premiere at the 24:7 Theatre Festival, Manchester’s annual new writing extravaganza. It is co-written Martin Jameson, who, with three decades experience in theatre, TV and radio (Casualty, Emmerdale, Holby City and […]