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On-line Auction Rules

Complete the form entering the amount you wish to bid for the item. This is a blind auction therefore you will not be able to see details of other bids placed. We will periodically during the duration of the auction send an email with current maximum bids on items. This will give you opportunity to increase your bid if wish. All bids are time stamped in the event of more

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Fantastic News – we reached our Crowdfund Target – Thanks to PCC match funding

We are very proud that our first Crowdfunding campaign to support our ‘In Other Words’ project was 100% successful. The money raised will help us develop the five commissioned writers, and promote the performances of their work that will feature as  part of the ‘Devon With Love festival’ and LGBT History Month 2016. We are very grateful to Plymouth City Council for providing match funding of £800 to support this important project.

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Bovey Castle – Luxury Country Hotel on Dartmoor

  Surrounded by more then 275 acres of private grounds within the unspoiled Dartmoor National Park, the luxury of Bovey Castle and the legends of the moors blend together effortlessly to create a location that is steeped in both in history and heritage. Discover a unique setting for your wedding day at Bovey Castle. From the imposing splendour of the Cathedral room to the sophisticated décor of the Adam room

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Your Wedding Venue Listing Here

Pride in Plymouth (CIC) are offering a service to promote wedding venues in Plymouth and the surrounding area to help your venue reach same sex couples and the wider LGBT community. Our site receives a good number of unique visitors from local people and further afield. We drive traffic to our site via our social media networks Facebook & Twitter and have links with national LGBT wedding networks such as the Gay Wedding Directory. Our

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Natalie McGrath’s Review of the first writers workshop held on 17th Oct

I remember being introduced to Al by Sheila Snelgrove back in 2013 at OxygenNation, and I can’t quite believe that we are now here. LGBT writers responding to LGBT stories. Seems so long ago now. But some people are good at planting those seeds, making connections between folk and seeing if they can be nurtured, grown. The Barbican Theatre have supported the archive and Pride in Plymouth’s Pride in Our

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In Other Words Launch Workshop

On Saturday 17th October the successful writers commissioned to write a short play for the ‘In Other Words’ project attended a one day workshop at the Barbican Theatre. This was to introduce them to the process, it also gave them the opportunity to meet each other, and to take part in 1:1 sessions with Josie Sutcliffe, and Natalie McGrath. Unfortunately due to prior commitments Alan Butler could not attend however each of

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Apply to be a part of From Devon With Love!

Following on from the success of 2015′s festival, Barbican Theatre will once more join forces with the Bike Shed Theatre, Exeter to deliver From Devon With Love – an annual festival which celebrates exciting, innovative and emerging work created in the country. The programme of work at Barbican Theatre will be presented over three weekends in January, culminating with an end-of-festival showcase and celebration here on Sat 30th January 2016.

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In Other Words Crowdfund

Please support the ‘In Other Words’ project by making a pledge on our Crowdfunding page.   Visit the In Other Words Project Page for more information about the Project. Share this…TwitterFacebookLinkedinTumblrStumbleUpon

In Other Words – Call Out for LGBT+ Writers

Pride in Plymouth, in association with We’ll Meet In Moscow are seeking to commission FIVE Plymouth Based LGBT+ identified writers. In Other Words is a Vital Sparks funded project seeking to provide new and more established LGBT+ writers for the stage in Plymouth with a crucial creative resource. We a re looking for writers who will shed new light on under-represented and vital LGBT perspectives in response to Plymouth’s nationally award winning LGBT

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BlackBooks – LGBTQ+ Evening at the China House Thu 6th August

We are delighted that PCQARTS have dedicated their August  BlackBooks event to Plymouth Pride 2015. BlackBooks with a large gathering of amiable people, writers, and other assorted types come hear such a diverse range of talent, language, skill, and just general horny creative nous and endeavour. It would only have to be at Black Books. Date: Thursday 6th August Time 7.30pm Venue: The China House – Sutton Wharf. Join the Event on Facebook Featuring

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Coming Out – Official After Party and Launch of New Monthly LGBT Night at Flares

We are thrilled to have Flares on board as an official Pride Partner the new manager and his team have supported us with fund raisers, door collections and have donated many raffle prizes. It is fantastic that one of the many after parties will be hosted at Flares on Saturday 8th August, launching a monthly LGBT night with the amazing Drag Act ‘Cosmic‘. Get your VIP wrist bands from the

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Pride Charity Raffle 2015

Tickets for the Pride Charity Raffle 2015 will be on sale across various venues in the city and at the event on Saturday 8th August. By purchasing a ticket you will not only be supporting Pride in Plymouth, ensuring that Plymouth Pride is a FREE event for all to enjoy. You will also be supporting the fantastic work of St. Luke’s Hospice as 50% of all proceeds will be donated

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Rocky Horror Picture Show – Pre Pride Party Fri 7th August

Iconic Film – Iconic Location Friday 7th August 9pm (open from 8pm) Factory Cooperage at the Royal William Yard We are very pleased to announce that as part of the Plymouth Arts Centre ‘Cinema in the City‘ program there will be a special screening of the Rocky Horror Picture Show in support of the Plymouth Pride Festival 2015. What makes this screening unique and special is that it will take

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Heaven is a Place Shown on the Big Screen in Plymouth City Centre for Pride 2014

We were delighted that the Plymouth City Centre Company agreed to show Heaven is a Place film on the the big screen as part of the Plymouth Pride Festival 2014. Pride in Plymouth partnered with Plymouth University on the Heaven on Earth? project to create Heaven is a Place A port is neither land nor sea; it is a landscape suspended, janus-faced, vertiginous. Inspired by the writing of Jean Genet,

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Why Jean Genet Still Matters In Plymouth and the UK Premiere of Heaven is a Place

The Jean Genet: Why Jean Genet Still Matters. In Plymouth (And Lots of Other Places). Right Now. Sunday 29 June 2014 1 pm – 5 pm An afternoon of talks and talking at Plymouth Arts Centre including the UK première of Heaven is a Place, a dance film made by Kayla Parker, Roberta Mock and Ruth Way, with emergent professional performers and members of Plymouth’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans communities.  Pride in

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It’s a Wrap – Heaven is Place Film is now in Post Production

IT’S A WRAP! On the 15th April 2014 filming completed for the  ‘Heaven is a Place‘ film. We’ve worked in partnership with Plymouth University meeting  the most fantastic performers over the past few weeks! The film is now in post production and will première in Athens on 6 June and the UK première will take place in Plymouth on 29 June. We’re also very excited that the film, Heaven is a Place, has

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Heaven on Earth? Film Rehearsals get under way at club OMG Plymouth

Today, 31st March 2014, was a big day in the production of the newly christened “Heaven is a Place” film being produced as Plymouth’s contribution to the international Heaven on Earth? project. Plymouth’s OMG club threw open their doors to the production team, performers and Pride in Plymouth volunteers (who have participated in the workshops over previous weeks) to come to the club and create visuals that will inform various

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Another busy week for the Heaven on Earth? Team – OMG Plymouth Film Location

It’s been a busy week for the Heaven on Earth team. Monday 17th March 2014 involved a visit to Plymouth’s OMG nightclub who have kindly offered to be to a filming location for one of the major scenes involving members of Plymouth’s LGBT community. Lighting and angles were all explored while the team got to test out some cages and podiums at the same time . . . . Then

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Heaven on Earth? Dance Workshops Update and Photos

One of the principle aims of the Heaven on Earth project is to work with Plymouth’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered communities, in partnership with Pride in Plymouth, to generate movement and narrative sequences which will form part of the film project. Whilst the film is being inspired by the work of Jean Genet, the additional intention is for this sequence is for it to represent the kind of powerful

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Heaven on Earth? Plymouth UK – FREE Creative and Somatic Movement Workshops

Heaven on Earth? is a European-wide performance project, inspired by French writer and activist Jean Genet. The UK partner is Plymouth University. Pride in Plymouth are very excited to be a partner in the Heaven on Earth? with Plymouth University, we are assisting with the promotion and facilitation of the UK events here in Plymouth. The initial part of a series of events to be held are FREE  Creative and Somatic Movement Workshops:

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