Gay Theatre is Great Theatre

Performing for the community for thirty years

Fi Craig as Mrs Westhouse and Cecilia Darker as Glinda South

The gay theatre group Homo Promos was founded in 1988 as a response to Section 28, which forbade councils from ‘intentionally promoting homosexuality’. Section 28 got the chop in 2003, but all these years later Homo Promos marches on.

Squaddie patrolling

This website tells the story of its numerous productions, its community activities and its current plans. To learn more about Homo Promos, explore the various pages of this website.

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Peter Scott-Presland

Peter Scott‐Presland is the founder/director of Homo Promos and has written much of its material. He started his work in gay theatre and cabaret in 1972 and had several gay theatre companies before ‘HP’.

He has also been a journalist, historian, songwriter, and crossword compiler.

To learn more about Peter’s activities and history apart from Homo Promos, explore CURIOS.

Stop Press: A performance of the songHotel Homophobia banned.