We are Dedicated to Professional Canadian Playwrights and Plays

Playwrights Guild of Canada champions the role of the playwright in the creation of vibrant Canadian theatre.

Advocating, Supporting, Promoting since 1972


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Benefits of Membership

  • Use of PGC/PACT contracts for professional productions;
  • Advice on issues including: negotiating contracts, artists' rights and copyright;
  • Member newsletter including lists of opportunities for playwrights;
  • Access to the Canada Council Readings Program;
  • And more.

Memberships available for playwrights of all experience levels

FREE EVENT. All are welcome.

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