PGC News

  • Jul 10, 2017

    May - June 2017 Issue of Canadian Plays OutNow, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download. Enjoy!  In this issue you'll find five comedies, eight dramas, and one dramedy!

    Click here for the online catalogue or download the PDF version below.


  • Jul 5, 2017

    Boost your summer reading by buying great plays! We've put together themed packages of plays at great prices for our Summer Book Sale.

    Keep checking back throughout the summer as we add more lists of curated bundles of discounted scripts, books, and hybrid script-book combos! We'll be using some of last year's popular catagories, such as Audition Pieces, All Women Casts, and Judge Me By My Title... and introducing categories that support representation of Canada's...

  • Jun 29, 2017

    Another PGC Short Video has been released!


    Every month, PGC releases a short video about a service or topic that may be of interest to playwrights and the theatre community. This month, Emily takes us on a mini tour through the Canadian Play Outlet. Watch the video HERE!


    To view all of our videos that we have released so far in 2017, click on the links provided below:



  • Jun 20, 2017

    Alison is a writer, actor, independent theatre producer and co-creator of bittergirl and Bittergirl – the musical.  Her play The Thing Between Us was produced independently at Toronto’s Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace, and was shortlisted for the Playwright Guild of Canada’s Carol Bolt Award. Her play Piece by Piece was produced...

  • Jun 20, 2017

    Mark Crawford is an actor and playwright. His newest play, Boys, Girls, and Other Mythological Creatures, is written for young audiences and premiered with Carousel Players in April, 2017. His first play, Stag and Doe, premiered at the Blyth Festival in 2014, and quickly became one of the most-produced Canadian plays of the decade, with seven subsequent professional productions in less than two years. As an actor, Mark has performed at...