PGC News

  • Mar 22, 2015

    Featured Playwright Q&A with Trina Davies

    Trina Davies answers questions about her involvement with the Canada 300 Project, defining moments in her career, and what to expect at an upcoming panel discussion at PGC's Conference in Edmonton this May.

    www.trinadavies.com

    Q: You are participating in Canada 300, a project of Watermark Theatre. Can you tell us how you got involved with the project? Why do you think...

  • Mar 18, 2015

     

    Together with l'Association des théâtres francophones du Canada (ATFC) and the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT), Playwrights Guild of Canada has commissioned a message to promote and celebrate World Theatre Day from a distinctly Canadian perspective.
     
    The 2015 Canadian World Theatre Day message is written by Mieko Ouchi, an...

  • Mar 10, 2015

    (photo credit Eric Rose)

     

    "...integrating theatre and new media may very well require us to reshape theatrical development and production as we know them"

    Jordan Hall is a playwright and screenwriter living in Vancouver. She holds a B.A. in Theatre and Multimedia from McMaster and a M.A. in Film & Video Studies from York University.

    jordanhall.ca

    Click on the link below to read the full...

  • Mar 2, 2015

    PGC is proud to present a new initiative that offers you, our members, the opportunity to connect with Artistic Directors and ask them questions that you feel would benefit your career as a playwright: our AD-AMAs. Our AMA’s (“Ask Me Anything”) will be an online discussion where:

    - members ask participating Artistic Directors questions about life, career, and experiences

    - Artistic Directors address issues of interest...

  • Feb 23, 2015

    Catherine Frid's Burying Toni was recently produced as part of Alumnae Theatre's FireWorks Festival and tells the story of Emma Jung, scholar and psychologist who is married to renowned psychologist Carl Jung, and the dialogue she has with the opposing sides of her subconscious.

    Featuring a trailer filmed and edited by Nicholas Porteous.

    To view, click here.

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