Nov 12, 2012
Nov 12, 2012
Last evening, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s Women’s Caucus Chair Sally Stubbs presented the 2012 Bra D’Or Award to Rachel Ditor at Vancouver’s Arts Club. The Bra D’Or is awarded each year to an individual within the theatre community who has actively supported and promoted the work of Canadian women playwrights during their career.
In nominating Ms. Ditor for the award, Lucia Frangione noted that "… as...
Nov 6, 2012
Playwrights' POV Issue 6 - Looking Back at Anger: The Anger of Ernest and Ernestina - 25 years later by Robert MorganOct 30, 2012
On the 25th anniversary of “The Anger of Ernest and Ernestina” PGC asked Robert Morgan to look back at the source and history of this iconic work of Canadian theatre which has been produced across Canada and around the world.
I guess I came by it honestly, my seemingly innate interest in anger. Early on it was as familiar to me as oatmeal porridge and by the age of five both had become staples. My mother made the porridge and my father provided the other. He was...
Oct 23, 2012
Last night, the winners of the Playwrights Guild of Canada’s Carol Bolt Award for Playwrights, New Comedy Award and New Musical Award were announced, at the inaugural Tom Hendry Awards ceremony at Stage West in Mississauga.
CAROL BOLT AWARD WINNER - DON HANNAH
Presented for the best work premiered by a PGC-member in the past year, the 2012 Carol Bolt Award was bestowed on Don Hannah for The Cave Painter. Jury: ...