PGC News

  • Feb 6, 2013

    In February 2013, the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre announced that Winnipeg playwright Cairn Moore has won the 2012 Canadian Jewish Playwriting Competition for her play Shiksa. Shiksa will receive a professionally directed and acted workshop in a Miles Nadal JCC Between Stages reading on Thursday, February 28 at the 2013 Chutzpah! Festival in Vancouver at 5pm.

    Read the press release for full details! 

     

  • Feb 4, 2013

    A series entitled "The Unknown Country", showcasing three Canadian plays and co-presented by Playwrights Guild of Canada, took the New York stage from January 24 to 26.  The run included "Oil and Water" by St. John playwright Robert Chafe, "Leave of Absence" by Lucia Frangione, and "After Jerusalem" by Aaron Bushkowsky.

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  • Jan 31, 2013

    January 2013 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.

  • Jan 28, 2013

    Quebec Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.

  • Jan 16, 2013

    Playwrights Guild of Canada caught up with PGC member, Bev Brett to discuss her involvement with the spectacular Grand Pageant of Waipu, her love of Cape Breton culture and what originally drew her to playwriting.

    1. Your latest work (with Lachie McLean), updating The Grand Pageant of...