PGC News

  • Jun 26, 2013

    Starting July 2nd, PGC will be clearing out its inventory and the deals are incredible!

    With over 50 theatre book titles and hundreds of copyscripts to choose from, there is something for everyone! You can check out our full listing of books and copyscript bundles when the sale begins on July 2nd.

    Click on the poster below for more details.

  • Jun 24, 2013

    Playwright and actor Steven Gallagher recently won the 2013 Harold Award. PGC catches up with him and talks to him about why he began to write plays after a career in acting and what drives him.

    1. You were “Harolded” recently, winning the 2013 Harold award for outstanding and under-recognized dedications on or off the stage. Could you tell us the story behind your win? What about your work do you think stood out to the award committee? And how...

  • Jun 17, 2013


    PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Distribution

                            June 17, 2013


    Playwrights Guild of Canada announces increase to the Carol Bolt Award for Playwrights


    Effective immediately, Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC) will be increasing...

  • Jun 13, 2013


    Cahoots Theatre Company appoints Marjorie Chan as Artistic Director  
    Toronto, ON

    Cahoots Theatre Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Marjorie Chan as its new Artistic Director. Marjorie Chan will commence her new role at Cahoots Theatre Company on July 8, 2013.  

    A Committee led by Cahoots’ Board members Derrick Chua and Dale Yim, and including director Yvette...

  • Jun 10, 2013

    Acclaimed Canadian playwright Judith Thompson writes about the process of creating her play RARE with a cast of Downs Syndrome actors. She delves into her own story of breaking free of passivity and finding her voice as a playwright. 

    Click on the link below to read the full article.