Playwrights Guild of Canada talks to PGC member, Maja Ardal about how space, support, and deadlines are needed to help launch a project, how a script is a living, breathing thing that can respond to both the actors’ and audiences’ needs, how poetry can emphasize and highlight themes in a play, the...
Apr 3, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
March 2012 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.
Mar 28, 2012
PGC members Marcia Kash and Douglas E. Hughes have just announced that their latest work Too Many Cooks has been picked up for publication by Samuel French Inc., New York. This brings to three the number of plays this writing team has published by the most prominent publisher of plays in the world.
A Party to Murder, which has most recently been produced in Shanghai in a Chinese translation, has been hugely...
Mar 27, 2012
We asked PGC members, friends and supporters to send in 1-Tweet plays (less than 140 characters) in celebration of World Theatre Day. Here are some of the best submissions. Enjoy!
(musical) you must pay the rent!!/ I can't pay the rent!!/ (smoke. Enters) I'LL PAY THE-- (flying dagger. Dies)/ Pay the rent. -Evan Bawtinheimer
#She: Why did you turn up the music? #He: When it is quiet I can hear the banshee crying. -Tom MacGregor...
Mar 26, 2012
Please feel free to download this poster and share it with your colleagues, friends and family.
Is one of your works going into production? Have you received a great review, won an award or gotten great press coverage? PGC would love to spread the word! Please send us the details in an email and we'll take care of the rest! Please send your info to: firstname.lastname@example.org