PGC News

  • Jun 3, 2013

    Congratulations to the many PGC members who were nominated for the 2013 Dora Mavor Moore Awards!

    GENERAL THEATRE DIVISION

    Outstanding Production

    Arigato, Tokyo by Daniel MacIvor

    Outstanding New Play

    Arigato, Tokyo by Daniel MacIvor

    Little One by Hannah Moscovitch

    Outstanding Direction

    Brendan Healy for Arigato, Tokyo by Daniel MacIvor

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  • May 21, 2013

    Playwrights Guild of Canada caught up with playwright and art entrepreneur Anne-Marie Woods. She recently won the BBPA Harry Jerome Award for Excellence in Entertainment and talks about what the accolade means for her, her British-Nova Scotian-West Indian heritage, and her work in youth arts.

    You won the BBPA Harry Jerome Award for Excellence in Entertainment recently. What does this...

  • May 15, 2013

    Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC), in partnership with Theatre Museum Canada, is proud to announce the launch of the Playwrights Legends Library Project: a video record of Canadian theatrical legends and their legacies. This is a series of curated oral histories – generously supported by the Ontario Arts Council – to enlighten the public about the people and events behind the creative process of playwriting in Canada. These comprehensive...

  • May 6, 2013

    Playwrights Guild of Canada caught up with playwright, director, actor and screenwriter Andrew Moodie. He talks about his work interviewing playwrights for the Playwrights Legends Library Project, how acting and playwriting intersect, his love for theatre history, and why he doesn't live by any quotes.

    1. You have conducted a number of interviews with playwrights as part of the Playwrights Legends Library Project. How did you get involved...

  • May 1, 2013

    PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Distribution

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    Acclaimed American Playwright David Henry Hwang to give keynote speech at Playwrights Guild of Canada conference on June 1

    (TORONTO, ON)

    Playwrights Guild of...