PGC News

  • Apr 2, 2013

    Playwright and PGC member Caroline Russell King dives into Rose Scollard's plays and discusses her place in the Canadian theatre landscape.

    “One of the things that needs to be done by women is to explore their dark sides and accept their shadow – throw out the stereotypes, or revitalize them, or bring in new ones. Quite often in doing this you become a bit of a monster. It’s my preference that if women are going to be monsters, they should create...

  • Mar 28, 2013

    Image courtesy of Image copyright: S. Jamal

    A warm thanks to everyone who participated in our 3rd annual One-Tweet Play Challenge to celebrate World Theatre Day (March 27th)! We had tremendous response, and are truly impressed with everyone's submissions and creativity!...

  • Mar 28, 2013

    March 2013 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.


  • Mar 25, 2013

    The Black Business and Professional Association (BBPA) announced the winners for its 31st annual Harry Jerome Awards. PGC member and performance artist, poet, educator, producer, creative consultant and playwright Anne-Marie Woods was the winner of the G98.7 Excellence in Entertainment Award.

    The 31st Annual Gala will be held next month, April 27, 2013. The BBPA is proud to celebrate 31 years of recognizing excellence, both past and present, within the...

  • Mar 20, 2013

    In Celebration of World Theatre Day Playwrights Guild of Canada Announces its 3rd Annual One-Tweet Play Challenge


    PGC is again challenging aspiring playwrights everywhere to compose a ONE-TWEET PLAY In celebration of World Theatre Day (March 27th)  – and yes, that means creating your masterpiece in 140 characters or less.

    You can submit your work directly to Twitter, using the hashtag #PGC,...