PGC News

  • May 27, 2016

    The Canadian Writers' Summit is like nothing PGC has ever been involved with before. With over 100 panels, workshops, receptions and guest speakers it may seem a bit overwhelming. PGC compiled a list of recommended panels for its members to take part in. Click on the link below!

  • May 16, 2016

    Anna Chatterton talks to PGC about her upcoming participation in the Canadian Writers' Summit, the role of collaboration in theatre creation, and the role of the playwright within the greater Canadian writing community.

     

    Q: What do you hope to get out of the Canadian Writers’ Summit 2016, a conference with writers across all disciplines?

     

    A: I love hearing about other writer...

  • May 16, 2016

    Sara Graefe talks to PGC about her upcoming participation in the Canadian Writers' Summit, the challenges facing playwriting educators, and the role of the playwright within the greater Canadian writing community.

     

    Q: What do you hope to get out of the Canadian Writers’ Summit 2016, a conference with writers across all disciplines?

     

    A: I can’t wait to catch up with old...

  • May 16, 2016

    "Toronto – May 16, 2016 – Fourteen Canadian writing and reading organizations have joined forces to present the inaugural Canadian Writers’ Summit (#CWS2016), a four-day super-conference for writers and publishing industry professionals. The largest national gathering of its kind, #CWS2016 presents a unique opportunity in terms of programming, ideas, and networking for the Canadian writing community, and efficiencies for the participating organizations...

  • May 13, 2016

    The Playwright Applause

    'Up and coming' playwrights to watch out for!

     

    In preparation for Canada’s 150th, Playwrights Guild of Canada is initiating more promotion for Canadian playwrights with a goal of raising more awareness, encouraging more productions, and inspiring a national celebration for Canadian Theatre.

    PGC’s board of directors voted on 5 established playwrights who then...

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