PGC News

  • Sep 15, 2017

    Catch the final installment of the PACT/PGC Production Contracts Webinar Series. Part Three focuses on regular and TYA Commission Contracts, as well as the Development Letter of Understanding. Presented by Rebecca Burton, PGC’s Professional Contacts Manager, the webinar will introduce you to the terms and conditions that apply when entering into a commission or development agreement. The webinar is 30-minutes in length, and free for PGC members.


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  • Sep 11, 2017

    With the success of our summer book sale, we're keeping the sale section around for a while! There are just too many amazing discounted books here that need homes... with you theatre-lovers, playwrights, actors, educators, theatrical institutes, students and artistic directors!

    Before the new Canadian Play Outlet was born we housed a reading room that provided access to many Canadian plays, dedicated with...

  • Sep 8, 2017

    1. As you are aware Joëlle, PGC offers a mentorship program, for which we are very pleased that you avidly took part in! What would you say was the single most significant thing that you learned about yourself as a playwright, from having had a mentor?

    Learning about my creative process is a continuous journey, but the single most significant thing learned from having a mentor is to not shy away from conflict within the action of a play.  Conflict is interesting...

  • Sep 7, 2017

    Have you seen our PGC Short Videos?

    Every month, PGC releases a short video about a service or topic that may be of interest to playwrights and the theatre community. This month, we have our Customer Service Coordinator, Emily Trace, talk about the Canadian Plays OutNow!. Watch the video HERE!

    To view all of our videos that we have released so far in 2017, click on the links provided below:



  • Aug 29, 2017

    We have a special back-to-school edition of the Canadian Plays OutNow! catalogue, inspired by all the vibrant young actresses who've visited the Canadian Play Outlet in the last month. These selections are perfect for women auditioning for or enrolled in acting programs, or recent gruaduates looking to begin their careers with solid audition monologues.