PGC News

  • Feb 12, 2016

    Deeply personal and raw, Meredith Taylor-Parry’s Survival Skills explores how a family copes with their father’s suicide after his diagnosis of terminal cancer and the ripple effects of that loss 20 years later. 

    To view article, click here.

  • Feb 9, 2016

    About: Curious about the intersection of theatre and digital space? Take a look at some possibilities (and imagine more) with creator Adrienne Wong. Adrienne will present examples of existing works and share some perspectives to consider when writing for smartphones and other communication-based technologies.


    When: March 7th, 2016 5:00pm-7:00pm EST

  • Feb 9, 2016

    PGC updates The Play Map of Canada monthly to show what Canadian plays are onstage in Canada.

    Visit the map HERE to see what shows are on in your area in February, 2016!

    If you would to submit your play to The Play Map of Canada, please fill out this FORM.


  • Feb 3, 2016

    "Many Canadian playwrights play multiple roles within the Canadian theatre community to share and explore their creative practices. As part of 2016’s Playwrights POV article series, we’ve asked six playwrights who are also artistic directors the following question: How important is it to have playwrights in directorial positions in Canadian theatres?"

  • Feb 1, 2016

    January 2016 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.  Enjoy!  In this issue you'll find 12 Dramas, 3 Comedic Dramas, 1 Comic Tragedy, 6 Comedies, 2 Dark Comedies, 1 Mystery and 1 Personal/Political Monologue.