PGC News

  • Jul 30, 2015

    July 2015 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.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 7 Dramas, 3 Comedies, 1 Musical and 1 "Quirky TYA".


  • Jul 23, 2015

    Thomas McKechnie talks to PGC about The Soulpepper Academy, his play A Wake for Lost Time and offers advice to emerging playwrights.


    Q: You have a show, A Wake for Lost Time with Elephants Collective opening in August as part of the Summerworks Festival. This is the fourth production of this piece (previously developed through the Theatre Passe Muraille Emerging Artist Creation Lab, residency at hub14, and The Pearl in...

  • Jul 22, 2015

    PricewaterhouseCoopers was engaged by Access Copyright to conduct an independent economic assessment of the impacts of the education sector’s “fair dealing” guidelines on the Canadian market for educational content.


    Full Report can be seen at

    or the link below.

  • Jul 15, 2015

    NOW OPEN: Playwrights Guild of Canada T-Shirt Contest! 10 of these iconic Canadian play covers will be printed on t-shirts and sold online, with all profits funding readings by PGC members across the country. Which one will YOU choose?...

  • Jul 7, 2015

    From June 15th to 19th, 2016, PGC will be working with the Canadian literary community to host a SUPER conference at the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto.

    We would really like to take this opportunity to invite Sir Tom Stoppard to come and speak.

    We thought why not make this FUN by spearheading an anti-social media meets miracle on 34th Street campaign, entitled - sTOppard Speaks (no hashtag required)

    Lets make this happen! Send your handwritten...