PGC News

  • Apr 23, 2014



    Q: Being a playwright with Ojibwa roots, from the Curve Lake First Nations, how have your life and cultural experiences made you a unique playwright?

    A: Well primarily I would have to say that I think my success in this industry with approximately 80 remounts of about 15 plays is due to the fact I came from a primarily oral culture.  Keep in mind I have never taken a theatre or a writing course or even been to...

  • Apr 15, 2014
  • Mar 28, 2014

    March 2014 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.

  • Mar 25, 2014


    Happy International Women's day! Marjorie Chan is a multi-disciplinary theatre artist based in Toronto.

    CV:Your plays focus mostly on Chinese history. As an artist from Chinese decent, do you feel the responsibility to shine a light on your background?

    MC:I don't know that I would categorize my approach in my playwriting as necessarily a responsibility. The inspirations for my works are the stories and knowledge...

  • Mar 19, 2014

    On the occasion of the March 27th celebrations, l’Association des théâtres francophones du Canada (ATFC), Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT) and Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC) would like to wish an excellent World Theatre Day to all practitioners and to all theatre lovers from across the country as well as to all who allow this millennial art to...