PGC News

  • Sep 30, 2014

    Q: What inspired you to become a playwright?

    A: I wrote a play in high school, entered it in a provincial contest and won - I believe the prize was only $300 but at the time it felt like big, big money.

    Q: What are your greatest accomplishments, which you feel most proud of?

    A: I’ve created over thirty professionally produced plays, had ten books published, three anthologies of my works, and been permitted to...

  • Sep 30, 2014

    September 2014 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.  In this issue you'll find 13 Comedies, 8 Dramas and 2 Musicals by PGC's members.  Enjoy!

  • Sep 29, 2014

    The short list for PGC’s Carol Bolt Award, as well as the Stage West Pechet Family Comedy & Musical Awards were released September 29th by their respective juries:

    CAROL BOLT AWARD – 2014 SHORT LIST

    This award is given annually for the best work by a PGC-member that has premiered in the past year. JURY: Yvette Nolan (Chair), Jacob Zimmer,Glenda MacFarlane, and Brian Dooley....

  • Sep 25, 2014

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

    This newsletter contains plays by our members that have been nominated for the prestigious Governor General’s Award for Drama (GG’s) and that are available for purchase.

  • Sep 24, 2014

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

    This newsletter contains plays by our members that have won the prestigious Governor General’s Award for Drama (GG’s) and that are available for purchase in paperback format.