PGC News

  • Jun 10, 2013

    Acclaimed Canadian playwright Judith Thompson writes about the process of creating her play RARE with a cast of Downs Syndrome actors. She delves into her own story of breaking free of passivity and finding her voice as a playwright. 

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  • Jun 7, 2013

    May 2013 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.

  • Jun 3, 2013

    Congratulations to the many PGC members who were nominated for the 2013 Dora Mavor Moore Awards!

    GENERAL THEATRE DIVISION

    Outstanding Production

    Arigato, Tokyo by Daniel MacIvor

    Outstanding New Play

    Arigato, Tokyo by Daniel MacIvor

    Little One by Hannah Moscovitch

    Outstanding Direction

    Brendan Healy for Arigato, Tokyo by Daniel MacIvor

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  • May 21, 2013

    Playwrights Guild of Canada caught up with playwright and art entrepreneur Anne-Marie Woods. She recently won the BBPA Harry Jerome Award for Excellence in Entertainment and talks about what the accolade means for her, her British-Nova Scotian-West Indian heritage, and her work in youth arts.

    You won the BBPA Harry Jerome Award for Excellence in Entertainment recently. What does this...

  • May 15, 2013

    Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC), in partnership with Theatre Museum Canada, is proud to announce the launch of the Playwrights Legends Library Project: a video record of Canadian theatrical legends and their legacies. This is a series of curated oral histories – generously supported by the Ontario Arts Council – to enlighten the public about the people and events behind the creative process of playwriting in Canada. These comprehensive...

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