PGC News

  • Apr 19, 2016

    Anita Majumdar talks to PGC about her upcoming participation in the Canadian Writers' Summit, cultural identity in her work, and the role of the playwright within the greater Canadian writing community.


    Q: What do you hope to get out of the Canadian Writers’ Summit 2016, a conference with writers across all disciplines?


    A: Something I really struggled with in the early...

  • Apr 19, 2016

    Radha S. Menon’s Rukmini’s Gold tells the stories of five generations of a family over the course of 130 years, taking place at different train stations throughout the world. 

    To view, click here.

  • Apr 12, 2016

    "Getting an international production can seem like a circuitous process for talented Canadian playwrights. As part of 2016’s Playwrights POV article series, we’ve asked five playwrights the following two questions: How did their plays make it to international stages and do international productions broaden the scope of Canadian theatre?"

  • Apr 7, 2016

    Take a look at our April Play Map of Canada HERE.

    Submit your Canadian production to our online maps HERE.

  • Apr 1, 2016

    March 2016 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.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 13 Dramas, 3 Comedic Dramas, 1 Cabaret, 6 Comedies, 3 Dark Comedies, 3 Dramatic Comedies, 2 Musical Comedies and 1 Absurd / Surreal.