PGC News

  • Jun 17, 2013


    PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Distribution

                            June 17, 2013


    Playwrights Guild of Canada announces increase to the Carol Bolt Award for Playwrights


    Effective immediately, Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC) will be increasing...

  • Jun 13, 2013


    Cahoots Theatre Company appoints Marjorie Chan as Artistic Director  
    Toronto, ON

    Cahoots Theatre Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Marjorie Chan as its new Artistic Director. Marjorie Chan will commence her new role at Cahoots Theatre Company on July 8, 2013.  

    A Committee led by Cahoots’ Board members Derrick Chua and Dale Yim, and including director Yvette...

  • 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. 

    Click on the link below to read the full article.

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    May 2013 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.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


    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