PGC News

  • 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...

  • Mar 14, 2014
  • Mar 14, 2014

    Happy International Women's day!  Nicolle Trixie Nattrass is an acclaimed actor and playwright who has served as Deputy Chair to the Women's Caucus at PGC from 2008- June 2012.


    When working on a new project, where is your starting point? Does it differ based on the piece?

    Definitely differs based on the piece. That being said, I lean heavily towards character first along with a mood/theme that wants to emerge from that character....

  • Feb 13, 2014

    Celebrate International Women's Day by perusing PGC's Women's Caucus e-catalogue.

    This special edition of CanRevue contains all of our women playwrights' work.

  • Feb 5, 2014

    Leeann Minogue is PGC's Public Lending Rights (PLR) Representative and is a playwright, mom, and farm wife in southeast Saskatchewan.Her first play, Dry Streak, has been produced by the Grand Theatre in London, Ontario, the Persephone Theatre in Saskatoon, the Station Arts Centre in Rosthern Saskatchewan, and in 16 community dinner theatres. Dry Streak was published by Scirocco Drama in 2004 and nominated for a Saskatchewan Book Award.

    What is PLR?...