PGC News

  • Jan 13, 2014

    Michael is an actor/writer living in London Ontario. After spending a number of years in broadcasting and as a free-lance writer for Jay Leno's "Tonight Show" monologue and Kevin Nealon on Saturday Night Live's "Weekend Update", he turned to playwriting in 2007. Since then his works have been presented in London England, Toronto, Texas and New York City.

    Q: How did you get involved with amateur theatre productions, and how has it furthered your...

  • Dec 19, 2013

     

    Q: How do you use your creative talent to give back to the community and youth? 

    A: A strong community is better for everyone and I love working with youth.  One of the ways I give back is to set aside time to volunteer.

     

    Q: What motivated you to become a Canadian Forces Artist, and how would you define your experiences in the forces as an artist?

    A: While reading Talia...

  • Dec 9, 2013

     

    Playwright and actor Peter Anderson was born in Detroit, Michigan, in 1950. He studied at the University of Michigan and the Dell'Arte School of Physical Theatre before moving to Canada in 1977. He has received seven Jessie Richardson Awards for his work as an actor and playwright in Vancouver where he lives with his wife, maskmaker Melody Anderson. Peter Anderson is also a major contributor to the Holiday collection!

    Q: You've contributed significantly...

  • Dec 3, 2013

     

    Tara Goldstein has been writing and producing research-informed theatre for thirteen years
    and has written about her work in Staging Harriet’s House: Writing and Producing Research-Informed Theatre (Peter Lang 2012). 

  • Nov 29, 2013

    November 2013 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.