PGC News

  • Jun 24, 2013

    Playwright and actor Steven Gallagher recently won the 2013 Harold Award. PGC catches up with him and talks to him about why he began to write plays after a career in acting and what drives him.

    1. You were “Harolded” recently, winning the 2013 Harold award for outstanding and under-recognized dedications on or off the stage. Could you tell us the story behind your win? What about your work do you think stood out to the award committee? And how...

  • Jun 17, 2013

     

    PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Distribution

                            June 17, 2013

     

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

    (TORONTO, ON)

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

  • Jun 13, 2013

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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    May 2013 Issue of CanRevue, Playwrights Guild of Canada’s bi-monthly e-catalogue of unpublished Canadian plays, is now available for download.

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