Estate of Tom Hendry

Born in Winnipeg in 1929, Tom Hendry gave up a career as a Chartered Accountant to co-found the Manitoba Theatre Centre. From 1964 - 69 he was the Secretary General of the Canadian Theatre Centre and from 1969 - 70 Literary Manager of the Stratford Festival. Tom was involved closely in the founding of the Playwrights Co-op in 1972, which later became Playwrights Union of Canada, (PUC), which is now Playwrights Guild of Canada, (PGC). He was honoured with Lifetime Membership in PGC in February, 2001.

 

VIEW TOM'S PLAYWRIGHT LEGENDS LIBRARY INTERVIEW: http://www.theatremuseumcanada.ca/legend.php?aid=2447642

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