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In the spotlight at PTC:

  • Call for Submissions: Fringe New Play Prize

    The Vancouver Fringe Festival and Playwrights Theatre Centre are calling for applications for the sixth year of the Fringe New Play Prize. Through the Fringe New Play Prize, PTC and the Vancouver Fringe offer BC artists a leg up in the process of creating and producing a new play. BC…

  • Announcing our Block A Participants 2017

    This year, we are delighted to announce that the number of playwrights submitting to Block A, PTC’s popular program for emerging writers, has exceeded the capacity by 500% so four sessions are being convened, two in the fall and two in winter. Check out our cohorts and find out who is the recipient of The Virago Play Series scholarship.

  • Dave Deveau talks TYA on an international scale

    Playwright Dave Deveau returned from the ASSITEJ conference in South Africa with fresh excitement about the power of theatre for young audiences.  Kathleen talked to him about the conference and TYA in general.  ASSITEJ is the acronym for the French name of the International Association of Theatre for Children and…

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