You want to make new theatre. We have a program for you.
In the spotlight at PTC:
DEADLINE OCT. 1, 2018! The Vancouver Fringe Festival and Playwrights Theatre Centre are calling for applications for the seventh 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 with material support. BC writers and producing teams with a project underway for the 2019 Fringe season are encouraged to submit.
This year’s PTC WrightSpace residency (Dec. 5 – 15, 2018) brings four writers together with dramaturgs, actors, designers, and language consultants to crack open four scripts through bespoke dramaturgical processes. Barbara Adler, Tai Amy Grauman, Robert Hamilton and Yvonne Wallace are exploring the content as well as the processes they…
PTC is pleased to welcome our longtime friend and colleague mia susan amir into a co-mentorship with Artistic & Executive Director Heidi Taylor. As PTC’s Dramaturgy Research Associate, mia will advise on inclusive process design for our upcoming WrightSpace residency, and bear witness to the residency in December. Heidi will support mia’s development of access protocols and visioning for future projects.
Our playwrights are working on some great projects.
Van Fringe fun! If the name of this show alone doesn't grab you, how about this from creator Davey Samuel Calderon (PTC Dramaturgy and Programming Intern 2016-17): "Let your worries melt away and use my personal trick. When I’m about to perform and feeling nervous, the mantra: Be brave. Be bold. Be kind. Accept the Love. Stay hungry. Repeat after me." #queer #karaoke #indietheatre