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Playwrights’ Workshop Montréal fait la promotion de spectacles, de lectures et d’appels liés au travail que nous faisons et qui profite à nos membres et à notre communauté. Vous avez un événement à promouvoir? Cliquez pour remplir un formulaire


THE NATIONAL CREATION FUND will invest up to $3 million a year in the development of 15 to 20  new Canadian works in theatre. Acceptance of proposals begins November 1, 2019. For the application form go ici.

Langham Court Theatre calls on playwrights worldwide to submit plays to the 2020 RISK THEATRE MODERN TRAGEDY COMPETITION. The winning play will be workshopped in Victoria, Canada. A travel stipend is available. In addition, the winning play may be fully produced by Langham Court Theatre as a special event. More information ici.
(Deadline: June 1, 2020)


The 2020 Island Fringe is looking for submissions. The Festival takes place from July 29 – August 2, and offers unconventional performances in unconventional venues. Go ici for more information. 
(Deadline: January 31, 2020)


Applications are open for participating in the 12th Women Playwrights International Conference in Montréal! Open call for female, gender-fluid, non-binary and gender non-conforming playwrights.  They will notify those plays that are chosen for WPI Montreal by April 15, 2020.  For more information, please email, or check their Facebook page. Go ici for submission details.


RISER is intended to provide more opportunity for artists to take on risks in producing their work:


Ned Zimmerman, the web designer and developer behind The Archive of Missing Things, is a founder behind a new artist residency program held on a remote island off of the Nova Scotia shore. The GREAT ISLAND ARTS CO-OP RESIDENCY PROGRAM is holding its pilot program from May-July and consists of 2 weeks of self directed work. Go ici for more information.


READ MY PLAY, a free Script Exchange Service for Playwrights.


Black Theatre Workshop (BTW) is always on the lookout for new works:

Cahoots Theatre accepts unsolicited scripts by writers and creators:

Canadian Women in The Literary Arts (CWILA) seeks writing by women, trans, genderqueer, and two-spirit writers on topics relating to literary arts:

Chameleon Theatre Company welcomes new work by

Dancing Sky Theatre accepts unsolicited manuscripts of full-length and original plays:

ELAN will be developing showcases in the coming year to encourage and support artists in the performing arts who want to tour. Fill out this survey

If you are a playwright with a script to develop, get in touch with Fabricate

Great Canadian Theatre Company (GCTC) produces a subscription season of six full-length plays in English for adult audiences:

If there is a story you want to report on, an issue that needs exploring, or an artist you believe merits a profile, get in touch with

Get involved with Lady Plays Podcast, a bi-monthly podcast dramatizing new plays by women:

Submit your theatre project proposal to The National Arts

The National Creation Fund is accepting proposals of compelling and ambitious new Canadian works in theatre, dance and music:

Submit a script to Native Earth Performing Arts:

PLAYCONNECT – PGC’s Readings Program:

Submit plays or short stories to Playme Podcast for a unique opportunity to produce your work in podcast format:

The Pledge Project is a searchable database that includes plays written by Canadian women:

Submit a play to Proscenium Journal and the third annual Proscenium Live Festival of New Work:

Submit a script to The Purple Rose – dedicated to the development and production of new plays and emerging playwrights:

Resource Centre for the Arts wants to present your play:

Submit a play to Studio 180

Apply to SUBLETSERIES@HERE for a chance to receive space, equipment, box office services, and technical support:

Teesri Duniya Theatre seeks culturally diverse and First Nation plays:

Theatre NDG hosts a monthly play-reading series of original works: theatrendg

Theatre New Brunswick invites playwrights to submit scripts for future consideration for both Main Stage and Studio Theatre productions:

Theatre Times is a rapidly expanding global theatre portal. If you’re passionate about world theatre, consider joining their team as Regional Editors, Managing Editors, Bloggers, or Editorial Assistants:

Love to write or have something to say? Become a contributor with

Submit a play to Urban Stages:

Do you have an idea for an article you would like to write for the Women Arts

Submit a script for developmental support with Young People’s