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Call for Submissions

Cliquez ici pour lire l'appel en français : Résidence de Traduction Glassco à Tadoussac 2018 Playwrights’ Workshop Montréal, in partnership with…

Preparing Project Grants for Emerging Artists (emphasis on inclusivity and diversity)

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Jesse Stong Dates: February 24 and 25, 2018 Time: 10AM to 5PM Location:…

Public Reading of Room for a Pony

CLICK TO RSVP   Join us for a PWM and PGC in process reading of Room for a Pony and more with…

Public reading of Sam Wendel’s You Make Me Nervous

Date: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 7 PM Venue: PWM Studio Directed by Jonathan Garfinkel Featuring Felicia Shulman, Matthew Gagnon, Davide Chiazzese, Marcel Jeannin,…

The Arrivals Legacy Project

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Diane Roberts Dates: January 25 to 29, 2018 Time: 10AM to 6PM…

Call for Submissions: The 2018 Gros Morne Playwrights’ Residency

Playwrights’ Workshop Montréal (PWM) and Le Centre des auteurs dramatiques (CEAD) in partnership with Creative Gros Morne and the Cole…

#ImpactCreation at PWM this holiday season

In 2018, we want to increase our artistic programming - this means more participants in our creation laboratories and residencies…

Public reading of a new translation – River Bed

Join us in our new studio for our first public reading of a new translation Venue: PWM Studio Please join…

Subverting the canon: Writing plays as though race, class, gender and sexual orientation mattered

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Corrina Hodgson. Dates: December 11, 12, 18 and 19, 2017 Time:…

Call for applications

PWM's Young Creators Unit is back! Thanks to the GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, the TELUS MONTREAL COMMUNITY BOARD, and the ZELLER…

Congrats to the nominees

Congrats to all the 2016-2017 METAs nominees! Nominees for Outstanding New Text (Original or Adaptation): AMANDA KELLOCK – The Halloween…

Jabber by Marcus Youssef at IMPACT Theatre Festival

Jabber by Marcus Youssef, an original Geordie production, script developed with PWM, will be performed at IMPACT Theatre Festival (Kitchener,…

Winners of the Cole Foundation Competition for Emerging Translators

John Jack Paterson and Jennie Herbin were selected as the winners of the 2017 Cole Foundation Competition for Emerging Translators…

PWM has a new location

Reminder that PWM moved locations at the end of August. Our new office and studio is located at address: 7250…

Annual general meeting

Save the date! Join us on September 27, 2017 at 7pm for our annual general meeting. Come meet our staff…

Exploring Micro Performance

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Sherry Yoon (Boca del Lupo) Dates: March 20 to 24, 2017 Time:…

An exploration of the puppetry creation process

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Clea Minaker Dates: February 20th to 24th, 2017 Time: 3 PM…

Contemporary American Theatre

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Jonathan Garfinkel Dates: June 6, 8, and 9, 2016 Time: 4PM to…

Alternative Narrative

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Brian Drader Dates: February 29 to March 3, 2016 Time: 1PM to 5PM; 1PM…

Creating Documentary Theatre for the Contemporary Stage

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Annabel Soutar Dates: November 30 to December 4, 2015 Time: 3PM to…

Game Writing for Playwrights

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Jill Murray Dates: November 16-20, 2015 Time: 10AM to 6PM Location: PWM Fee:…

Exploring Practice with Erin Shields

Adaptation for the Stage with Erin Shields When: October 21, 22, 23 and 25, 2015 Time: 6 PM to 9:30…

Writing Home: finding story in bloodlines

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Tara Beagan Dates: March 24 to 27, 2015 Time: 3PM to 6PM…

Writing for Young Audiences with Dean Fleming

Writing for Young Audiences Dates: March 5 and 6, 3pm to 5pm & April 6 and 7, 3pm to 6pm Free:…

The spectacularly un-spectacular

with Nadia Ross (STO Union) Dates: November 17 to 21, 2014 Time: 10AM to 6PM (There will be writing time…

Exploring Practice with Lois Brown

Writing For Non-Traditional Space Dates: November 18-22, 2013 Time: 6-8PM Application guidelines: If you are interested, please send your application to emma@playwrights.ca.…

Exploring Practice with Michael Mackenzie

Myth, Memory, History and Theatre Dates: January 27 to 31, 2014 Time: 1PM to 3PM Fee: $45 Cost: 45$ (Fee is not…

Exploring Practice with Jonathan Garfinkel

Autobiographical Fiction Dates: March 4 to 8, 2013 Time: 4PM to 7PM Fee: $100 (Fee is not a barrier to anyone…

ARCADE

with 2boys.tv (Steven Lawson and Aaron Pollard) Dates: June 3-7, 2016 Time: 10AM to 6PM (There will be writing time built into the schedule)…