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Lois Brown on Genius, Paper and Microphones

Lire l’article en français By Harris Frost Interdisciplinary artist Lois Brown is currently rehearsing her new piece I Am A…

Young Creators Unit Information Session

Pour l'information en français, cliquez ici. Thanks to the support of the Canadian Heritage and the Zeller Family Foundation, PWM is…

Dramaturgy with Katalin Trencsényi

*Cliquez ici pour lire l’annonce en français Join us for a deep exploration of the art of dramaturgy with acclaimed…

Dr. Erin Hurley Reflects on English-Language Theatre in Quebec from 1930 to 2015

Lire l'article en français By Harris Frost Dr. Erin Hurley is a professor in McGill University’s department of English whose…

Looking Back at the 2018 Glassco Translation Residency in Tadoussac

By Bobby Theodore Translation dramaturg and host of the Glassco Translation Residency  Cliquez ici pour lire la version française Much…

The 2018 Glassco Translation Residency in Tadoussac

Qui va à Tadoussac? Cliquez ici pour lire l'annonce en français.   From June 13 to 23, Playwrights’ Workshop Montréal will…

Marcus Youssef discusses his New Play for Young Audiences

By Harris Frost Acclaimed Canadian Playwright and 2017 Siminovitch Prize winner Marcus Youssef is currently workshopping a new play for…

Social Justice as an Engine for Theatrical Creation

Now accepting applications for our next training session with Donna-Michelle St. Bernard *Cliquez ici pour lire l'annonce en français Dates: May 17-20,…

Public reading of a new translation

Please join us for a public reading of a new translation - DANIEL DANIS' Kiwi (Recipient of PRIX LOUISE-LAHAYE, 2008) Translation by…

ANNOUNCING THE PARTICIPANTS

PLAYWRIGHTS' WORKSHOP MONTRÉAL - March 12, 2018 Playwrights’ Workshop Montreal (PWM) and the Centre des auteurs dramatiques (CEAD) are happy to…

THE LAST FIVE YEARS

Lire l'article en français : Le concours de la Fondation Cole pour les traducteurs émergents Since its inception in 2013,…

THREE NIGHTS OF STAGED READINGS (March 15-17, 2018)

Reserve your seat for the upcoming Young Creators Unit Showcase Come and watch excerpts from new work by emerging theatre creators.…

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…

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…

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…