Past Events

  • Playwright to Playwright
    Playwright to Playwright
    Mar. 04, 5:00 p.m.
    https://www.plaything.ca/stbernardrodriguez
    Donna Michelle St. Bernard & Christine Rodriguez
  • Tia Christofferen & Natalie Meisner
    Tia Christofferen & Natalie Meisner
    Feb. 18, 5:00 p.m.
    https://plaything.ca/meisnerchristoffersen
    Tia Christofferen & Natalie Meisner
  • Playwright to Playwright: Gail Nyoka & Rahul Varma
    Playwright to Playwright: Gail Nyoka & Rahul Varma
    Feb. 04, 5:00 p.m. PST
    Live on YouTube https://bit.ly/VarmaNyoka
    Live interview and play readings, Q&A with the playwrights
  • Playwright to Playwright: Sarena Parmar & Tara Beagan
    Playwright to Playwright: Sarena Parmar & Tara Beagan
    Jan. 28, 5:00 p.m. PST
    Live on YouTube http://bit.ly/BeganParmar
    Live interview and play readings, Q&A with the playwrights
  • A Way Out: original audio mini-series available now
    A Way Out: original audio mini-series available now
    Jan. 18, 7:00 p.m.
    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6B4Q
    Original 4-part audio drama mini-series by the Apartment of Writing. All episodes + extras available now on Spotify!
  • Mieko Ouchi & Carolyn Nakagawa
    Mieko Ouchi & Carolyn Nakagawa
    Dec. 22, 2020, 5:00 p.m. PST
    https://bit.ly/OuchiNakagawa
    Playwright to Playwright: live interviews & readings.
  • David Yee & Omari Newton
    David Yee & Omari Newton
    Dec. 17, 2020, 5:00 p.m. PST
    https://bit.ly/NewtonYee
    Playwright to Playwright: live interviews & readings.
  • Western Gold: The Ballad of Georges Boivin by Martin Bellemare, translated by Jack Patterson
    Western Gold: The Ballad of Georges Boivin by Martin Bellemare, translated by Jack Patterson
    Dec. 13, 2020, 12:00 p.m. PST
    Canadian Play Thing
    Bouche Theatre Collective in association with Western Gold Theatre presents A Glimpse into New Translation: Online Workshop Series
  • Area 33 by Natalie Meisner
    Area 33 by Natalie Meisner
    Dec. 10, 2020, 5:30 p.m. PST
    Canadian Play Thing
    Area 33 is about trust, lobsters and the search for signs of intelligent life one summer at the Shag Harbour UFO Museum.
  • Seeker by Marie-Claude Verdier, translated by Alexis Diamond
    Seeker by Marie-Claude Verdier, translated by Alexis Diamond
    Dec. 06, 2020, 12:00 p.m. PST
    Canadian Play Thing
    Bouche Theatre Collective in association with Ruby Slippers Theatre presents A Glimpse into New Translation: Online Workshop Series
  • Still Life by Marie-Ève Milot & Marie-Claude St-Laurent, translated by Rhiannon Collett
    Still Life by Marie-Ève Milot & Marie-Claude St-Laurent, translated by Rhiannon Collett
    Nov. 22, 2020, 12:00 p.m. PST
    Canadian Play Thing
    Bouche Theatre Collective in association with Ruby Slippers Theatre presents A Glimpse into New Translation: Online Workshop Series
  • TART TALES
    TART TALES
    Oct. 24, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. PDT
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85989231712?pwd=Q
    Tasty samples of works in progress read by members of The Tarts (Vancouver BC): Sherry MacDonald, Leslie Stark, Sally Stubbs and Tina Teeninga. Free. Go to link below and enter passcode: 179380
  • Norwegian Rabbit by Gary Geddes
    Norwegian Rabbit by Gary Geddes
    Jun. 25, 2020, 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. PDT
    https://zoom.us/webinar/83418700584
    After being exiled by Stalin, Leon Trotsky’s final days were spent in Coyoacan, a suburb of Mexico City, where he and his wife Natalia Sedova and their entourage were guests at the infamous ‘Blue House’ of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.
  • Carrying Capacity by Jess Amy Shead
    Carrying Capacity by Jess Amy Shead
    Jun. 24, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
    The Canadian Play Thing
    Annie and Les are sisters. They have just found out that Annie is pregnant as a surrogate with Les’ child. Annie brings up her climate anxiety, and deep concerns about bringing another child into the world. (CLOSED READING)
  • we the same by Sangeeta Wylie
    we the same by Sangeeta Wylie
    Jun. 18, 2020, 7:30 p.m. PDT
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82098839554
    Inspired by a true story. In 1979 a mother with six young children separated from their father as they flee Communist Vietnam, endure pirate attacks, typhoons, shipwreck, starvation and more. The story weaves between past and the present, between memory and truth, adventure and fantasy.
  • Dinner with Nigel by David Simmonds
    Dinner with Nigel by David Simmonds
    Jun. 17, 2020, 7:30 p.m. PDT
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82448507102
    Purely on chance reading of an article in one of her husband's magazines, Martha takes a gamble on an investment in their future. Welcome to Nigel - A robot servant (homebot) designed with A.I. intelligence - engineered to make life so much easier...at a price.
  • The Supposes by Sky Gilbert
    The Supposes by Sky Gilbert
    Jun. 14, 2020, 4:00 p.m. PDT
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86467206489
    A modern comedy of manners about Dorian and Marion Suppose, a couple not at all like you and me. They enjoying playing a somewhat alarming game called 'suppose' -- in fact it is the backbone of their marriage. They invite a young couple to play the game with them, and complications ensue.
  • Hotello! by Bianca Kenna
    Hotello! by Bianca Kenna
    Jun. 11, 2020, 7:30 p.m. PDT
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83634201268
    An hotel where you must come as a couple; in the middle of the night, your next love, if any, appears. Management are not responsible for any ensuing chaos.