Services and opportunities for established
and emerging playwrights in Atlantic Canada.
The PARC Company Profile for November 2023 is Solo Chicken Productions (NB)!
Solo Chicken Productions is a professional performing arts company located on the traditional territory of the Wolastoqiyik / Wəlastəkewiyik (Fredericton) in New Brunswick. Solo Chicken fosters the creative arts through the creation and development of new works of physical theatre, the facilitation of community collaborations and by offering accessible arts-based programming.
BANFF Playwrights Lab and PARC Offers Online Info Session (National)
Don’t miss this must-attend information session! BANFF Playwrights Lab Director, Brian Quirt, will take you through the Lab’s recent history and offer an overview of the amazing opportunities that await you at the BANFF Centre.
PARC Announces Professional Development Opportunities for IBPOC Playwrights
PARC is committed to ensuring sustainable professional development opportunities for Indigenous, Black, and People of Colour (IBPOC) playwrights, whose voices historically haven’t been heard loud enough in Atlantic Canada and beyond.
“Let’s Talk” and “Let’s Write” are two initiatives led by PARC’s Interim Artistic Director Santiago Guzmán and the Student Intern Sarah Tardif.
Plays from PARC NL Members Receive Workshops and Public Readings (NL)
Thanks to funding support from ArtsNL and the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, PARC is thrilled to offer play development support to NL members Jude Benoit’s Ne’multes, Joseph Dennis’s Caribou, Jeremy Nolan’s shit, piss and cystic fibrosis, Sobia Shaheen Shaikh’s Braiding Peonies, and Kira Sheppard’s Sweet Dreams will be receiving workshops next week in St. John’s, NL.
PARC NL will Host Annual Playwrights Cabaret
Join us for an evening of creativity and connection next week, where local playwrights in both provinces will take the stage to share 5-7 minutes of their works in progress.
It’s a unique opportunity for playwrights and the wider community to engage in the world of storytelling, and showcase their latest projects, and for creative minds to network.
PARC’s Annual General Meeting for our 2022/2023 Season
Join us virtually as we come together for PARC’s Annual General Meeting. Your participation and input are invaluable as we reflect on last season’s achievements, discuss our exciting plans for the future, and elect new board members for the year ahead.