Thursday, 23 March 2017


Cliff Cardinal's book of his two gritty, powerful solo plays huff and Stitch is here!

In huff, three brothers are trying to cope with their father's abusive whims and their mother's suicide.

In Stitch, a single mom is trying to make a living as a porn star while dreaming of being on the big screen.

Grab your copy now.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017


Norm Foster's Skin Flick is here! 

A lighthearted comedy told from the perspective of Rollie, Skin Flick puts a steamy spotlight on a group of innocent people navigating the world of pornography.

Grab your copy now.

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Knock knock...

Kat Sandler's hilarious tragicomedy Punch Up is now available!

The Most Pathetic Guy Ever kidnaps the Funniest Man Alive to make the Saddest Girl in the World laugh.

Grab your copy now.

Monday, 13 February 2017

Happy Valentine's Day!

From acclaimed author Hannah Moscovitch comes Infinity, a haunting, candid ode to the nature of time and love as two parallel stories unfold in unexpected ways. Out now!

Monday, 6 February 2017

Hot off the press!

Marie Beath Badian's The Making of St. Jerome is just in, hot off the press! The play is based on a true story of a young Filipino boy who was unjustly shot by a plainclothes police officer in Toronto. Told from the perspective of his older brother, The Making of St. Jerome is a poignant look at the aftermath of an untimely death, the media's role in the truth, and one family's attempt to reconcile a haunting reality.

Friday, 27 January 2017

Out Now!

Robert Chafe's The Colony of Unrequited Dreams is now available! The play, based on the novel of the same name by Wayne Johnston, fictionalizes Joseph R. Smallwood, the controversial public figure who ambitiously led Newfoundland into Confederation with Canada, and became its first premier.

Thursday, 8 December 2016

Holiday Office Closure

Playwrights Canada Press will be closed for the holidays starting Monday, December 19, 2016 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

Any orders placed through our website during this time will be shipped when the office reopens.

Please contact University of Toronto Press Distribution for large orders in Canada, or if you require a quicker service. US customers can contact Theatre Communications Group to place any orders.

Best wishes for a happy holiday season!