The QWF Playwriting Prize

This prize is awarded in even-numbered years to a play published or produced during the two previous years. The next call for submissions will be in the spring of 2020.

2020 shortlist

Sponsored by Gabriel Safdie in conjunction with Infinithéâtre

Shortlist

Instant (Playwrights Canada Press) by  Erin Shields
Sania the Destroyer (Theatre New Brunswick) by  Mona’a Malik
Albumen (Arts Court Theatre) by  Mishka Lavigne

Winners archive

Filter by date

2018

Sponsored by Gabriel Safdie in conjunction with Infinithéâtre

Winner

Paradise Lost (Playwrights Canada Press) by  Erin Shields

shortlisted

Sperm Count (in Double Exposure: Plays of the Jewish and Palestinian Diasporas) (Playwrights Canada Press) by  Stephen Orlov
When Memories Have Us (Segal Centre for Performing Arts) Paul Van Dyck ((Based on the original script co-written by Paul Van Dyck and Caitlin Murphy.)
Truth and Treason (Mawenzi House) by  Rahul Varma

Jury

Carmen Aguirre
Alex Fallis
Blair Williams

Loading archives...