Play Archives

Prairie Theatre Exchange has a rich history of creating and presenting new and contemporary and works. Trace that history below - the seasons are grouped by each PTE artistic director.

✪ indicates a world premiere

2018 to Present -- Thomas Morgan Jones

PTE totals to June 2020: 360 plays, 159 World Premieres

Digital only productions

Katharsis  (Yvette Nolan ✪) | Post-Democracy (Hannah Moscovitch ✪) | VOICE (Ismaila Alfa ✪)

  (Aaron Collier), HEIST |1 Hour Photo (Tetsuro Shigematsu), Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre

The Third Colour
(Ian Ross ✪) | The Wedding Party (Kristen Thomson, based on characters created with Trish Lindstrom, Tony Nappo, Moya O’Connell, Tom Rooney & Bahia Watson), in partnership with the Arts Club Theatre Company | Ghost Light (Shawn Wright) | By Grand Central Station  (Adapted From Elizabeth Smart’s By Grand Central Station I Sat Down & Wept, Music by Heavy Bell ✪), Heavy Bell – shortened run due to pandemic | The Paper Bag Princess (Based on the story by Robert Munsch, adapted by Alissa Watson, PTE Emerging Playwrights Unit ✪)

Cancelled due to pandemic
The Gingerbread Girl
(Sharon Bajer, PTE Playwrights Unit ✪)

Leap Series
No Foreigners
(Created by Natalie Tin Yin Gan, Milton Lim, Remy Siu &David Yee), collaboration between fu-GEN Theatre & Hong Kong Exile, in association with Theatre Conspiracy | MÆ -Motion Aftereffect (Freya Bjorg Olafson ✪) | Exciting Consequences (Ming Hon ✪), A.O.V Adults Only Video

Prairie Nurse
(Marie Beath Badian) | Happy Place (Pamela Mala Sinha) | New Magic Valley Fun Town (Daniel MacIvor ✪) | Mom’s the Word: Nest ½ Empty (Linda A. Carson, Jill Daum, Alison Kelly, Robin Nichol, Barbara Pollard & Deborah Williams), Arts Club Theatre | What To Do With Albert? (Danielle Séguin-Tétreault ✪), in partnership with Le Théâtre Cercle Molière | Munschtopia (Based on the stories of Robert Munsch, adapted by Debbie Patterson ✪)

Leap Series
Empire of the Son
(Tetsuro Shigematsu), Vancouver Asian Canadian Theatre | Finding Wolastoq Voice (Natalie Sappier), Theatre New Brunswick, in association with Prairie Theatre Exchange | How It Ends (Debbie Patterson, PTE Playwrights Unit ✪), Sick + Twisted Theatre