Alberta Playwrighting Competition History of Results

Alberta Playwrights’ Network has been running the competition since 1993.

49th Annual (2015) co-presented with Theatre Alberta

Grand Prize: The Blogfather by Ken Cameron
Discovery Prize: The Long Walk Home by Liane Faulder 
Jury: Joanna Falck, Natalie Meisner, and Valerie Pearson

48th Annual (2014) co-presented with Theatre Alberta

Grand Prize: Helmut’s Big Day by James Wade
Discovery Prize: Before the Night Takes Us by Ryan Reese
Jury: David Copelin, Hal Kerbes, Daryl Cloran

47th Annual (2013) co-presented with Theatre Alberta

Grand Prize:  Last Chance Leduc by Katherine Koller
Discovery Prize: Ascending the Blue by Ryan Reese
Jury: Gordon Pengilly, Barrett Hileman, Janet Munsil

46th Annual (2012)

Grand Prize: Let the Light of Day Through by Collin Doyle
Discovery Prize: Mud by Makambe Simamba
Jury: Mieko Ouchi, Aaron Bushkowsky, Erica Kopyto

45th Annual (2011)

Grand Prize Category: Sequence by Arun Lakra
Discovery Category: Super 8 by Mark Hopkins and Charles Netto
Jury: DD Kugler, Andy Curtis, Katherine Koller

44th Annual (2010)

Grand Prize Category: SIA by Matthew Mackenzie
Discovery Category: Barren Beasts by Jeremy Park
Jury: Kevin McKendrick, Bob White, Cathleen Rootsaert

43rd Annual (2009)

Grand Prize Category: Blood: A Scientific Romance by Meg Braem
Discovery Category: Keeping Your Distance by Jeremy Park
Jury: Thomas Usher, Patricia Darbasie, Kelly Reay

42nd Annual (2008)

Grand Prize Category:  The Wall by R. Jonathan Chapman
Discovery Category: My Name Is… by Michele Vance Hehir
Jury: Conni Massing, Val Planche, Donna Spence

41st Annual (2007)

Grand Prize Category: Waxworks by Trina Davies
Discovery Category: The Lonely Hearts by Jana O’Connor
Jury: James McDonald, Jenny Munday, Glenda Stirling