Our Mandate

Workshop West Playwrights’ Theatre began its journey in 1978, and continues to be one of the most prolific and influential theatre companies in Western Canada.

Legal Mandate
The production and presentation for the public of Canadian plays and the education of the public in playwrighting skills.

Mission Statement
Workshop West Playwrights’ Theatre is a professional, Edmonton-based theatre dedicated to the development, production, promotion, and presentation of new Canadian playwrights and their plays, and to the education of the public in playwrighting skills.

Vision Statement
Workshop West Playwrights’ Theatre will be a flagship company that supports, develops, and champions the work of playwrights in Alberta, and across Canada, at all experience levels. We will act as a launch pad for works that illuminate issues important to our time, reflect the diversity of our country, advance equality, and build community.


Contact Us

info@workshopwest.org

11516 103 Street, Edmonton, Alberta
T5G 2H9
Canada

780-477-5955
Fax: 780-477-5108

Box Office and Third Space Rentals
tickets@workshopwest.org

Artistic Director
Vern Thiessen
780-477-5955 ext.*12

General Manager
Marian Brant
780-477-5955 ext.*13