Obsidian Theatre Company

Playwrights Unit


 Obsidian Theatre Playwrights Unit


Obsidian’s Playwrights Unit is year-long intensive program that takes gifted Black theatre creators from a variety of experience levels and backgrounds. The Unit works with the Company dramaturge to create finished drafts of new plays that reflect and refract the Black experience in Canada and beyond.



The 2015/16 Playwrights are:


Kanika Ambrose

Peter Bailey

Daniel Ellis

Alicia Richardson

d’bi young


For information on how the application process:
Playwrights Unit Call1516




Please contact Mel Hague pd@obsidiantheatre.com



For a list of Playwright Alumni please visit our Playwright Unit Alumni Page



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