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Hear Ye, Hear Ye!

The CPT Public Relations committee is looking for couple of new members with differing but important skills:

Are you a graphically savvy person who would like to volunteer a few hours (3-4 hours per month) a month to help the Centre for Playback Centre on their Public Relations committee?
Or you are somebody who have a […]

By |January 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments

A Letter From Our Chair

A letter from our Chair

Dear Playback community,
It was wonderful to see so many of you in Montreal last July, learn from you and your work, and share a little bit about where the Centre is headed. I am happy to announce that our recent auction has raised US $3,756.00 that will be given to […]

By |November 25th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Two Playback Companies Talk About Their Grant Awards

The Centre would like to congratulate True Story Theatre and Playback Memphis on their recent Grant awards. Read their powerful stories here:

Christopher Ellinger:  True Story Theater

True Story Theater’s story of a grant failure…and a success…

​Two years ago, we took a risk and invested weeks of work into applying for for the National Endowment for the Arts […]

By |October 20th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Read How The Centre Celebrated 40 Years in Montreal!

More than 250 Playback actors, musicians and conductors gathered this July for several days to learn, share and celebrate 40 years of creating art from people’s personal stories. Can you imagine how exciting it is to be with all those people who share a similar excitement about playback, coming from all over the […]

By |September 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Join Tobias von Schulthess and Jonathan Fox in Celebrating our 40th!

Join host Tobias von Schulthess and Playback Theatre founder Jonathan Fox in celebration of Playback Theatre’s 40th birthday!

Join the fun and view the auction items here: AUCTION WEBSITE

By |September 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments

CPT Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Playback Theatre

CPT’s First World-Wide Auction to Spotlight Playback Theatre
September 20 – October 29, 2015
LIVE HERE: AUCTION SITE
Participate in an experience that only the worldwide Playback Theatre community could create on this momentous occasion. With the opportunity for each region or country to donate its own unique offering, it will undoubtedly be a spectacular event […]

By |April 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

IPTN Montreal Conference 2015

Happy New Year/ Bonne année et bonne santé from Montreal, Canada!

The Conference is from July 8 – 12, and is specially designed to mark the 40th Anniversary of Playback Theatre.
The Conference theme, “Where We’ve Come from and Where We’re Going: 40 Years of Playback Theatre”,
and the Conference activities and events will give us rich […]

By |March 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Using Playback Theatre in the Frontline of Hong Kong’s Protest for Democracy

Using Playback Theatre in the Frontline of Hong Kong’s Protest for Democracy by Larry Ng (Encounter Playback Theatre, Hong Kong)

“Giving space to ourselves could be something important for us to move forward.” It is the belief that motivated us, Encounter, to bring Playback Theatre to the protest site on 9th, 16th, 23rd of Oct […]

By |March 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

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By |March 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

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By |March 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments