Wet Ink Collective

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Wet Ink Collective

A few spots left

We have a few spots  available in both our up and coming  Winter workshops. If you are interested in screenwriting with Peggy Thompson click here If you are interested in playwriting with Jane Heyman  click here     

2017 An amazing year. Highlights.

  We are really proud of all that we have contributed to the Vancouver Theatre scene since we launched Wet Ink in 2012– and  we are celebrating by letting you in on the highlights of 2017.   We asked Founding member Susinn McFarlen to compile a list and we are thrilled to post it here […]


Wet Ink Collective is excited to announce a new screenplay intensive for Fall 2017, facilitated by award-winning screenwriter and esteemed UBC Professor Emerita Peggy Thompson (writer of Canadian classics “The Lotus Eaters” and “Better than Chocolate”). This intensive is open to female screenwriters and will run for 9 weeks every Saturday from Sept.30 – Dec. 2 […]

2nd Annual Spring Reading Series.

We hope you will join us on Tuesday June 6th and Wednesday June 8th to hear two wonderful new plays. Ditto by Melody Anderson and Hey Doris by Susinn McFarlen.  Here is the event page with all the details. It’s been a great year at Wet Ink and we are ending our season with readings of […]

Join us on World Theatre Day March 27th

Save the date Monday, March 27 to celebrate World Theatre Day in Vancouver with MC Jenn Griffin, and directors Lisa C. Ravensbergen, Lynna Goldhar Smith,  and an outstanding group of actors in a fundraiser for the CASA AWARD— a ground-breaking initiative supporting women playwrights in South Africa— at Playwrights Theatre Centre  7:30 to 9:30 pm. The CASA Project […]

Reving the engines

Wet Ink is launching a new season with our Spring Writing Intensives. We also have lots of wonderful plans for 2017 so stay tuned. There are a few spaces available in Mindy Parfitt’s evening group at the Arts Club BMO Centre, so for all the info click here  If you want to read more about us […]

Looking forward to a wonderful year in Wet Ink.

Hope that everyone had a  happy, safe, and relaxing holiday season and that 2017 is off to a good start. 2016 was a pretty crazy year for a lot of folks– but for Wet Ink it’s been fantastic and we just have to celebrate. Here are a few of the highlights: •We just  completed another […]


As we head into a new season of  Wet Ink Collective we are proud to announce that this year 3 of the 5 winners of the Pick of the Vancouver   Award went to  shows written by  Wet Ink Collective members. Congratulations Sally Stubbs for AND BELLA SANG WITH US, Beverley Elliott for SINK OR SWIM […]


Wet Ink Collective is now accepting applications for its Fall 2016 Intensive with Mindy Parfitt.   This 10-week workshop will run from Sept. 27 to Nov. 29, Tuesday evenings, 6:00-10:00 PM, at the Arts Club (exact location TBA). During the workshop, writers will have the opportunity to develop new work, or work on an existing […]

What a year!!!!

It was a fantastic year for Wet Ink Collective.  We completed two  rounds  of Intensive workshops led by Jane Heyman and Liesl Lafferty. We welcomed back returning playwright members and many new members. Our community is growing. Our  season ended with our first annual Spring Reading Series generously sponsored by The Arts Club at the […]