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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 […]

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 […]

Great news to share.

    We at WET INK COLLECTIVE, are honoured to be amongst the nominees for this years Bra D’Or Award from the Playwrights Guild of Canada. Thanks so much to the Women’s caucus for all that you do to support female playwrights. This award is presented annually to individuals who have supported the advancement of […]


Wet Ink’s much admired facilitator, mentor, director and dear friend Jane Heyman has just told us about an exciting opportunity taking place this coming July at beautiful Nanoose Bay on Vancouver Island. s Jane tells us, it’s an Intensive Acting Workshop for Playwrights-or- everything you’ve always wanted to know about acting, but were afraid to ask! Sounds […]

 JUDITH FAIR At Performance Works.

Have you heard about Judith Fair? It’s a cabaret celebrating women in performing arts– which we think is absolutely fantastic. Music, Theatre, Dance, Comedy and More! 11 acts, 32 women. This will be a night to remember. So mark May 10 & 11 on your calendar– It’s all happening  at Performance Works on Granville Island. For […]

More great news.

We are very proud of fellow playwright and Wet Ink member, Sally Stubbs and all her many accomplishments, and we are looking forward with great anticipation to her reading at the up and coming BC Bud’s Festival—where  Sally will be presenting a public reading of her brand new play OUR GHOSTS, directed by the dynamic Chelsea Haberlin, featuring a talented […]

Good News

If you haven’t had a chance to see Beverley Elliott’s hit show . . .didn’t see that coming than we have some good news. Beverley is bringing her fabulous Pick of the Fringe hit show, to the Centennial Theatre, in North Vancouver this coming weekend. Beverley is a much loved Vancouver actress- a talented singer songwriter, and a […]

Introducing Liesl Lafferty

Wet Ink Collective is beginning a new series of articles about the members of our amazing community. First up the talented Writer-Director and Dramaturg, Liesl Lafferty, who joined Wet Ink in the 2014 Fall Intensive. We are thrilled to have her with us as a playwright member of our community and absolutely delighted that she […]

Our 2015 Spring Intensives are about to begin

March has wafted in with sunny days and cherry blossoms, here in beautiful Vancouver and Wet Ink Collective is excited to begin our 2015 Spring Intensive with Jane Heyman this week. We have had our first board meeting of the year and creativity and vision are blossoming like the trees. We are very excited for […]

Spring 2014 BC Buds reading

We are delighted to share some photos from our recent May 7th reading at the BC Buds Festival. It was a wonderful night at the Firehall Theatre. 10 members of Wet Ink Collective. . . Jill Daum, Wendy Noel, Maureen Robinson, Susinn McFarlen, Loretta Seto, Alison Kelly, Dolores Drake, Beverley Elliott, Barbara Pollard, Lynna Goldhar Smith– […]