The CPO will be CLOSED from June 13 - July 2, 2024. Paperback book orders placed after June 7, 2024 may not be shipped before July. Digital scripts will continue to be fulfilled as usual. Please contact with any questions prior to the scheduled closure.

Welcome to the Canadian Play Outlet!

We are a proud Canadian theatre bookstore operated online by the Playwrights Guild of Canada!

Featuring over 2000 plays by Canadian playwrights, the CPO offers a carefully designed and unique browsing experience keeping in mind passionate theatre lovers, theatre professionals, students, emerging playwrights, and those who are new to this vastly diverse and imaginative world of Canadian plays. Our collection keeps growing and showcasing new plays, both published and unpublished.

View all of our collections!

Curated collections break up our 2500+ plays into more manageable and searchable themes.

Click here to see them all!