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Archive for July, 2009


Shaw Festival’s Town Preview Raises $8,050 for Niagara-on-the-Lake Charitable Organizations

Media Bulletin #8
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, July 29, 2009. . .This year’s Shaw Festival Town Previews of the Noël Coward triplet Brief Encounters raised $8,050 that will benefit twelve Niagara-on-the-Lake charitable organizations. Shaw Festival Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell and Executive Director Colleen Blake will present cheques to representatives of the chosen organizations at an official ceremony held [...]

Shaw Festival to celebrate the life of actor, director and playwright Neil Munro

Media Bulletin #7
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, July 24, 2009. . . The life and creative influence of Neil Munro, one of Canadian theatre’s most vital and compelling artists for more than 35 years, will be celebrated at The Shaw’s Festival Theatre on Monday, August 10 at 3:00 p.m. 
Neil Munro’s extensive career includes memorable successes as an actor, [...]