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Archive for March, 2010

 

The Shaw Festival and IATSE, Local 461 Facilities Reach Tentative Agreement

Media Release #6
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 19, 2010 …The Shaw Festival and IATSE Local 461 are pleased to announce that, after a marathon bargaining session, the parties have reached a tentative agreement for the terms of a first collective agreement for the Festival’s Facilities Department, and tentative renewal agreements for the Production and Audience Sales and [...]

The Shaw Festival and IATSE, Local 461 Facilities Bargaining Unit

Media Release #5
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 10, 2010 … The Shaw Festival announced today that it is implementing a lockout of the employees represented by IATSE, Local 461 in the Shaw’s Facilities Department. These are the 16 employees that provide maintenance, grounds crew and housekeeping services. The lockout is effective at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, March 10, 2010 [...]

Shaw Festival Launches Niagara Neighbours Spring Celebration

Media Bulletin #5
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 10, 2010 . . . This week, the Shaw Festival launched its annual Niagara Neighbours Spring Celebration, an invitation for Niagara residents to join The Shaw in celebration of the launch of the 2010 season.

Shaw Festival to celebrate the life of actor, teacher, mentor Goldie Semple

Media Bulletin #4
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 4, 2010. . . The life of Goldie Semple, one of Canadian theatre’s beloved and finest classical artists, teacher and mentor, will be celebrated at the Shaw Festival on Sunday, March 28 at 3 p.m. in the Festival Theatre. The Shaw Festival hopes all of Goldie’s friends, colleagues and fans [...]