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The Shaw Festival establishes Gabriel Pascal Memorial Fund

One of those extraordinary men who turn up occasionally – say once in a century – and may be called godsends in the arts to which they are devoted. ~ Bernard Shaw
Media Release #22
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 16, 2010….The Shaw Festival is thrilled to announce the establishment of the Gabriel Pascal Memorial Fund in honour of [...]

August openings feature Age of Arousal and Serious Money

Media Release #21
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 13, 2010….The final two productions of The Shaw’s 2010 season — Age of Arousal, Canadian playwright Linda Griffiths’ rousing theatrical play set in a surrealistic Victorian England, and Serious Money, contemporary Shavian playwright Caryl Churchill’s prescient look at corporate greed and financial excess open tonight and Saturday evening, respectively.

Caryl Churchill’s Serious Money currently in previews at the Shaw Festival

“Greed is all right. Greed is healthy. You can be greedy and still feel good about yourself.”
Media Release #20 
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 9, 2010…. Serious Money, contemporary Shavian playwright Caryl Churchill’s prescient look at corporate greed and financial excess, à la the 1980’s, is currently in previews at the Shaw Festival’s Studio Theatre. Eda Holmes directs this [...]