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Archive for November, 2010


Shaw Festival Film Series to screen acclaimed films and documentaries

Media Bulletin #8  
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 25, 2010…In its continued commitment to bring acclaimed contemporary films and documentaries to the Festival Theatre through its partnership with The Film Circuit, a branch of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), The Shaw is pleased to announce its sixth annual Festival Film Series line-up. 

Advance ticket sales for the Shaw Festival’s 2011 season hit $1 million as 49th season comes to an end

Media Release #29
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 17, 2010 . . . Excitement and enthusiasm for the Shaw Festival’s upcoming golden 50th season has been building exponentially since final details of the coming season were disclosed at The Shaw’s 2011 season launch in Toronto last week. A strong response to the entire playbill has resulted in ticket [...]

The Shaw Festival announces three-season sponsorship with Visa Infinite

Visa Infinite becomes the official payment card of the Shaw Festival’s 2011-2013 seasons
Media Release #28
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 11, 2010 . . . The Shaw Festival is pleased to announce a three-season sponsorship designating Visa Infinite as the official payment card at the Shaw Festival.
“This is an exciting time for everyone associated with The Shaw [...]

Shaw Festival Announces 2011 Principal Casting and Creative Teams

Media Release #27
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 10, 2010 … Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell proudly announced today the casting and creative teams for the Shaw Festival’s 50th season. This milestone season will run from April 7 to October 30 on the Festival’s four Niagara-on-the-Lake stages and will feature a dazzling array of theatre. See Shaw re-envisioned by both [...]

Delightful Harvey Disappearing in Two Weeks

Media Release #26
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 3, 2010…Harvey, the whimsical theatrical gem that has delighted sold-out audiences since previewing in April, will continue to enchant audiences at the Royal George Theatre until November 14 . Don’t miss the Mary Chase Pulitzer Prize-winning play about mild-mannered eccentric Elwood Dowd and his best friend Harvey that’s been a [...]