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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 certifiable hit with audiences and critics alike.

Directed by Joseph Ziegler, Harvey features Peter Krantz as Elwood Dowd, Mary Haney as his sister Veta Simmons, Norman Browning as Dr Chumley, as well as Guy Bannerman, Zarrin Darnell-Martin and Gray Powell, with Donna Belleville, Jennifer Dzialoszynski, Peter Millard, Jennifer Phipps and Tim Ziegler. Marla McLean takes over the role of Nurse Kelly originally performed by Diana Donnelly.

The additional performances are as follows:

  • Tuesday through Friday at 2 p.m. for two weeks ($23 student and $40 senior tickets available)
  • Saturday, November 6 and 13 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 7 and 14 at 2 p.m.

Tickets are selling fast! To purchase tickets now to Harvey, please contact the Box Office at 1-800-511-SHAW (7429) or order online at www.shawfest.com.

Harvey is sponsored by Scotiabank Group.

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In the spirit of Bernard Shaw, the Shaw Festival provokes the mind and stirs the soul through a theatre experience so compelling that, year after year, ever-broadening groups of artists, audiences and supporters are drawn to our work in Niagara-on-the-Lake and beyond.

Please visit our website at www.shawfest.com/news for other Shaw Festival media releases. For more information, or to download images from our image bank to accompany this release, members of the media may contact:

Odette Yazbeck
Public Reltions Director
(905) 468-2153 or 1-800-657-1106 ext. 2222
odette@shawfest.com

Jenniffer Anand
Public Relations Coordinator
(905) 468-2153 or 1-800-657-1106 ext. 2224
janand@shawfest.com

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