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Shaw Festival continues annual Niagara Neighbours offer with new dates

Media Bulletin #4

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, May 2, 2011 . . . The Shaw Festival announced the continuation of its Niagara Neighbours program with new performance dates. The exclusive ticket offer is extended annually to Niagara-area residents as an invitation to join in the celebrations of a new performance season.

“We are so pleased that we are able to continue to offer Niagara residents – our neighbours – an opportunity to experience four fabulous Shaw Festival productions from the 2011 season at a special price,” The Shaw’s Executive Director Colleen Blake said. “It’s our way of saying thank-you to our neighbours and of acknowledging their constant support of The Shaw through the years.”

Until May 21, Niagara-area residents can purchase $39 tickets* ($20* for students) to select performances between May 21 and June 10 of Bernard Shaw’s charming Candida and his epic masterpiece Heartbreak House; the Lennox Robinson comedy Drama at Inish – A Comedy and the Tennessee Williams sultry drama Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Tickets to preview performances of My Fair Lady are also available to May 27 for $53* (Blue seating).

Book online at www.shawfest.com or by calling 1-800-511-SHAW (7429) (locally 905-468-2172). Quote code 9970 to book. Book online and save on the handling fee.

*Prices do not include tax. Offer is based on availability, not applicable to previous purchases and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Blue seating only. Limit of six tickets per production.

The Shaw Festival’s Niagara Neighbours Program is proudly sponsored by Sun Life Financial.

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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 Relations 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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