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Archive for August, 2012


Registration for Shaw Theatre School now open

Popular ten week program for young theatre artists adds new sewing class for teens for 2012
Media Release #23
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 29, 2012. . . For ten weeks beginning Saturday, October 13, 2012, budding performers from grades 3 to 12 will discover the exciting world of theatre, explore their inner creativity and develop self-confidence through [...]

Shaw Festival’s August openings feature Hedda Gabler and Helen’s Necklace

Media Release #22
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 9, 2012…Henrik Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler and Carole Fréchette’s Helen’s Necklace make their official debuts tomorrow and Saturday night, respectively, at the Shaw Festival. Opening Friday evening at the Court House Theatre is Hedda Gabler, the powerful and dramatic Ibsen piece presented in a new version by writer/director Richard Eyre. The [...]

RBC Hometown Champions Cheer Tour makes a stop at The Shaw

Media Bulletin #4
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 2, 2012. . . The Shaw Festival will host the RBC Hometown Champions Cheer Tour on Friday, August 3, 2012. Jump into the back of the blue London-style RBC Cheer Tour Cab and record a video message of support for your hometown Canadian Olympic champion or for any of our [...]