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Seventh annual Shaw Festival Film Series to screen acclaimed films and documentaries

Media Bulletin #8
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 23, 2011…The Shaw Festival is pleased to announce its seventh annual Festival Film Series line-up. This year’s Festival Film Series will launch with the screening of Woody Allen’s unapologetic love letter to the City of Light, Midnight in Paris on December 3 at 3 p.m. Eight feature films have been [...]

Save the date: Shaw Festival plans fun-filled 50th reunion for August 1st

Media Bulletin #6
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, June 22, 2011 . . Have you ever worked or volunteered at The Shaw? Pack a picnic lunch, bring your families and come celebrate this momentous season at The Shaw’s 50th Reunion Day on August 1, 2011 between 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the Festival Theatre grounds. This is a [...]

Creative collaboration results in a celebratory PSA for the Shaw’s 50th

Media Bulletin #5
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, May 2, 2011 . . . An inspiring Public Service Announcement,  currently running on television networks across Canada to celebrate the Shaw Festival’s 50th season, was the product of a unique and unusual working partnership between the Shaw Festival’s artistic team and the production team from SpotDocs, a Toronto-based production house [...]

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.

Shaw Festival continues bus subsidy for 2011 season

Live theatre shown to benefit student’s literacy and social skills
Media Bulletin #3
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 15, 2011 . . . In celebration of its 50th season and in its continued effort to bring the benefits and pleasure of live theatre to more young people, the Shaw Festival is proud to announce the continuation of its bus [...]

Rehearsals for The Shaw’s golden season begin

Media Bulletin #2
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, February 23, 2011 . . . The return of the Shaw Ensemble and the start of rehearsals for the Alan Jay Lerner/Frederick Loewe musical My Fair Lady herald the much anticipated kick-off for The Shaw’s historic 50th season. The well-loved musical is scheduled to have its first preview performance in the [...]

Festival Film Series: new film confirmed and a change in documentary schedule

Award-winning “The Kids Are Alright” confirmed and new date for doc “The Inside Job” 
Media Bulletin #1
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, February 7, 2011. . . . The most talked about movie at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, winner of two Golden Globes and Oscar nominee for Best Picture, The Kids Are All Right, will be screened at the [...]