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Previews begin for Shavian Restoration comedy In Good King Charles’s Golden Days

Media Release #7
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 17, 2009… Preview performances of In Good King Charles’s Golden Days, George Bernard Shaw’s Restoration romp begin today, Friday, April 17, 2009, at the Royal George Theatre.       

Noël Coward’s Tonight at 8:30 series started with previews of Brief Encounters at the Shaw Festival Theatre

Media Release #6
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 14, 2009… Still Life, We Were Dancing and Hands Across the Sea, three of the best known one-act plays from Noël Coward’s Tonight at 8:30, began preview performances in Brief Encounters on Saturday, April 11, 2009 at the Festival Theatre.  Directed by Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell, this first triple bill [...]

Shaw Festival Launches New Picnic & Play Package

Media Bulletin #6
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 2, 2009 . . . Plan a picnic and stay for a play. Complement your theatre experience and enjoy a lovely afternoon in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake with the new Picnic & Play Package from the Shaw Festival.

Previews begin at the Shaw Festival for Stephen Sondheim musical Sunday in the Park with George

Media Release #5
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 2, 2009 … The Shaw Festival celebrates the start of its 48th season this week with preview performances of Stephen Sondheim’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Sunday in the Park with George at the Royal George Theatre.

Shaw Festival Launches Shaw Shuttle

Media Bulletin #5
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 4, 2009 . . . The Shaw Festival today announced the Shaw Shuttle, a direct to Niagara-on-the-Lake bus service for Toronto and Burlington area residents provided by Mary Morton Tours.

Shaw Festival Launches Niagara Neighbours Spring Celebration

Media Bulletin #4
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 4, 2009 . . . The Shaw Festival today announced the Niagara Neighbours Spring Celebration, an invitation for Niagara residents to join The Shaw in celebrating the launch of the 2009 season.

2009 Niagara Year of Our Shared Waters Launches at Shaw Festival’s Documentary FLOW!

Media Bulletin #3
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario Canada, February 17, 2009… Wednesday, February 18, 2009 marks the launch in Niagara of the 2009 Year of our Shared Waters. This celebratory year of water opens with the showing of the documentary “FLOW: For Love of Water” to be held at the Shaw Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake starting at 5:30 pm.

Stephen Lewis to Speak at Shaw Festival

Media Bulletin #2
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, February 9, 2009 … The Shaw Festival is thrilled to announce that one of the world’s most respected humanitarians, Stephen Lewis, will speak at The Shaw on Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 3:00 pm in the Festival Theatre.

Changes at the Shaw Festival

Media Release #3
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, February 4, 2009…Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell regretfully announced today that Neil Munro is relinquishing his post as Associate Director of the Shaw Festival, for health reasons. He has also withdrawn from his directorial duties for the production of Born Yesterday, scheduled to appear on the Festival stage as part of The [...]

Shaw Festival Box Office Opens for 2009 Season

Media Release #1
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, January 14, 2009 . . . The Shaw Festival Box Office is now accepting telephone and in-person orders from the general public for the 2009 season. Fax, online and mail orders began on January 5.
The Box Office has been open to Members of the Shaw Festival since November 8 and to [...]