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Shaw Festival 2013 ticket sales surpasses total ticket sales for 2012

– Arcadia most successful production in Studio Theatre’s history –
Media Release #30

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (September 16, 2013) – The Shaw Festival announced today that ticket sales for 2013 have outsold 2012 — revenues exceeding $15 million against last year’s $13.8 million — with 7 weeks still to go. Additionally, at the conclusion of its [...]

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 [...]

Shaw Festival celebrates the 2010 season at Annual General Meeting

Media Release #4
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, January 28, 2011…The Annual General Meeting of the Shaw Festival Theatre Foundation for the 2010 season was held in the lobby of the Festival Theatre at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, January 28, 2011. Executive Director Colleen Blake, Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell, members of the Shaw Festival Board of Governors, along with [...]

Shaw Festival Box Office now open for landmark season

Tickets sales for 2011 season strong
Media Release #1
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, January 12, 2011 . . . The Shaw Festival Box Office is now accepting ticket orders for its 50th season by fax, mail and online at www.shawfest.com from the general public. Phone and in-person ticket purchases will begin January 15. Ticket prices range from $24 to [...]

Advance ticket sales for the Shaw Festival’s 2011 season hit $1 million as 49th season comes to an end

Media Release #29
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 17, 2010 . . . Excitement and enthusiasm for the Shaw Festival’s upcoming golden 50th season has been building exponentially since final details of the coming season were disclosed at The Shaw’s 2011 season launch in Toronto last week. A strong response to the entire playbill has resulted in ticket [...]

Shaw Festival 48th Season Closes

Media Release #29
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 5, 2009 . . . The Shaw Festival’s 48th season closed on November 1, and Executive Director Colleen Blake today released the attendance results for the 2009 season. With a turbulent 2008 winter, the Shaw Festival began rehearsals in March at 20% behind the year-to-date sales target. However as soon [...]