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Shaw Festival 50th season has much to celebrate including extensions of two productions

Media Release #28
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, August 30, 2011… The extension of two shows, record breaking sales for the landmark musical My Fair Lady and clear evidence that the plays of Bernard Shaw are still relevant to theatre-goers across Canada and the United States are just some of the reasons the Shaw Festival has cause to celebrate.

Shaw Festival golden 50th launches tonight with Bernard Shaw’s timeless masterpiece Heartbreak House

Niagara Falls and the CN Tower will glow gold to mark this special evening
Media Release #15
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, May 25, 2011. . .This evening, the Shaw Festival’s landmark 50th season will be celebrated with the opening of Bernard Shaw’s prophetic classic Heartbreak House this evening. The festivities continue for the rest of the week with the [...]

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’s most charming comedy Candida now in previews

We all go about longing for love; it is the first need of our natures, the loudest cry of our hearts.”
 Media Release #8

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 7, 2011 . . . The much anticipated landmark 50th season of the Shaw Festival begins today with preview performances of Bernard Shaw’s Candida at the Royal George Theatre in [...]

Directorial change for the 2011 Season

Polish director returns to The Shaw to direct “Candida” 
Media Release #2
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, January 12, 2011…Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell announced today that, due to the abrupt and untimely passing of Gina Wilkinson, Tadeusz Bradecki will be returning to The Shaw to take over the directorial duties of Candida. Mr. Bradecki last directed The Shaw’s 2009 production [...]

The Shaw Festival announces 50th Season Playbill

2011 season celebrates Festival’s past and future
 Media Release #25
My roots are in the past: my hopes are in the future.” ~ Bernard Shaw
Welcome to the Shaw Festival’s 50th season — one which celebrates the past, while looking enthusiastically forward. As explained by Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell, “This milestone season gives us an opportunity to honour [...]