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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 [...]

The search for Helen’s Necklace began Sunday at the Studio Theatre

“I’m missing that white cloud around my neck, and I’m missing…so many things.”
Media Release #20
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, July 16, 2012 . . . Award-winning Canadian playwright Carole Fréchette’s eloquently impressionistic drama Helen’s Necklace began previews Sunday at the Shaw Festival’s Studio Theatre. Translated from French by celebrated playwright John Murrell and directed by Micheline Chevrier, it [...]

Principal casting and creative teams for The Shaw’s Royal George Theatre and Studio Theatre productions announced

Media Release #38
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, November 9, 2011… Principal casting and creative teams for The Shaw’s Royal George and Studio Theatres were announced today by Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell.