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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 [...]

Tennessee Williams’ best known tale of struggle and survival now in previews at The Shaw

“What is the victory of the cat on a hot tin roof? Just staying on it, I guess, as long as she can.”
Media Release #11
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, May 4, 2011 . . . Under the stifling heat of the Mississippi Delta, the Pollitt family gather together to celebrate the birthday of Big Daddy, the family patriarch. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]