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Final curtain for Shaw Festival’s Ragtime coming up fast

Scheduled to close October 14; no extension for this season’s hottest ticket
Media Alert #1
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, September 28, 2012. . . The countdown to the closing of The Shaw’s Ragtime begins this weekend. With only 11 performances left and fewer than 900 tickets available, time is running out to experience the most buzzed about musical [...]

Rhythms of Ragtime herald the start of Shaw’s 2012 season

“It was the music of something beginning, an era exploding, a century spinning …”
Media Release #4
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 11, 2012 . . . The Shaw Festival embarks on the first season of its next 50 years by proudly initiating a provocative conversation through the Tony Award-winning musical Ragtime. Based on E.L. Doctorow’s novel of the [...]

Shaw Festival launches contest to discover next great ragtime pianist

Media Release #3 
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, March 20, 2012 . . . Ragtime piano players wanted! The Shaw Festival is celebrating the launch of its 2012 season and the opening of Ragtime, this year’s marquee production, with Get Ready to Rag! – a contest to find the next great ragtime pianist. The Niagara-on-the-Lake theatre company is inviting [...]