• Search The Shaw Festival’s News Room

Posts Tagged ‘Shaw Festival’

 

Shaw Festival announces 2017 financial results

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (March 2, 2018) – During the Annual General Meeting held earlier today, the Shaw Festival announced positive financial results for the 2017 season while celebrating the many wins of Artistic Director Tim Carroll’s first season which welcomed 236,824 audience members to 783 performances, including the newly added production of A Christmas Carol. The [...]

New board members appointed to Shaw Festival Board of Trustees

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (March 2, 2018) — Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (March 2, 2018) — Shaw Festival Board Chair Peter Jewett announced today that Sheila Brown, Vivien Dzau, Tim Johnson, Sharon Levite, Eugene Lundrigan and Corinne Rice have joined the Shaw Festival’s Board of Trustees. Mr. Jewett also acknowledged retiring board member Marylee O’Neill (2014-2017) for her contributions and service [...]

Correction Notice: Changes To Shaw Festival Film Series Schedule

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (January 10, 2018) – The Shaw Festival Film Series schedule stated in the media release issued on December 20, 2017 has been changed. The documentary For Grace will now be presented on January 12 and the feature film I, Tonya has been removed from the line-up. Its replacement will be announced at a [...]

The Shaw Film Series features must-see festival films and documentaries

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (December 20, 2017) – Now in its 13th year, the Shaw Festival Film Series begins Saturday, December 23 at the Festival Theatre (10 Queen’s Parade). The weekly screenings of celebrated films and documentaries continues until February 17. All proceeds from this annual event benefit the Shaw Festival.

The Shaw Festival’s sold-out production of A Christmas Carol previews November 15

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (November 14, 2017) — The Shaw Festival’s inaugural production of A Christmas Carol starts its sold-out run Wednesday, November 15 at the Royal George Theatre in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Directed and adapted by Artistic Director Tim Carroll, this new version of the Dickens holiday classic is brought to life through puppetry, music, dance and a [...]

The Shaw Festival receives three million dollar donation from Tim and Frances Price to launch the Andy Pringle Creative Reserve

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (November 8, 2017) — The Shaw Festival announces the receipt of a three million dollar gift from Tim and Frances Price to jumpstart the creation of the Andy Pringle Creative Reserve. Named in honour of the Shaw Festival’s previous board chair, the Andy Pringle Creative Reserve will allow Artistic Director Tim Carroll and [...]

Artistic Director Tim Carroll announces casting for the 2018 Shaw Festival

- Tickets go on sale to Friends of The Shaw on November 4 and the public December 9 -
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (November 2, 2017) — Artistic Director Tim Carroll announces the Shaw Festival’s 2018 ensemble. This season’s 56 actors will take to the stage in 14 productions, plus numerous Secret Theatre experiences.

Why Not Theatre partners with Shaw Festival for epic production of the Mahabharata

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (October 31, 2017) — Why Not Theatre, in partnership with the Shaw Festival, embarks on a new international collaboration adapting the ancient Indian epic the Mahabharata.

Shhh … It’s A Secret

- A group of Shaw patrons are now in the know -
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (October 1, 2017) — An audience gathered this morning in Niagara-on-the-Lake for the final Secret Theatre experience of the season. Under the direction of Ben Sanders, a cast featuring Benedict Campbell, Diana Donnelly, Patrick Galligan, Jeff Meadows, Peter Millard, Gray Powell, PJ [...]

Shhh … It’s a Secret

- A group of Shaw patrons are now in the know -
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (September 1, 2017) — An audience gathered today in Niagara-on-the-Lake to witness the most recent Secret Theatre event. Under the direction of Martin Happer, a cast featuring Ryan Cunningham, Marion Day, Rebecca Gibian, Kiera Sangster, Sanjay Talwar, Samantha Walkes, Kelly Wong and [...]