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Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd at the Shaw Festival

- The butchering barber now accepting appointments at the Festival Theatre –
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (July 18, 2016) — Jackie Maxwell concludes her 14-year tenure as the Shaw Festival’s Artistic Director with Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street – A Musical Thriller, by legendary Broadway composer Stephen Sondheim. Previews of her production of this compelling [...]

Shaw Festival announces principal casting for Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell’s final season

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (November 5, 2015) — Artistic Director Jackie Maxwell and the Shaw Festival announce principal casting and the creative teams for the 2016 playbill. The 2016 season features new and core ensemble members and beloved returning artists celebrating Ms. Maxwell’s final season and 14-year tenure at The Shaw.

Previews begin at the Shaw Festival for Stephen Sondheim musical Sunday in the Park with George

Media Release #5
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, April 2, 2009 … The Shaw Festival celebrates the start of its 48th season this week with preview performances of Stephen Sondheim’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Sunday in the Park with George at the Royal George Theatre.