Shaw Festival

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Country and Region CanadaOntario
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario Canada
Festival Contact Information

Shaw Festival
10 Queen’s Parade
Box 774
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Canada L0S 1J0
Phone: (01) 905-468-2172

Festival Description

The Shaw Festival features diverse productions that include Shaw re-envisioned by both directors and writers, newly commissioned works, plays by a new generation of provocative playwrights, re-explored classics and returning Festival favourites.

Festival Dates April 4 - October 26, 2014
Festival Links

Festival Events:

Performances 2014:
  • Cabaret
  • The Philadelphia Story
  • The Philanderer
  • The Charity that Began at Home
  • The Sea
  • A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur
  • Arms and The Man
  • When We Are Married
  • Juno and the Paycock
  • The Mountaintop


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Practical Info:

Photo credits:
  • Ruth Sherwood in Wonderful Town—Photo by David Cooper.
  • Ruth Sherwood with members of the cast of Wonderful Town—Photo by Emily Cooper.
  • Devon Tullock as Buster Keaton, Kawa Ada as Charlie Chaplin and the Keystone Kops in Mack and Mabel—Photo by David Cooper.
  • Tara Rosling as Joan in Saint Joan—Photo by David Cooper.
  • Douglas E. Hughes as Magistrate and Guy Bannerman as Bartley Fallon in The Kiltartan Comedies—Photo by David Cooper.
  • Ben Carlson as Leonard Charteris and Nicole Underhay as Julia Craven in The Philanderer—Photo by David Cooper.
  • Benedict Campbell as Inspector Goole and Moya O’Connell as Sheila Birling in An Inspector Calls—Photo by Emily Cooper.
  • Peter Hutt as Arthur Birling in An Inspector Calls—Photo by Emily Cooper.
  • Laurie Paton as Mrs Collins and David Schurmann as The Bishop in Getting Married—Photo by David Cooper.
  • Information and brochures can be obtained through the Shaw Festival Box Office or website:
  • By phone Toll free in US and Canada 1-800-511-7429
    • Local (905) 468-2172
    • International +01 905-468-2172
    • Fax (905) 468-3804
  • Online at
  • By mail:
    Shaw Festival
    Box 774
    Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0


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