Just for Teachers

The Shaw Festival connects young minds with professional theatre in exciting and inspiring ways. Teachers and students with a passion for theatre will be wowed with access to world-class facilities, artists, and technicians. Our theatre programs have something for everyone – from teachers looking for professional development opportunities to school groups looking for enrichment activities, and for every young person that has ever dreamed of participating in the world of live theatre.

We have a program for YOU!

Education Partner

Shaw Enriched

Study Guides

In 2015, study guides will be available for Pygmalion, Sweet Charity, Peter and the Starcatcher and You Never Can Tell. Our theatre professionals compile history, contextual information and activities that help you create lesson plans to draw your students into the world of the play.

Peter and the Starcatcher

Video Study Guide
Rehearsal Video
Pre-Show Questions & Activities
Post-Show Questions & Activities

Sweet Charity

Video Study Guide
Rehearsal Video
Pre-Show Questions
Post-Show Questions

We’re creating new videos, interviews and resource materials all the time.
Visit us regularly to discover more!