Just for Youth

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

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Teen Workshops

Learn from the pros! Our world-class artists and educators will help you to develop creative and practical skills in a variety of theatre arts. The Shaw Festival is an ideal environment for you to learn, to develop a life-long love of theatre or begin to navigate your way through the wide range of careers in theatre.
One workshop: $50; all three workshops: $140.

En Garde!

Learn the artistry of stage weapon combat and how to handle stage weapons with the savvy of a swashbuckler.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER – April 18

Calling
the Show

If you want to know what’s going on in a show, ask a Stage Manager! From first day of rehearsal to closing night, learn how a Shaw Stage Manager is connected to every aspect of the production.

SWEET CHARITY – May 9

Accents

Brush up on your English accents! The Shaw’s voice and accent coach will have you speaking both ‘cockney’ and ‘cultured’ with confidence!

PYGMALION – June 6

Schedule: Saturdays, 10am-5pm, includes a workshop, pre- and post-show chats, and matinee performance. Free local transportation provided by Niagara Airbus. Call our Box Office to book an unforgettable experience, 1.800.511.SHAW.