Shaw Seminar - Shaw Festival Theatre

Shaw Seminar
Shaw Seminar

OUR PREMIER EXPERIENCE. Four days, six plays, and sessions with Shaw artists, writers, and scholars to discuss your theatre experience. Includes two lunches, wine & cheese reception, guest lectures, and parking. Cost does not include theatre tickets.

Call 1-800-511-7429 to book.

August 5-8
Various locations
$350 / $325 for Shaw Friends
Schedule subject to change.
August 5, 2021
August 6, 2021
August 7, 2021
August 8, 2021
9:30 am
Registration with morning refreshments (Festival Rehearsal Hall)
9:45 am
Welcome and Introductions (Festival Rehearsal Hall)
10:00 am
Virginia Woolf’s Flush: Lessons from a Dog with Dr Melba Cuddy-Keane, University of Toronto (Festival Rehearsal Hall)
Looking up from a dog’s perspective, Virginia Woolf exposes the underbelly of Victorian society, offering a feminist and democratic critique. Then, looking from human eyes into dog’s eyes, Woolf reverses anthropomorphism, reminding us of the difference of animal minds.
(Festival Rehearsal Hall)
11:00 am
11:15 am
Coaching and Performing Puppetry with Alexandra Montagnese, Shaw Puppet Coach/Performer (Festival Rehearsal Hall)
12:15 pm
Buffet lunch (Members Terrace)
2:00 pm
Optional: Assassins in Concert (BMO Stage)
4:00 pm
Optional: A Short History of Niagara (Humeniuk Foundation Stage)
4:30 pm
Optional: Pop-up Patio - no cost (Festival patio)
8:00 pm
Flush (Royal George Theatre)
Gift certificates to The Shaw make dramatic presents (in a good way).
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