A Short History of Niagara - Shaw Festival Theatre

A Short History of Niagara
A charming thirty minutes of pure storytelling, brought to life by wordless puppets.
Court House Market Room
August 5 - August 14
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Returning for a second season! Perfect for all ages, A Short History of Niagara is a presentation in sophisticated artistry. From the Maid of the Mist to Laura Secord to the founding of the Shaw Festival, A Short History of Niagara tells the history of the beautiful Niagara Region through clever puppetry, woven together through vignettes that will captivate young and old alike. Don’t miss out on this unique and charming thirty minutes of pure storytelling.

A Short History of Niagara at Fort George

Fort George is open Wednesday to Sunday 10am to 5pm.
Performances of A Short History of Niagara at Fort George are included in the admission cost.
Fort George admission cost: $12.50 Adult | $10.75 Senior | Free youth
Parking is available ($)

A Short History of Niagara performances dates and times at Fort George:
July 21 – 12:30pm
July 22 – 10:30am
July 23 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
July 24 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
July 27 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
July 28 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
July 29 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
July 30 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
July 31 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
August 3 – 10:30am; 12:30pm
August 4 – 10:30am; 12:30pm

Technical Credits
Created by Alexandra Montagnese and Mike Petersen
With original sound design by Ryan Cowl
Commissioned and presented by the Shaw Festival in partnership with Parks Canada
Production Sponsor
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Outdoors @ The Shaw Sponsor
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