Man and Superman - Shaw Festival Theatre

Bernard Shaw’s witty masterpiece hits the stage in all its pulse-racing glory. Only 17 performances!
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August 17 - October 5
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She wants to marry. He doesn’t. Bernard Shaw’s witty masterpiece hits the stage in all its pulse-racing glory. It is often done without its dazzling third act, Don Juan in Hell, but not this time. A wildly delicious day of theatre, interrupted only by an equally delicious lunch.

There will only be 17 performances of this once-in-a-lifetime theatrical event, so book early.
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Technical Credits
By Bernard Shaw
Directed by Kimberley Rampersad
Designed by Camellia Koo
Lighting designed by Kevin Lamotte
Original music by Joseph Tritt

Play begins at 11am and ends at approximately 5:30pm. Enjoy a lovely pastoral 70-minute lunch break on the grounds of the Festival Theatre.
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Approximate run time
6 hours including two intermissions and the lunch break
Age recommendation
14+
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