The Russian Play - Shaw Festival Theatre

A flower girl falls for a gravedigger. What can go wrong? Look at the title: this is a Russian play. A funny and moving ode to the thrill and danger of love.
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June 8 - October 12
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LUNCHTIME ONE-ACT

A small-town flower girl falls for a gravedigger in Stalinist Russia. What can go wrong? Well, it’s a Russian play, so: everything.  Written by award-winning Canadian playwright Hannah Moscovitch, this edgy, wildly original homage to the plays of the great Russian playwrights will first make you laugh, and then take your breath away.
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By Hannah Moscovitch
Directed by Diana Donnelly
Designed by Gillian Gallow
Lighting designed by Michelle Ramsay
Music direction by Ryan deSouza
Movement direction by Esie Mensah
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Friends of The Shaw (Members) can buy tickets according to your level of support:
Nov 3: Governors Council and Premier $1000+
Nov 5: Sustaining, Contributing and Business $400+
Nov 8: Supporting $200+
Nov 10: Annual $100+
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