Shaw Festival

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Inspired by the spirit of George Bernard Shaw, the Shaw Festival creates unforgettable theatrical encounters in any way we want.

This year’s season runs from APR – OCT, 2019 with 13 productions as well as many social and ‘special’ events.

The following is this year’s line-up. Please visit the Shaw Festival website link below for more information and ticket availability.


Festival Theatre

2019 Productions

  • The Horse and His Boy
  • Brigadoon
  • The Ladykillers
  • Man and Superman 
  • Holiday Inn

Royal George Theatre

2019 Productions

Jackie Maxwell Studio Theatre

2019 Productions

  • The Glass Menagerie
  • Sex
  • Victory 

Secret Theatre

The Secret Theatre offers surprise theatrical experiences throughout the year.

MUST Sign up for notifications as to where the performance will be held and how to get tickets.


There are many ‘special’ events you may want to attend if not a play. You can find the details HERE.

Previews begin in April and are usually cheaper than main performances. Tickets are available through the Box Office at 1-800-511-7429 OR online via the Festival’s website (link below).

Getting There

If you don’t have a car – no problem!

The Shaw Festival, from April to October, offers a return coach from Toronto (& Burlington) for only $25 (must have purchased a play admission).

This isn’t a daily service but a great option! And YES, the buses have FREE WiFi!


Shaw Festival offers many different ticket packages as well as last minute deals on their performances.

Check out their brochure for savings on tickets and more!

Tip: You’ll be in Niagara-on-the-Lake (Niagara wine region) and near Niagara Falls / Fallsview Casino – you should consider a weekend trip!