Shaw Festival Extends Iconic Musical Guys and Dolls

Shaw Festival Theatre in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada adds additional performances of the classic ‘Guys and Dolls’ at the Festival Theatre in October 2013.

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The Shaw Festival is a theatre company inspired by the work of Bernard Shaw, located in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada.

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario (PRWEB) May 13, 2013

Already shaping up to be one of the season’s hottest tickets, Guys and Dolls will continue to captivate Ontario theatre audiences for 15 extra performances at The Shaw’s Festival Theatre.

Polish director Tadeusz Bradecki helms the vivacious Guys and Dolls cast of Elodie Gillett as Sarah Brown, Kyle Blair as Sky Masterson, Jenny L. Wright as Miss. Adelaide, Shawn Wright as Nathan Detroit and Thom Allison as Nicely-Nicely Johnson — whose performances are consistently earning standing ovations during previews. Memorable performances from Aadin Church, Patty Jamieson, Billy Lake, Peter Millard and Kelly Wong round out this stellar production of the classic Guys and Dolls.

Beginning October 15, the added Ontario theatre performances are as follows:

  •     Tuesday                 Oct 15         2 p.m.
  •     Wednesday            Oct 16         8 p.m.
  •     Thursday                 Oct 17         8 p.m.
  •     Sunday                     Oct 20         2 p.m.
  •     Tuesday                 Oct 22         2 p.m.
  •     Wednesday            Oct 23         8 p.m.
  •     Thursday                 Oct 24         2 p.m.
  •     Saturday                 Oct 26         2 p.m.
  •     Sunday                     Oct 27         2 p.m.        
  •     Tuesday                 Oct 29         2 p.m.
  •     Wednesday            Oct 30         2 p.m.
  •     Friday                        Nov 1         2 p.m.
  •     Saturday                 Nov 2         2 p.m.
  •     Saturday                 Nov 2         8 p.m.
  •     Sunday                     Nov 3         2 p.m.

Tickets for the added shows are on sale now. To purchase tickets to Guys and Dolls, or other 2013 Shaw Festival productions in Niagara on the Lake Canada, please contact the Box Office at 1-800-511-SHAW (7429) or order online at http://www.shawfest.com.

Guys and Dolls is sponsored by TD Bank Group.

This extension has been financially assisted by the Government of Ontario’s Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport through Celebrate Ontario and the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund.

The Shaw Festival 2013 season runs exciting Ontario theatre productions until November 3 and also features Our Betters, Lady Windermere’s Fan, Enchanted April, Major Barbara, Faith Healer, Peace in Our Time: A Comedy, The Light in the Piazza, Trifles and Arcadia.

The Shaw Festival is a theatre company inspired by the work of Bernard Shaw, located in Niagara on the Lake Canada. We produce plays from and about his era and contemporary plays that share Shaw’s provocative exploration of society and celebration of humanity.

Please visit our website at http://www.shawfest.com/news for other Shaw Festival media releases. For more information, or to acquire images to accompany this release, members of the media may contact:

Odette Yazbeck                                            
Public Relations Director                                                                 
905-468-2153 or
1-800-657-1106 ext. 2222                        
odette(at)shawfest(dot)com

Jenniffer Anand
Public Relations Coordinator
905-468-2153 or
1-800-657-1106 ext. 2224
janand(at)shawfest(dot)com