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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain

Painting Little Sheba

Video duration: 2:41Video has closed captioning.

Head of scenic art Gwyneth Stark demonstrates painting techniques including how to “distress” wood for the set of Come Back, Little Sheba so it looks suitably old and weathered.

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain

The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain Full Program

A unique perspective on one of North America’s longest-running theatre companies.

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain Full Program

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Education Programs

A glimpse of some of the Shaw Fest’s education programs including how an actor prepares.

2:46

Education Programs

2:46

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain

Lighting Hedda Gabler and the Fire in the Stove

The challenges of lighting Hedda Gabler and the construction of a working stove.

3:05

Lighting Hedda Gabler and the Fire in the Stove

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain

Radical Rebel with a Cause

Learn about George Bernard Shaw, an ultimate provocateur who challenged conventional ideas

1:53

Radical Rebel with a Cause

1:53

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain

Rehearsing a Scene

Actors Julia Course and Kevin McGarry rehearse a scene from Come Back, Little Sheba.

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Rehearsing a Scene

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain Promo

A unique perspective on one of North America’s longest-running theatre companies.

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain Trailer

A unique perspective on one of North America’s longest-running theatre companies.

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The Shaw Festival: Behind the Curtain Trailer

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