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The Shaw Festival: Extraordinary Theater and Nature in Niagara

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5 Days | 4 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Renowned for its stylish productions, the Shaw Festival is home to one of North America’s largest repertory companies. Immerse yourself in theater with performances, backstage experiences and lectures by Shaw company members. Round out your stay in Niagara with visits to Niagara Falls, the Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory and a local winery for a tasting of Niagara’s renowned icewine.


• Enjoy private pre-show introductions to each play and post-show chats with cast members.
• Complement your in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the Shaw Festival with orchestra seats to three performances.
• Experience more than 2,000 free-flying butterflies in a lush, rainforest setting, then walk the footpaths of the Botanical Gardens and one of Canada’s finest collections of ornamental trees, shrubs and roses.

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Walking up to a few blocks; some stairs.

Date Notes
Tickets for three performances at the Shaw Festival (orchestra seats) are included: A Woman of No Importance, Mrs. Warren's Profession and Alice in Wonderland.9/19/2016
Tickets for three performances at the Shaw Festival (orchestra seats) are included: A Woman of No Importance, Alice in Wonderland and Mrs. Warren's Profession.10/3/2016
Tickets for three performances at the Shaw Festival (orchestra seats) are included: Engaged, Mrs. Warren's Profession and Sweeney Todd.

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4 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips
3 Performances


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