Industry Listing, Submission.

The Shaw Festival’s deadline to apply for a Theatre Creators’ Reserve grant is Monday, January 11th .

In selecting grant recipients, we are looking for proposals that engage in the world of the Shaw Festival’s mandate. All plays submitted must be set within the mandate period (1856-1950) or create a link between the present and the past – otherwise, no other style or content restrictions apply. This year, you can mail your application (postmarked no later than Jan.11) or you can apply by email.

Along with 3 signed copies of the Theatre Creators’ Reserve Grant application, please submit:
• A cover letter
• If the project is in the planning stages, a maximum three-page description of the proposed project
• If the project is in development, a script (a 10-page sample) or any other relevant support materials that best illustrate the proposed project ie. DVD, CD, music samples etc.

By mail, send your applications to:
Joanna Falck, Literary Manager
The Shaw Festival
10 Queen`s Parade, Box 774
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON
L0S 1J0

By email:
You must include a signed copy of the application with your emailed submission. Please send only ONE attachment so your signed application form, letter and project description are all one file with your name as the file name. Applications should be sent to

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