George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
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George Bernard Shaw 05/27/2017

Saint Joan at Shaw festival’s design dazzles: review | Toronto Star
George Bernard Shaw's "Getting Married" premiered on this day in 1908. Marriage was high on Shaw’s skepticism list; in this excerpt from the play’s preface, he widens his argument to include another favorite target, and hits his rhetorical stride:

"There is no more dangerous mistake than the mistake of supposing that we cannot have too much of a good thing. The truth is, an immoderately good...
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George Bernard Shaws Getting Married premiered on this day in 1908 Marriage
Craig Robinson
Michael Shields
Robert Gerard Wilson
Shaw's comic and caustic masterpiece about a household full of bickering family and guests.
George Bernard Shaw 05/11/2017

Heartbreak House
Shaw's MAJOR BARBARA like you have never seen...

Helluva Theatre Company's MAJOR BARBARA at the Medicine Show Theatre, NYC

November 11th - November 29th, 2016

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Shaw's MAJOR BARBARA like you have never seen
Pakshalika Singh
Made-in America
Donna Tenuto
George Bernard Shaw died in Ayot St Lawrence, Hertfordshire, England on this day in 1950 (aged 94).

"As long as I have a want, I have a reason for living. Satisfaction is death."
―from "Overruled" (1912)
George Bernard Shaw died in Ayot St Lawrence Hertfordshire England on this
Årïf ßølåd Mëx
Nahla Sherif
Martine Jouffroy
George Bernard Shaw's "Mrs. Warren's Profession", his problem play on prostitution, premiered #OTD in 1905 in New York. The play had been performed in England privately starting in 1902, but this was the first public staging. The next day’s papers reviewed it as a "superabundance of foulness," and the morality squad hauled everybody to court on opening night, but the court eventually judged...
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George Bernard Shaws Mrs Warrens Profession his problem play on prostitution premiered
Årïf ßølåd Mëx
Marija Agić
Shoeb Ali Khan
Two soldiers square up over an heiress in Brigid Larmour’s production of this 1894 play that hints teasingly at Shaw’s mature style
George Bernard Shaw 10/08/2016

Arms and the Man review – a fresh take on Shaw's anti-romcom
Paola Grisoni
Each fall, the fourth-year drama students mount three fully produced plays as they begin what the division calls their bridge to the profession. This season begins with George Bernard Shaw's 1909 farce Misalliance (October 12-16), an inquiry into Edwardian gender roles and marriage mores directed by...
George Bernard Shaw 10/05/2016

Tackling Shaw's 'Misalliance'
"The Prizefighter and the Playwright: Gene Tunney and Bernard Shaw." But there are dozens of stories, dozens of famous characters and at the book's heart there is genuine love story and a tale of deep friendship.
The Prizefighter and the Playwright Gene Tunney and Bernard Shaw But there

Fighter and thinker both — remembering overlooked boxing great Gene Tunney
Sean Hillen
Gary Mattscheck
Lantern Theater Company opens its twenty-third season on September 8, 2016 with Mrs. Warren's Profession, George Bernard Shaw's scathing comedy on social hypocrisy and the excesses of capitalism. Directed by Kathryn MacMillan and featuring Mary Martello in the title role, the cast also includes Dav...
George Bernard Shaw 08/16/2016

Lantern Theater Company Presents George Bernard Shaw's MRS. WARREN'S PROFESSION
Abhishek Gowda
As Donald Trump attacks the free press, a new study of Shaw’s journalism shows he risked all by questioning government during WWI, a role he saw as democracy’s bedrock
George Bernard Shaw 04/29/2017

George Bernard Shaw’s fight for press freedom
Julie West
Partha Bhattacharyya
Richard Riley
Berkeley’s Aurora Theatre Company has announced its new season: Works by George Bernard Shaw, Caryl Churchill top the bill.
George Bernard Shaw 04/12/2017

Aurora Theatre: Rarely staged George Bernard Shaw play tops new season
William Swales
Dalma Kalogjera
Washington Stage Guild’s four-year, three-part project finishes philosophically.
George Bernard Shaw 03/30/2017

George Bernard Shaw’s science fiction ‘Methuselah’ reaches its final frontier
Dalma Kalogjera
We ask how George Bernard Shaw is being remembered in a contemporary context through street art and his birthplace on Synge Street.
George Bernard Shaw 03/26/2017

The Enduring Legacy of George Bernard Shaw
Dalma Kalogjera
Rosa Bravo
Shoeb Ali Khan
The announcement was made at yesterday's Keel Laying Ceremony in Babcock Appledore in Devon where the latest ship is being assembled.
George Bernard Shaw 03/03/2017

New Irish Naval Service Ship to be named LÉ George Bernard Shaw
Nadime Said
Animesh Das
Sandeep Tripathi
Over the centuries, many playwrights have written interpretations of the story of Joan of Arc, each writer using the 15th-century French heroine as a framework for his own philosophies. These include Friedrich von Schiller, Maxwell Anderson, Bertolt Brecht and Jean Anouilh. Even William Shakespeare…
George Bernard Shaw 02/14/2017

Live Simulcast Of 'Saint Joan' In CT Theaters
William Swales
Updated to a minimalist live/work space full of digital sound manipulation, Headlong’s production plays on the pain of judging people by how they speak
George Bernard Shaw 02/12/2017

Pygmalion review – Higgins the hipster bleeps Shaw into the 21st century
Adam Corrigan Holowitz
Peter Staunton
Soumi Bhattacharyya
George Bernard Shaw was adamant that “there are no villains” in his play “Saint Joan.” Those who wrongly convicted Joan of Arc on heresy charges did so in good faith, he contended. But director Jos…
George Bernard Shaw 12/22/2016

London Theater Review: ‘Saint Joan’ With Gemma Arterton