The Shaw Society

Whats On

The Shaw Society is the only Shaw society that dates from Shaw’s lifetime.
Click here to read A Short History of the  Society
by Barbara Smoker

A Short History

June 2014 mag.pdf

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The Shavian is published twice a year and covers the many aspects of life that GBS was passionate about.


The Vaudeville Theatre on the Strand, London

An Ideal Husband
20th April – 14th July
Box office 0330 333 4814

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A Glimpse Of The Domesticity Of Franklin Barnabas
Pentameters Theatre
in association with
Michael Friend Productions

Presents the British premiere of an unperformed play by Bernard Shaw
Directed by Michael Friend
Produced by
Léonie Scott-Matthews
Written in the early 1920s and intended to be part of Back to Methuselah but never performed.

The play contains a witty portrait of Shaw’s great friend, G.K. Chesterton and takes a comic look
at unfaithful husbands and the women who pursue them.


Friday, 12th October 2018 at 8.00pm

Saturday, 13th October 2018 at 8.00pm

Sunday, 14th October 2018 at 5.00pm

Friday, 19th October 2018 at 8.00pm

Saturday, 20th October 2018 at 8.00pm

Sunday, 21st October 2018 at 5.00pm

Tickets: £13.00  Concessions: £10.00
Talks in MP3 Format

Shaw speaks
Now is Winter
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Michael Friend on
Fannys First Play
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Mrs Patrick Cambell

Speaks on Acting

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