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Gallery of the Month – portraits of GBS at Shaw’s Corner

Stefan Mrozewski’s woodcut might be one of the most interesting portraits of George Bernard Shaw here at Shaw’s Corner, but its far from the only portrait of the man hanging on the walls of his home. May’s object of the … Continue reading

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Gallery of the Month: Ireland at Shaw’s Corner

George “AE” Russell’s lovely Irish landscape is not the only image of Ireland here at Shaw’s Corner. Here are some more objects that would have reminded both Bernard and Charlotte Shaw of their homeland.

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Object of the Month: ‘Irish Landscape’ by AE (George William Russell)

We’re celebrating Shaw’s Irish roots this year with our outdoor theatre production of Shaw’s great Irish play John Bull’s Other Island, which will you’ll be able to see in the garden’s here at Shaw’s Corner 24th – 26th July (booking … Continue reading

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Object of the Month – Shaw’s working copy of Pygmalion

Do you know where and when Eliza Doolittle, that gloriously be-hatted character immortalized by Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady was created? It was in the notebooks carried by Bernard Shaw as he traveled around the cathedral cities  of England in … Continue reading

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