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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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Object of the Month: Stefan Mrozewski Woodcut

We don’t know a huge deal about August’s Object of the Month, but we do know that it is one of our favourite objects. It is a wood cut of Shaw by the Polish artist Stefan Mrozewski, which he presented … Continue reading

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What’s happening in June!

June is always one of our favourite months here at Shaw’s Corner – the garden looks absolutely stunning, the weather is good and there are some fantastic events. June 2015 is no exception to this! On Sunday 7th June the … Continue reading

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Gallery of the Month – Dame Laura Knight

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Object of the Month – First Night in the Stalls by Dame Laura Knight

You’ll find April’s Object of the Month hanging pride of place above the piano in the Entrance Hall. It is First Night at the Stalls by Dame Laura Knight. and it’s one of our favourite pictures here at Shaw’s Corner. … Continue reading

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Shaw’s Corner will reopen at the end of June 2015

When the curtains open after our winter clean this year, we’ll be looking out at the garden in all its summer glory. We will be reopening at the end of June 2015 with an outdoor theatre performance of Shaw’s scandalous … 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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