Left: <em>Alice Through the Looking-Glass</em>, Natasha Greenblatt as Alice. Right: Jillian Vanstone in <em>Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland</em>. | Photos: David Krovblit, Cylla von Tiedemann

Down the rabbit hole and through the looking-glass

No, no! The adventures first… explanations take such a dreadful time.” – The Gryphon in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

There’s something about young Alice that has been inspiring artists and…

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Julia Foster in Iqaluit during the NAC Orchestra’s 2012 Northern Tour. | Fred Catroll

Farewell to Julia Foster: NAC Board Chair wraps up successful term

For eight years, Julia Foster brought her intellect, her business skills, and her love of the arts to the National Arts Centre as the Chair of Board of Trustees. Julia’s second term recently ended in July, after…

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With Peter Cho, Jae Won Seo, Danny Kyutae Park, Michael Langford, Aline Vartanian, Mosa Tsay, Diana Adamyan, Melody Huang, Eddie Pogossian, A Timothy Chooi and Kerson Qiaoxin Leong.

2014 Summer Music Institute Students Thank Generous Donors

In June 2014 the National Arts Centre welcomed 70 international and national students to its 16th annual Summer Music Institute (SMI). They joined the ranks of the more than one thousand talented young artists…

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Children watch one of the NAC’s 
Kinderconcerts with rapt attention | Michel Dozois

A Catalyst for Learning: NAC Kinderconcerts

Sitting together on mats in the NAC Panorama Room, the children are giggling. In front of them a young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is getting in trouble with his sister. The kids, and more than a few parents, find…

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Jean Gauthier and Danielle Fortin | Photo submitted

Donor Profile: Jean Gauthier and Danielle Fortin

Coming to the National Arts Centre to see the Orchestra play wasn’t always easy in those early years. After all, during the 1980’s, Jean Gauthier and Danielle Fortin were raising four children.  “Family expenses…

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