November 2020 update on live performances and events at the NAC.

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The Unnatural and Accidental Women, Monique Mojica and PJ Prudat. , © Justin Tang

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

For 16 days, the NAC's Kipnes Lantern will showcase photos of stories told through music, theatre and dance that inspire us to reflect and act against violence. Read more

Discover upcoming livestreams

Watch and listen on demand

COVID-19 testing site to support our community

A new COVID-19 drive-thru assessment centre has opened on the lower level of our parking garage.

  • ceremony

    Siminovitch Prize 2020

    This inclusive, interactive celebration will gather Canadian theatre makers and dedicated theatre fans together to honour the shortlisted artists and unveil the laureate.

  • spotlight

    Dance Portrait: Stephanie Troyak

    Discover the journey of Canadian-born dancer Stephanie Troyak, from her beginnings in Kitchener, Canada, to Wuppertal, Germany, where she became a featured member of Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch.

  • livestream

    #DanceForth series

    Live performances presented by Canadian dance artists, both from the NAC Fourth Stage and from various centres across the country.