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My Journey Through Colours

Experience this series of vibrant new digital art works by Deaf Ghanaian-born visual artist Peter Owusu-Ansah featured on the NAC’s Kipnes Lantern during the 2021 holiday season. Learn more

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New on-demand videos

Nina Lee Aquino appointed next Artistic Director of English Theatre

We’re delighted to announce the appointment of Nina Lee Aquino – a leading figure in Canadian theatre who has pushed its boundaries throughout her career – as the next Artistic Director of NAC English Theatre.

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    NAC Orchestra Mentorship Program

    Play it forward! A bold and innovative new professional development initiative for talented pre-professional and early career professional orchestral musicians from around the world. Apply by February 7.

  • video series

    Dancing the Land

    Indigenous Theatre invited artists from coast to coast to coast to create brief digital works using the land as their source of inspiration. 

  • New album

    Clara, Robert, Johannes: Lyrical Echoes

    This album is the second of four in a recording cycle that explores the closely intertwined personal and artistic connections between three musical giants: Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

Home of the NAC Orchestra

Music is a universal language that gives voice to humanity past and present and through which we celebrate diversity, inclusivity, excellence and collaboration. Explore the orchestra