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Introducing the Kipnes Lantern
Events Calendar

Experience the best in music, theatre and dance

  • Meetings & Events

    Looking to rent a space?

    The NAC is an ideal Ottawa venue for an enchanting wedding, an innovative business meeting or conference, a corporate dinner party, Gala cocktail reception or a family gathering.

  • Launched New Year's Eve

    Kipnes Lantern

    The Kipnes Lantern is the signature feature of the NAC’s architectural rejuvenation. On a typical day, it highlights upcoming productions at the NAC, as well as shows taking place on stages from Victoria to St. John’s.

  • Artist training

    Young Artists Program

    Outstanding private instruction and chamber music coaching with career-related sessions and mentoring as well as performance opportunities including public chamber music concerts.