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Step into a world where wonders await in every corner of every hall. In the architecture and the applause. In the stories celebrated on our stages.

Explore the 2024-2025 Season

Meher Pavri with Neil D’Souza in Why Not Theatre’s Mahabharata (Shaw Festival, 2023). © David Cooper
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Happy National AccessAbility Week!

As part of the NAC’s commitment to accessibility and diversity, we’re working on an innovative and inclusive initiative entitled MYÜZ.

  • Sama-sama sala-sala web interview

    Digital tapestry weaves together culture, history and community

    Christine Mangosing shares the meaning and symbolism of her artwork sama-sama * sala-sala, which is featured on the Kipnes Lantern during… Christine Mangosing shares the meaning and symbolism of her… Christine Mangosing shares the meaning and symbolism of her artwork sama-sama * sala-sala, which is featured on the Kipnes Lantern during Asian Heritage Month.

  • The composer stands on the Southam Hall stage, surrounded by microphones and recording equipment. New album

    Exploring imaginary folklore with Gabriel Dharmoo

    Recorded in Southam Hall with a host of talented musicians, Vestiges d’une fable invites listeners on a journey of exploration and discovery.… Recorded in Southam Hall with a host of talented musicians,… Recorded in Southam Hall with a host of talented musicians, Vestiges d’une fable invites listeners on a journey of exploration and discovery.

  • Illustration of the NAC with a canal boat, rainbow clouds, and numerous figures dancing, performing and enjoying a show. summer

    Together under the sun!

    This summer, enjoy music, dance, theatre performances, and more. There is something for everyone, every day of the week! This summer, enjoy music, dance, theatre performances, and… This summer, enjoy music, dance, theatre performances, and more. There is something for everyone, every day of the week!

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