National Arts Centre

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The performing arts are nothing without an audience: the magic when we all come together to experience live music, theatre, or dance can’t be compared.

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New on-demand videos

Days of Truth and Reconciliation

Indigenous Theatre is proud to present a collection of virtual and in-person offerings for people of all ages to observe Orange Shirt Day and National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

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    The Stage is Yours!

    Our engaging learning platform features student matinees, live performances, workshops, and a wide range of free resources and program information for schools, families, home learners, artists, and arts lovers.

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    1 Elgin Resident Chefs

    Chef Jenni Lessard joins us from September to November, with a menu inspired by  her Métis heritage and featuring a unique selection of fresh and locally-sourced ingredients.

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    Our Stories: Indigenous book club

    Our Stories is back in two new formats – a podcast featuring authors in conversation with guest hosts, and a book list and activities for kids.

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