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NAC Gala

Featuring k.d. lang

NAC Production

Iconic Canadian superstar k.d. lang takes the Southam stage with her band, celebrating the 25th anniversary of her groundbreaking album Ingénue. You’ll start with evening with a spectacular welcome from our very own Alexander Shelley and the National Arts Centre Orchestra.

After the concert, enjoy a reception with light canapés, drinks and live entertainment.

6:00 pm Gala concert in Southam Hall
8:00 pm - 10 p.m. Post-concert Party


The NAC Gala—benefitting the National Youth and Education Trust. Investing in young Canadians through the performing arts.

The National Youth and Education Trust is supported by Lead Partner ROGERS, supporters and patrons of the annual NAC Gala, and donors of the NAC Foundation’s Corporate Circle and Donors’ Circle.


  • Sophie Grégoire Trudeau Honorary chair
  • Bonnie & John Buhler Honorary patrons
  • Gary Zed Committee chair
  • k.d. lang and her band
  • Alexander Shelley Conductor
  • NAC Orchestra
Presenting Sponsor