October 22, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
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2042

2021-09-29 19:30 2021-10-02 21:45 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: 2042

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/29187

In-person event

For this futuristic event, the Theatre will be converted into cabaret seating. Reserve your table (for 2 to 4 people): places are limited!
If you wish to be seated together, please make sure to purchase all your tickets in the same transaction. Those who purchased tickets individually won't be seated together.   The year is 2042 ... Is the pandemic finally behind us? Are we going about our lives as if nothing had happened? Are we happily embracing our...

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Babs Asper Theatre,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
September 29 - October 2, 2021

October 2021

  1. Oct 1 2021
    Today

    7:30pm

  2. Oct 2 2021
    Tomorrow

    7:30pm

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Futuristic Happening

In-person event

For this futuristic event, the Theatre will be converted into cabaret seating. Reserve your table (for 2 to 4 people): places are limited!


If you wish to be seated together, please make sure to purchase all your tickets in the same transaction. Those who purchased tickets individually won't be seated together.

The year is 2042 ...

Is the pandemic finally behind us? Are we going about our lives as if nothing had happened? Are we happily embracing our freedom and putting the episode behind us with big sloppy kisses? Or have we become accustomed to drinking our iced lattes through a straw behind our masks and looking forward to the unveiling of the latest Purell fragrance?

There’s no way to know, because the crystal ball that predicts what 2042 will look like is in the hands of a bunch of Ottawa–Gatineau artists. Each of them has the mission to imagine what 2042 will be like. Anything goes, and we mean anything.

Mani Soleymanlou has created a unifying event that will mark NAC French Theatre’s return to the stage for the 2021–2022 season. From slam to readings to dramatic and musical performances, some 20 artists of all backgrounds await you on stage.

Welcome to the not-so-distant future ...

Performance is approximately 2 hours and 50 minutes with no intermission.

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  • With Milena Buziak, Miriam Cusson, Alain Doom, Emmanuelle Gingras (Les Frivoles), Pierre Antoine Lafon Simard, Lissa Léger, Lionel Lehouillier, Le R Premier, Danielle Le Saux-Farmer, Jessica Malutama, Robert Marinier, Lily Mason, Marie-Thé Morin, Julien Morissette, Dillon Orr, Karina Pawlikowski, Pier Rodier, Clémence Roy-Darisse (Les Frivoles), Emily Marie Séguin, Manon St-Jules, Yao and Caroline Yergeau
  • Live music Pierre-Luc Clément and Olivier Fairfield
  • Assistant to the Artistic Director & Coordinator Guy Warin
  • Sets and costumes Noémie Avidar
  • Lighting Guillaume Houët
  • Project Manager Cynthia Shaw
  • Technical Director Élise Lefebvre
  • Assistant Stage Manager Emily Payeur
  • Costume making Isabelle Bélisle
  • Produced by NAC French Theatre
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