80s Mix Tape with the NAC Orchestra

2020-01-09 19:00 2020-01-11 21:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: 80s Mix Tape with the NAC Orchestra


Relive the glory days of shoulder pads, pastel suits, and big hair as guest conductor Stuart Chafetz digs deep into the vinyl vaults to present the biggest hits of the 1980s, a decade of synth-pop and breezy chart toppers like The Power of Love, Wake Me up Before You Go-Go, and 867-5309 (Jenny). After his most excellent and auspicious NAC debut in 2017, Chafetz returns to lead the NAC Orchestra through a whole new playlist of gnarly tunes that will have you moving in your seat. Don’t miss...

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Southam Hall,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
January 9 - 11, 2020

≈ 2 hours · With intermission

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Last updated: December 20, 2019

This is my favourite music from the decade that gave us big hair, big cell phones and big tunes. I can't wait to Rock Out at the NAC! The NAC Orchestra and Ottawa audience know how to have fun and appreciate this wonderful decade like no other. See you at the show!


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    Featuring National Arts Centre Orchestra
  • Conductor Stuart Chafetz
  • Singer Julie Reiber
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    Singer Bryce Ryness
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    Host Annick Sheedy-McLellan
  • Stage Manager Tobi Hunt McCoy

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