January 13, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.

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  • Edvard Grieg: his music and melodies

    Nov 05, 2019 57:01

    Marjolaine Fournier and Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer describe the music of Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt, his A minor Piano Concerto, and his C minor Symphony. His music, his melodies and his...

  • Words Matter: The Impact of Compassion

    Nov 24, 2020 44:35

    In this episode of Arts, Medicine and #Life series host Dr. Jillian Horton speaks with journalist Paul Adams and neurosurgeon Dr. John Sinclair, about the long and lasting impact of...

  • Pour en finir avec Octobre?

    Nov 13, 2020 28:15

    Octobre 2020. Sur la scène du Diamant, à Québec, c’est une rare journée de diffusion en cet automne de disette culturelle. Depuis une semaine, le plateau a des airs de...

  • Yaël Farber: The Third Space

    Nov 12, 2020 1:15:57

    Jillian speaks with internationally acclaimed director Yaël Farber about the rehearsal room as a sacred ecosystem where the civic and the spiritual collide, vulnerability is nurtured, and unpredictability is welcomed...

  • Daniel Brooks: An Uncompromising Commitment to Liveness

    Jul 30, 2020 47:43

    Jillian speaks with Daniel Brooks, one of Canada’s foremost directors and inaugural Siminovitch Prize laureate, about his expansive and unyielding devotion to process and his ethos (with longtime collaborator Daniel...

  • Jivesh Parasram: Staging Marginalization

    May 19, 2020 43:50

    Jillian speaks with Jivesh Parasram, Artistic Director of Rumble Theatre and Artistic Producer of Pandemic Theatre, about creating safe spaces for artists, getting past fragility, and the responsibility owed to...