On May 19, 2016, Alexander Shelley and the National Arts Centre Orchestra will share the stories of four remarkable Canadian women through music, motion and word, in the world premiere of Life Reflected. This ground-breaking performance is the most ambitious creation project in the Orchestra’s history and promises to be the artistic highlight of the year.
Life Reflected has been made possible by generous donors to the National Arts Centre Foundation who believe in investing in Canadian creators. The NAC Foundation wishes to thank Gail Asper, O.C., O.M., LL.D., & Michael Paterson, Kimberley Bozak and Philip Deck; Bonnie and John Buhler; Alice and Grant Burton; The Canavan Family Foundation; The Right Honourable Joe Clark, P.C., C.C., A.O.E., and Maureen McTeer; Barbara Crook and Dan Greenberg, Danbe Foundation; Thomas d’Aquino and Susan Peterson d’Aquino; Mohammed A. Faris; Susan Glass and Arni Thorsteinson; The Dianne & Irving Kipnes Foundation; The Honourable Margaret Norrie McCain, C.C., O.N.B.; Janice and Earle O’Born; Gail and David O’Brien; Power Corporation of Canada; Dasha Shenkman OBE, Hon RCM; and Donald Walcot.