NAC Gala

The NAC Gala's triumphant return: $1 million raised for the new Adrian Burns Fund for Women Leaders in the Performing Arts

    Thank you!

    The 24th annual National Arts Centre Gala celebrated the place of women on Canada’s stages and paid tribute to the leadership of NAC Board of Trustees Chair Adrian Burns as a trailblazer in governance and volunteer leadership in the arts. Proceeds raised through this year’s NAC Gala was directed to the Adrian Burns Fund for Women Leaders in the Performing Arts, a new fund, that will help create new opportunities for professional skills development in the performing arts for women. See photos from this incredible evening below. 

“...one of the top 10 must-RSVP events on Hillites’ social calendars where MPs, lobbyists, media, and staffers come out to play” 

The Hill Times - Power & Influence
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    Sponsors benefit from significant corporate visibility and access to exclusive VIP hosting and networking opportunities. Please contact Malika Burelle at (343) 961-1829 or malika.burelle@nac-cna.ca.

  • Tickets to the NAC Gala

    Stay tuned for details about the 2023 NAC Gala.

  • Thank you to our Gala supporters 2022

    The NAC Gala raised $1 million in support of the Adrian Burns Fund for Women Leaders in the Performing Arts. 

  • Learn more about the Gala

    Adrian Burns’ decades of service to the NAC have made an extraordinary and unparalleled imprint on the Canadian arts scene. In honour of Adrian’s legacy, The Adrian Burns Fund for Women Leaders in the Performing Arts will champion the development of women arts professionals and artists through initiatives that will create new opportunities for professional skills development in arts administration and the performing arts for women.

“...a star-studded event, attracting philanthropists and artists from both within the city and across the country.”

Haley Ritchie, Metro
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