April 8, 2021 update on live performances and events at the NAC.

National Arts Center

Colour, Health, Hope

Lighting up the NAC’s Kipnes Lantern, Jacquie Comrie’s vibrant, visually powerful art installation was created as a tool for wellness and hope during a difficult time. Learn more

Discover upcoming livestreams

Watch and listen on demand


Watch 60 short films created by Canadian dance artists. Available until August 31, 2021.

Home of the NAC Orchestra

Music is a universal language that gives voice to humanity past and present and through which we celebrate diversity, inclusivity, excellence and collaboration. Explore the orchestra