National Arts Centre

More of what’s merry

Get into the holiday spirit at the NAC! Favourites like The Nutcracker, Handel’s Messiah, and Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy are back this season – along with so much more. Learn more

Explore upcoming events

New on-demand videos

Bring Reggae Roots to your school!

Give your classroom a front-row seat to our video-on-demand learning series about the evolution of Jamaica’s most famous export: Reggae music.

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    The Stage is Yours!

    Our engaging learning platform features student matinees, live performances, workshops, and a wide range of free resources and program information for schools, families, home learners, artists, and arts lovers.

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    NAC Dance: Shay Kuebler

    Following his performance of Momentum of Isolation, Shay Kuebler, performer, director, choreographer and artistic director of Radical System Art chats with NAC Dance Executive Producer Cathy Levy.

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    Our Stories: Indigenous book club

    Our Stories is back in two new formats – a podcast featuring authors in conversation with guest hosts, and a book list and activities for kids.

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