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Diana Ross To Perform At NAC Gala

Legendary entertainer Diana Ross will headline the 22nd annual NAC fundraising Gala Wednesday, October 3rd. Diana Ross —whose countless awards and accolades include the Presidential Medal of Freedom— will take to the NAC’s Southam Hall stage for a rare, knockout performance effusing

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It’s Broadway Across Canada

I’m just gonna say it…..I love musicals of all kinds!!  My favorite will always be Phantom Of The Opera and now my new second fave is Bat Out Of Hell. But I also gotta say I’m pretty excited about the

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This Illusion Is Real

My husband and I were just in Toronto seeing Bat Out Of Hell at Mirvish Theatre and they were showing previews of The Illusionists everywhere and my husband is who not the biggest musical kinda guy, says, “hmmm, even I

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Don’t Be Miserable, Get Your Tickets Monday

I’m such a fan of musicals and I’m an even bigger fan of Broadway Across Canada as it brings all your favorite musicals to town.  Musicals like Grease, Dirty Dancing, Flashdance, Phantom Of The Opera and the list goes on

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Its Almost Time For The Music Of The Night :)

I’ve always had this weird obsession with the Phantom Of The Opera, going back to being a child.  I devoured the book by Gaston Leroux and have to admit, I’ve read it over and over again. I remember the first

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This Guys Cooks Beyond Borders

Juno Award-winning Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer Jesse Cook is back with his latest CD called Beyond Borders which dropped in stores this month. Beyond Borders is the latest in his catalogue that has earned him 11 Juno nominations and

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NAC Featured Performance

  We live in the North, and the North lives in us. Winter’s imperious domination and the spectacular contrast of the seasons shape our way of life and our view of the world.     To mark the 150th anniversary

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A Month Of Sleeps

Its a month before the great Canadian Icon, KD Lang hits the stage of the National Arts Centre on Saturday September 16th. As one of the principal trendsetters and influencers selected by Canadian Heritage Minister, Mélanie Joly, KD Lang will

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Third Time Is The Charm Or Lucky Number Seven

Three because of the release of a new CD following  his induction into the Canadian Songwriter’s Hall Of Fame and the launch of his longest touring schedule in decades or just plain old number seven with the release of his

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Engelbert Humperdinck At The National Arts Centre

  Engelbert Humperdinck takes the stage for his 50th anniversary tour, May 4th, 8pm at the National Arts Centre’s Southam Hall, co-presented by Jewel 98.5!   Having toured to sold out crowds and performed for the Queen, Engelbert Humperdinck‘s 50 years of experience means it’s a

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Happy Birthday Engelbert Humperdinck!

Happy 81st birthday to Arnold George Dorsey, born on May 2nd, in Madras, India in 1936, when the country was still under British rule. His family moved to Leicester, England when he was 10 and he soon started showing an interest

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The King Is Back At The National Arts Centre

  Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Elvis Presley’s 1957 visit to Canada, The King Is Back presents Ben Portsmouth and Cody Slaughter, two of the best Elvis’ tribute artists, April 4th at the National Arts Centre!     Relive the magic

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Blue Rodeo’s Annual Visit To Ottawa Is This Weekend

Since I moved here in 1999, I believe Blue Rodeo have visited me here yearly, ok I’d like to believe Jim Cuddy is visiting me but in reality, its the Nation’s Capital and its great music and Blue Rodeo fans

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NAC Is The Place To See

The National Arts Centre is no stranger to its great sound and acoustics and with all the renovations going on, its making it an even better place to visit, not only for the audience but the artists who come to

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[Audio] Codi Jeffreys Chatting With Chantal Kreviazuk

Ahead of her return to Ottawa, Codi had a chance to catch up with singer/songwriter Chantal Kreviazuk.  She will be  performing at the NAC Saturday night.  If you missed the interview on the morning show, “Breakfast With The Girls -Codi

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