Mimi O’Bonsawin Is Playing The National Arts Centre This Weekend

Are you beginning to miss the thrill of live music? Look no further, because award-winning Abenaki and French-Canadian artist Mimi O’Bonsawin is playing at the National Arts Centre this Friday, October 22nd, 2021. This concert is part of their Fridays at the Fourth series.   Mimi O’Bonsawin‘s latest album is the French EP Elle Danse. The […]

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National Arts Centre Announces Concerts for 2021-2022 Season

If you’re like me, you’re seriously starting to crave some live music. Thankfully, the National Arts Centre has everyone covered. Early on Thursday, the NAC announced that they will be returning to in-person performances for their 2021-2022 season.   The 2021-2022 season includes performances from Indigenous artists Shawnee Kish and William Prince, as well as […]

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The Halluci Nation and Charlotte Cardin to perform Calgary Folk Music Festival Summer Serenades

Not able to grab a ticket or hit the road in time to make it to the Calgary Folk Festival this year? No problem. The festival, in partnership with the National Arts Centre, is bringing you the virtual Summer Serenades series. The series will feature free streamed performances from The Halluci Nation, Charlotte Cardin, Lido […]

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The NAC Indigenous Theatre and Ottawa Public Library Partner Up for a 2021 Indigenous Book Club

Are you hoping to read more this year? The National Arts Centre’s Indigenous Theatre and the Ottawa Public Library have partnered up to bring you Our Stories: Indigenous Book Club. Each month from January until June, a book by an Indigenous author will be featured. Readers are invited to join a Facebook event page where discussion questions about […]

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Support Indigenous makers and artists online at Adàwàning

Adàwàning: Indigenous Women’s Winter Market is back, but with a twist: it’s going virtual! In partnership with the National Arts Centre’s Indigenous Theatre, this is the market’s third year. It’s a great opportunity to find some handmade holiday presents and support Métis, Inuit and First Nations artists. From beadwork to sculptures and mittens to coffee, there […]

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You’re Invited to a Virtual Dance Party with A Tribe Called Red & Silla + Rise This Weekend

If you’ve been looking for some more live music to check out, a live (but safe) virtual performance is happening this weekend! You can tune in to a virtual dance party with Juno award-winning pow–wow–step artists, A Tribe Called Red, and Juno nominated Inuit throat-singing electronic dance trio, Silla + Rise on Saturday!   Get ready to […]

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