La culture a donc un rôle déterminant dans l’évolution d’un pays. Le Canada ne déroge pas à la règle, et cette année de célébration des 150 ans de la Confédération canadienne est une occasion exceptionnelle de s’intéresser à sa culture.
This year’s Winter Jazz Festival takes place at La Nouvelle Scène Gilles Desjardins for the first time, February 9–12.
This year’s undercurrents festival, to be held in February, will be headlined by repeats, solo shows among an eclectic 8-show lineup.
Penny McCann makes her top picks from the MMFF 2016 selection. Screening December 2–4 at Arts Court Theatre (2 Daly).
December has arrived. And with it, a dazzling array of holiday-adjacent events. For those less interested in decking the halls — read on. There are events a-plenty for you, too.
On the Fringe is a loving tribute to the un-curated magic of Fringe festivals across the country.
Watch the MMFF festival trailer now and get tickets for screenings at the second annual, December 2–4 at Arts Court Theatre.
The program includes 11 screenings of international feature-length films, Ottawa premieres, and world premieres by Canadian artists. An awards ceremony closes the festival on Sunday evening, December 4.
Jill Barber will give a performance to benefit the Ottawa Jazz Festival, Wednesday November 9 at Southminster United Church.
This testing ground for indie theatre has seen more than forty short plays premiere since 2012. It’s a chance to see nascent ideas tested out before a live audience. And it’s that opportunity to explore potential, without the fear of failure, that makes Fresh Meat such a unique night out.
As a storyteller, Coyote’s warmth, charisma, and compassion are evident, making their performances not to be missed.
See Vivek Shraya at the Ottawa International Writers Festival, October 23rd and 24th.
A series of events discusses topics like food security & ethical eating, and showcase local producers.
“Like Canada, Canadian literature is a social construction made up by the CBC and marketing firms.”
Highlights from the 40th year of the Ottawa International Animation Festival