See five new shows at Fresh Meat before the festival closes on Saturday, October 19th.
Sights & Sounds
Le rappeur-slammeur et beatmaker présentera son EP en avant première et en live pendant un 5 à 7 bien chill au Cinqhole.
After snoozling our way through work and school all week in a turkey coma, we have earned a fun and cool weekend to celebrate fall and everything cozy and hip that the city has to offer.
Celine Dion played the first of two shows at the Canadian Tire Centre on October 15.
Jinjer played Brass Monkey, with Ottawa’s Triple Murder opening the night.
Gig Pick: Hollerado call it quits but play Ottawa one last time—11.22.19 at Bronson Centre Music Theatre
The response to Hollerado’s retirement has been quite strong, with quick sellouts at many shows on the “One Last Time” tour.
Susan Aglukark appeared to great acclaim in Ottawa accompanied by the NAC Orchestra.
Dirty Bird Comedy Festival is a “for locals by locals” celebration of live stand up comedy—10.17.19 to 10.19.19
The Festival was created by two local comedians.
Apt613 reviews five shows on opening weekend of Fresh Meat 8. Five new shows run next weekend, October 17–19.
The Calgary-born pianist, who recently accompanied the NAC Orchestra on their Crossings tour earlier this year, is joined by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra for a performance of pieces by both Jessie Montgomery and Felix Mendelssohn.
“For the last week we have been talking non-stop about how excited we were to get to see this show on stage and couldn’t wait for opening night.”
The season opens with Moon Mission, a space-themed party on October 25th.
If you haven’t checked out the fall colours in Gatineau Park yet, the long weekend is looking like the perfect time to go!
Buena Vista Social Club is more than just an album and an ensemble of musicians: it is a historical account of Cuba, and indeed of the Americas. Their fame and life dedicated to music deserves all the praise they get, and this tribute at the NAC will certainly go a long way in keeping their stories alive.
Fresh Meat 8 is a feast of experimental theatre, comedy and performance art—10.10.19 to 10.19.19 at Arts Court
It’s a feast of short plays, and ideas for plays, and this year the festival is opening over Thanksgiving weekend at Arts Court.