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Local dancers thrilled to perform in The Nutcracker on NAC stage

For more than a century, The Nutcracker ballet has captivated audiences around the world. From December 1-4, Ottawans can enjoy this timeless tradition, as Les Grands Ballets Canadiens bring their version of this Christmas classic to the National Arts Centre. We interviewed several young local dancers in the ballet to highlight their talents.

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire?

Soccer or holiday markets — that’s the offering this weekend in Ottawa, folks! Ok maybe there are a few other things on the go… read on for all the details and let us know what you’re getting up to in the comments! 

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire?

As we head into peak spooky season, there are plenty of Halloween-themed things happening. But, if that’s not your jam, don’t worry—there’s lots to do without needing a costume.

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire?

Need to start planning your Halloween costume? Want to get out for some great shows? Pick up a new skill? We’ve got you covered for all that and more in this weekend’s roundup.

NACO Preview: And the Award Goes To…

Get ready to hit the red carpet as the National Arts Centre Orchestra’s Pops Series hits the stage with And the Award Goes to… featuring some of your favourite Oscar-winning and nominated film scores: everything from Star Wars to Breakfast at Tiffany’s to La La Land, E.T. and more.

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire?

On this first fall weekend, there is so much to do to celebrate the arrival of this spectacular season. From your go-to fall activities like apple picking to a festival (or two) and a craft fair market (or four), this weekend has so much going on that you can’t possibly do it all.

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire?

School might be back in session, but it is definitely still summer out there! This weekend came faster than most after the Labour Day long weekend, so take this chance to extend your sunny weather enjoyment of the 613, friends.