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Preview: The Colony of Unrequited Dreams makes its mainland debut

The Colony of Unrequited Dreams

When: Jan. 25-Feb. 11
Where: NAC Theatre
Tickets: $25-$75, available through ticketmaster.ca or by calling 1 888-991-2787
Info: nac-cna.ca

When an adaptation of Wayne Johnston’s Newfoundland-centric novel, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, opens at the National Arts Centre next week, it will be a dream fulfilled for Jillian Keiley, artistic director of the the NAC’s English Theatre department. 783 more words

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"A Christmas Carol" at the NAC: A Confused Christmas Classic

The winter holiday season is known for its festive Christmas specials, whether that’s on the air or on the stage, and this year the National Arts Centre brings you Jillian Keiley’s adaptation of Charles Dickens’ literary classic, A Christmas Carol. 2,211 more words

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Around Town: Crowds head to NAC for perfect pick-me-up: A Christmas Carol

There could very well be one less teen begging for a new iPhone this holiday season now that 15-year-old Chloe O’Malley already got the perfect gift: a role in the National Arts Centre’s production of A Christmas Carol. 239 more words

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NAC, Siminovitch Prize join forces for theatre in Canada

One of Canada’s leading theatre prizes is joining forces with the National Arts Centre.

The Siminovitch Prize and the NAC have announced a call for nominations for the prize, launched in 2000 in honour of the scientist Lou Siminovitch, who turns 96 on May 15, and his late wife Elinore. 303 more words

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Around Town: Rick Mercer in town to help promote NAC theatre

Made-in-Canada success story Rick Mercer was at the National Arts Centre on Monday for some hot tea and jam jam cookies, and to help its English Theatre department announce which shows it’ll be bringing to the national stage during its upcoming season. 767 more words

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NAC English Theatre: 2016-17 season built on collaboration

Canadian. Current. Collaborative. Three words that pretty much define the NAC’s 2016-17 season announced Monday evening.

Except for a stage adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol in December, English Theatre artistic director Jillian Keiley has programmed a full suite of pan-Canadian shows in keeping with the country’s upcoming sesquicentennial. 910 more words

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