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Calgary artists featured in new National Arts Centre season

The National Arts Centre might be based in Ottawa, but their 2015-16 lineup, announced this week by artistic director Jillian Keiley, features an abundance of artists and shows with Calgary connections: 252 more words


NAC English Theatre 2015-16 lineup revealed

Baby boomers, teenaged cellphone users, and singing Maritimers are among those sharing the NAC English Theatre stage next season.

Artistic director Jillian Keiley unveiled the 2105-16 season Tuesday morning. 886 more words

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Around Town: Family fun with Alice Through the Looking Glass

The National Arts Centre Theatre was overcapacity Friday, if you count all the adults who brought along their inner seven-and-a-half-year-old selves to the opening night of Alice Through the Looking Glass. 735 more words

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Theatre review: Alice Through the Looking-Glass at the NAC (with video)

Alice Through the Looking-Glass

An NAC English Theatre production in association with the Stratford Festival

At the NAC Theatre

Reviewed Friday

This show should come with a warning above the entranceway of the NAC Theatre: “Abandon all adult presuppositions, ye who enter here.” 711 more words

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Ask Alice about the child-like appeal of Through the Looking-Glass

Remember, if you can, how the world appeared when you were seven-and-a-half, when fantasy and possibility still trumped logic and limitation. Now add the elasticity of dreams where unlikely connections – say, wearing your pajamas on the morning bus ride to work – are the order of the day. 772 more words

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