BC Scene

The arts and culture of British Columbia come to Ottawa/Gatineau

April 21 to May 3, 2009

Events Scheduled for:

Thursday, April 30, 2009

7:30pm The Ecstasy of Rita Joe

The Ecstasy of Rita Joe

Theatre - National Arts Centre - Theatre

8pm B.C. Jazz All-Stars

B.C. Jazz All-Stars

Jazz / Music - Library and Archives Canada - Auditorium

8pm Music from Sea to Sky

Music from Sea to Sky

Classical / Music - National Arts Centre - Southam Hall

8pm Wen Wei Dance

Wen Wei Dance

Dance - National Arts Centre - Studio

8pm Moms the Word 2: Unhinged

Moms the Word 2: Unhinged

Theatre - Arts Court Theatre

8pm Alex Cuba

Alex Cuba

World / Music - Centrepointe Theatre

8pm Rage


Theatre - La Nouvelle Scène

8:30pm Poetry Evening

Poetry Evening

Literature - Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts and Humanities

9:30pm Dances for a Small Stage<sup>®</sup>

Dances for a Small Stage®

Dance - National Arts Centre - Fourth Stage

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Ongoing Gallery Events:
Marianne Nicolson
Government Conference Centre
Canadian Museum of Civilization – B.C. Collection
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Lafrenière & Pai Gallery
Lafrenière & Pai Gallery
National Gallery of Canada
A Little Distillery in Nowgong
City Hall Art Gallery
Scott McFarland: A Cultivated View
National Gallery of Canada
Marina Roy, Abbas Akhavan
Canada Council Art Bank - The Celebration of B.C. Art on the Mezzanine
National Arts Centre - Mezzanine
Sandra Meigs: Strange Loop
Carleton University Art Gallery
Blue like an Orange
The Ottawa Art Gallery
Beat Nation - Hip Hop as an Indigenous Culture
SAW Gallery
Dynamic Rhythm
The Ottawa Art Gallery
Transcontinental Divide
Gallery 101
Pedal to the Meddle
National Arts Centre - Foyer
Spirit of Place
Rideau Hall

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Imagine 600 artists from B.C. representing all disciplines, performing in the national spotlight on the stages of Ottawa/Gatineau: that's BC Scene, presented by the National Arts Centre, spring 2009.

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