canadiary Ottawa

Diary of Events and Happenings in Ottawa, Ontario.


Louis Lortie in Recital

March 31, 2017 8:00 pm. Louis Lortie, PianoChopin - The complete Preludes and Etudes"This is Chopin playing of sublime genius, and confirms the landmark status of this ongoing series..." - Fanfare, September/ October 2015. 53 Elgin StreetOttawa, ON K1P 5W1.. Event Details. Location: 53 Elgin Street, Ottawa

Carmina Burana

March 31, 2017 8:00 pm. The Orchestre du Conservatoire de musique and the Orchestre symphonique de Gatineau join forces on stage with three outstanding soloists, a children's chorale, a men's choir and a large choir.. 855 de la Gappe BoulevardGatineau, QC J8T 8H9.. Event Details. Location: 855 de la Gappe Boulevard, Ottawa

Andria Simone - Evolve

March 31, 2017 8:00 pm. The rising star of the blues! This young Torontonian invites us to discover her second album, Evolve, built on her immense talent and all the richness of her sensual, powerful, at times husky and resolutely distinctive voice. A mix of blues, jazz, rock and pop and grab hold of and cherish, all in the course of a single show!. 120 Principale StreetGatineau, ON J9H 3M3.. Event Details. Location: 120 Principale Street, Ottawa

Altered Realities

January 24, 2017 to March 31, 2017Monday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pmTuesday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pmWednesday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pmThursday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pmFriday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pmSaturday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pmSunday: 11:30 am to 6:00 pm. Altered Realities is a collaboration between artist Brenda Dunn of Art in Jest and photographer Shawn MacDonell of Creativision. Come explore this series of digitally altered photographs. They all have a story to tell.. 290 Kent StreetOttawa, ON K2P 2A4.. Event Details. Location: 290 Kent Street, Ottawa

Irish Film Festival Ottawa (IFFO)

March 31, 2017 5:00 pm. The 2017 Festival will see 6 Feature films, including award winning Ottawa premières and a film for children! Following a highly successful Filmmaker's Panel last year we will be once again offering an opportunity for the local arts/film community to sit down with a panel of established artists.. 2 Daly AvenueOttawa, ON K1N 9M7.. Event Details. Location: 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa

Canadian Masters: Guy Maddin

March 30, 2017 7:30 pm. This event will take place over two evenings, March 30 and April 1. For more information please visit www.cfi-icf.caCanadian Film Institute Executive Director Tom McSorley will conduct an extensive, career-spanning onstage conversation with Guy Maddin, looking at his film works, his artistic process, and his rise from his first film in 1985 to becoming one of Canada's most well-known and celebrated filmmakers. This interview will also feature excerpts from many films in Maddin's remarkable filmography.Doors open at 7:00pm. This interview will be immediately followed by a reception in the Arts Court Studio, and Guy Maddin will be in attendance to meet audience members.On April 1 at 7:30PM at Carleton University's River Building Theatre, Guy Maddin will be presenting a selection of his films; two short films and one feature: Archangel (1990). The shorts will be accompanied live by Carleton University Professor of Music, Jesse Stewart.. 2 Daly AvenueOttawa, ON K1N 9M7.. Event Details. Location: 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa

John Fuoco - The Magic of Folk & Blues

March 30, 2017 8:00 pm. With golden fingers and a velvet voice, John Fuoco comes to us from Memphis with a new album and an enthralling show. Originally from Ottawa, this most fascinating singer-songwriter and guitarist delivers an extraordinary musical experience, full of emotion and toe-tapping enthusiasm. A magical event you will not want to miss!. 25 Laurier StreetGatineau, QC J8X 3Y9.. Event Details. Location: 25 Laurier Street, Ottawa

PLUS QUE DU THÉÂTRE (4)

March 30, 2017 1:00 pm. For this fourth edition of the live recording of baladodiffusion at the Alliance francaise d'Ottawa, Julien Morissette meets with actors to be revealed. They will be discussing the making of the play "Dehors", which will be running at the French theatre of the CNA from March 29th to april 1st.Dehors: Arnaud is a war correspondent. When he learns of his father's death, he takes a leave from his assignments to go home to the family farm, whose sole remaining resident is his brother Armand. Returning after an absence of more than a decade, Arnaud faces the ghosts of the past: old wounds, flashbacks of the violent scenes he's witnessed in hostilities around the world, but also the enigmatic words uttered by a teenage girl …The recordings will be available on:cna-nac.ca/baladosici.radio-canada.ca/premiere/premiereplus. 352 MacLaren StreetOttawa, ON K2P 0M6.. Event Details. Location: 352 MacLaren Street, Ottawa

Sibelius’s Majestic Second

March 29, 2017 to March 30, 2017Wednesday: 8:00 pmThursday: 8:00 pm. Olari Elts, ConductorKrisztina Szabó, Mezzo-sopranoGary Kulesha, ComposerNAC OrchestraWorld PremiereNAC CommissionBusoni - Lustspiel OvertureGary Kulesha - From the Diary of Virginia Woolf*Sibelius - Symphony No. 2Sibelius's 1902 symphony was a major influence on the young Gary Kulesha. Now one of Canada's most esteemed composers has crafted a showpiece for Krisztina Szabó and the NAC Orchestra."Krisztina Szabó's voice is a burnished joy... and her presence onstage was luminous..." - The Globe and Mail*World premiere; commissioned by the NAC Orchestra. 53 Elgin StreetOttawa, ON K1P 5W1.. Event Details. Location: 53 Elgin Street, Ottawa