2017-2018 Speaking Out Season

The National Art Centre, Alan and Roula Rossy Pavilion


An eclectic selection of great professional storytelling to entertain and enlighten.

Join us as we journey through French-Canadian culture, the African Diaspora, the Yukon First Nation, Ireland, the lands of fairies, and of Norse Gods, all without leaving the capital city.

Tickets $22 Regular / $18 Seniors

Buy your tickets online, www.nac-cna.ca/en/tickets by phone, 1 (888) 991-2787 or at the door.

Subscribe to 4 shows for $70 or all 7 for $120 (package discounts only available at the NAC Box Office)


Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 7:30pm

The Adventurous: Stories of French Canada

Capitaine Bonnefemme (aka Nicole Fournier) and Janet LeRoy


Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7:30pm

Landscapes of Silence

Marta Singh


Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:30pm

Under the Palm Tree: Sankofa Stories

Kahmaria Pingue and Hamid Ayoub


Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 7:30pm

The Norse Gods: Battle, Betrayal and Death

Colette Laplante


Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:30pm

Tales and Tunes of Malicious Enchantment

Betty Bennett and Angelica Ottewill


Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 7:30pm

The Tour: A Trip Through Ireland

Bob Woods, Mary Wiggin, and Niamh O'Brien


Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 7:30pm

Utsän Män – Old Woman Lake

Louise Profeit LeBlanc