NaAC COVID-19 Information Page

Last updated October 14, 2021

Everyone entering the National accessArts Centre must have had their first shot by September 30, 2021. As of October 26, 2021, the following will be taking place.
– Second dose was received by October 12, OR
– You may not enter until 2 weeks after your second dose

Last updated September 16, 2021 

National accessArts Centre will institute a proof of vaccine mandate for its facility. To view this new mandate, click here. 

For FAQs, click here.

Last updated June 10, 2021

To view our safety protocols, click here.

Last updated May 31, 2021

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC) team has reviewed the Government of Alberta’s relaunch plans, and we are cautiously optimistic that we can begin a careful transition towards reopening our doors. The health and safety of our staff, volunteers – and our artists – will remain the highest priority. This being said, we know the incredible strain this lockdown has had on our community’s mental health and that remote programming has its limitations. With this in mind, we are prepared to share the following information regarding our own reopening plans:

The NaAC will reopen during the week of July 12, 2021, or when the Government of Alberta moves into Stage 2 of its Open for Summer relaunch plan – whichever comes later. For more information about our re-opening plans, click here.

Last updated February 23, 2021

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC) studio is closed for in-person programs due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back on this webpage for the latest information on our potential re-opening, in alignment with AHS and Government of Alberta protocols.

For visual arts participants:

  • Online studio sessions via Zoom continue to take place four times daily from Monday to Friday.
  • Flux kits continue to be delivered to all registered visual arts participants on a monthly basis.
  • New instructional videos, prompts, and workshops will be shared on the NaAC @ Home page on our website, or on Facebook (

For more information on how you can participate during COVID-19, please contact:

Kyra Ball
Coordinator, Artist Services
403.253.3174 ext. 0

For performing arts participants:

  • There are ongoing dance sessions conducted online via Zoom.
  • There are a number of current and upcoming projects that will be open for participation.

For more information on how you can participate during COVID-19, please contact:

Talia Potter
Manager, Performing Arts
403.253.3174 ext. 8