July 16, 2021

Studio Visit: Chawna Exner (Eva Angel)

JULY 29, 2021 | 3:00 PM STUDIO VISIT Join us to chat with Chawna Exner, stage name Eva Angel, to learn more about integrating dance, costume, and accessible practices through the art of Burlesque
July 14, 2021

NaAC and ATB present: WINDOW

With the generous support of Calgary Arts Development and ATB, we're starting to roll out a large-scale public art exhibition featuring ten brand new artworks created by National accessArts Centre artists!
July 8, 2021
A drag queen dressed in vibrant colours of mostly pink with black polka dots. She is wearing pink eyeshadow and has a pink head piece on top of her head.

Opening the Door to the Art of Drag

DeVery Bess has always been a performer, but it took a special person to pull them out of the mainstream theatre world—which was riddled with obstacles—and into the bright lights and loving embrace of drag. Now, they’re opening the door for National accessArts Centre (NaAC) artists to explore cabaret, and develop their personal stories and performance skills along the way.
June 25, 2021

The Cosmic Web Outdoor School

Starting Tuesday, July 20, 2021 | 10:00 AM Work alongside artist and astronomer Wednesday Lupypciw in an outdoor session that focuses on fibre-based practices and the interconnectedness of the cosmos
June 25, 2021

One-Finger Animation Workshop Series w/ Cindy Baker

Starting Thursday, July 8, 2021 | 10:00 AM Cindy Baker’s One-Finger Animation Workshop series will introduce NaAC artists to creating simple animations from home.
June 21, 2021

Q.A.A.C. Summer Art Club

STARTING JULY 6, 2021 | Want to learn more about storytelling in live performance? Tired of making art alone? This summer club is all about building a supportive place for artists from the disability community.
June 17, 2021

Annual General Meeting and Movie Night

The National accessArts Centre (NaAC) is hosting their Annual General Meeting + Movie Night on June 29, 2021
June 4, 2021

Studio Visit: Devery Bess

Thursday, July 8, 2021 | 3:00 PM Join us to chat with DeVery Bess and learn more about what it means to combine your love of drag, comedy, music, and performance in an art practice.
May 31, 2021

Re-Opening Update from The National accessArts Centre

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.
May 28, 2021
A close up of a face covered in paint. The person is covering their mouth with their hands that are also covered in paint. The person has blue eyes.

Queer Accessible Arts Cabaret Update – May 28, 2021

You shared, and we're listening.
May 26, 2021

Art Share

Wednesdays from June 2 - August 31 | 1:00 PM The NaAC can’t wait to launch a new program this summer called Art Share! Art Share was designed to support artists in achieving their professional art goals. This program would be perfect for anyone who wants to exhibit and sell more artwork, and talk about art in a fun and supportive environment!
May 26, 2021

Korea Exchange

Tuesdays from July 6 - August 31 | 1:00 PM NaAC is excited to launch a joint program between artists represented by the National accessArts Centre and our sister organization ActiveArt (operated by the Gangnam Welfare Centre) in Seoul, Korea.
September 28, 2021

Hooray, Hip Hop

Hip Hop is one of the most popular styles of dance today. Join our Hip Hop 1 class to learn about this history and learn some of the foundational movements of this style.
September 21, 2021

Hooray, Hip Hop

Hip Hop is one of the most popular styles of dance today. Join our Hip Hop 1 class to learn about this history and learn some of the foundational movements of this style.
September 14, 2021

Hooray, Hip Hop

Hip Hop is one of the most popular styles of dance today. Join our Hip Hop 1 class to learn about this history and learn some of the foundational movements of this style.
September 2, 2021

Community Day

Start your Labour Day Long Weekend right by celebrating the end of summer and learning about NaAC's fall programming at Community Day.
August 31, 2021

Hip Hop Essentials

Groove and move in this high energy class! Over the course of 9 weeks, explore the history, elements and foundations in this hip hop inspired class. Focusing on movement essentials and starting from the basics, explore and express yourself.
August 31, 2021

The Cosmic Outdoor School

Work alongside artist and astronomer Wednesday Lupypciw in an outdoor session that focuses on fibre-based practices and the interconnectedness of the cosmos.
August 28, 2021

Summer Art Club – Photography with Laura Balanko-Dickson

Want to learn more about storytelling in live performance? Tired of making art alone? This summer club is all about building a supportive place for artists from the disability community.
August 26, 2021

One-Finger Animation Workshop Series

Cindy Baker’s One-Finger Animation Workshop series will introduce NaAC artists to creating simple animations from home.
August 24, 2021

Summer Art Club – Film with Emma Brockelbank

Want to learn more about storytelling in live performance? Tired of making art alone? This summer club is all about building a supportive place for artists from the disability community.