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PHOTOS: Canada Scene festival lineup announced

Founded in 2001, the Orchestre de la Francophonie has quickly become one of the best springboards for young Québécois musicians to pursue a career playing for an international professional ensemble. The orchestra plays on July 16 at 7:30 p.m. ET at the NAC Southam Hall. Photo from National Arts Centre.

PHOTOS: Canada Scene festival lineup announced

Saif Alnuweiri

The National Arts Centre announced its lineup today for the Canada Scene festival in conjunction with the Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the country this year.

The month-long event, which runs from June 15 to July 23 in Ottawa, includes music and theatre performances, independent movie screenings and installation art by more than 1,000 Canadian artists from all across the country.