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Due to the provincial restrictions announced on January 3, closure of the Shenkman Arts Centre takes effect on Wednesday, January 5 and will last at least 21 days. See Updates for full information.

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Shenkman Arts Centre
245 Centrum Boulevard
Ottawa, ON  K1E 0A1

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Hours of operation

Please see Updates for full information.

Monday to Friday: 10 am to 10 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 8:30 am to 5 pm

Holiday Closure:

December 24 – 27: CLOSED
December 28 – 31: 10 am – 2 pm
January 1 – 3:  CLOSED

General inquiries / Guest services:

Phone: 613-580-ARTS (2787)

Box office

Box Office Hours

Online: 24/7

Monday to Friday
In person: 10 am to 8:30 pm 
By Phone: 10 am to 8:30 pm

In person: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm 
By Phone: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm

In person: 8:30 am to noon 
By Phone: 8:30 am to noon

Telephone: 613-580-2700
Toll-Free: 1-866-752-5231

To book an appointment in-person, please call or e-mail the box office at the information above.

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    Phone: 613-580-2424 and the extension listed below.

    Diane Binette | Supervisor, Client Services | ext: 41406

    Domenic Di Loreto Opens a new window | Coordinator, Patron and Volunteer Services | ext: 41657

    Jahn Fawcett Opens a new window | Acting Portfolio Manager | ext: 23897

    Sean Freill | Chief, Production Services | ext: 41527

    Jayne Jonker Opens a new window | Coordinator, Rentals and Contracts | ext: 41520

    Alana Latincic | Acting Programmer, Arts Centre | ext: 27207

    Michale Miller Opens a new window | Marketing services for rental clients | ext: 43976

    Andrew Moore Opens a new window | Theatre Technician | ext: 29229 or 613-580-2749

    Mireille Racine | Program Analyst, Arts Centre | ext: 15930

    Karen Scott-GagnéOpens a new window | Coordinator, Marketing and Communications | ext: 41326

    Jolynn SommervillOpens a new window | Programmer, Arts Centre | ext: 27207

    Media inquiries

    To arrange interviews with artists performing at Shenkman Arts Centre, please contact Sarah Hoy, Media Relations, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays at:
    613-580-2424 extension 25903

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    Heart of Orléans Business Improvement Area Opens a new window | 613-580-2424 ext. 23900 |

    Mouvement d’implication francophone d’Orléans (MIFO) Opens a new window |

    Ottawa School of Art – Orléans Campus Opens a new window |

    Ottawa School of Theatre Opens a new window | 613-580-2764 |

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