- In French only
- Wednesday, September 25, 2019
- 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The Ottawa Public Library and the Association des auteures et auteurs de l’Ontario français, in partnership with Library and Archives Canada and La Nouvelle Scène, are pleased to announce the launch of Croisée des mots [Where Words Meet], a series of monthly readings by Francophone Canadian authors that takes place during happy hour (5 à 7).
Come meet Lisa L’Heureux, recipient of the 2019 Trillium Book Award for her play Et si un soir, published by Éditions Prise de parole.
Read more about Lisa L’Heureux
Playwright and director Lisa L’Heureux founded and directs the Théâtre Rouge Écarlate, for which she created Ciseaux and Pour l’hiver (Prix Jacques-Poirier Outaouais 2017). She is very active in the Ottawa-Gatineau region’s theatre scene and participates in many group writing projects, including Love is in the birds: une soirée francophone sans boule disco (Théâtre du Trillium), Comment frencher un fonctionnaire sans le fatiguer (Les Poids Plumes) and Tapage et autres bruits sourds (Les Poids Plumes and the National Arts Centre’s French Theatre).
Hosted by Hugues Beaudoin-Dumouchel, these readings will take place from 5 to 7 pm at La Nouvelle Scène’s Bistro Marcil Lavallée.
- La Nouvelle Scène
- 333 King Edward Avenue
- Ottawa, Ontario
Seating is limited, so please register.
This series was made possible through the support of the following organizations: the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council for the Arts, the City of Ottawa and Canadian Heritage.