Changes to the 2021-2022 season of La Slague

Greater Sudbury’s Place des Arts will officially open its doors on April 29, 2022. 

Last week, Alain Richard, Place des Arts’ Chairperson, announced that they postponed the official opening, due to construction delays caused by COVID-19. 

You can find the full press release here:

This news is affecting a part of La Slague’s 2021-2022 season

Here are the events touched:

La veillée des éveillés - Big Franco-Ontarian Comedy Night - CANCELLED

The event planned on Saturday, March 5, 2022 at Place des Arts du Grand Sudbury is cancelled.

We haven’t yet determined whether the event will be pushed back to later in the year. Given the many partners and players involved, we’ll need some time to examine the situation.

Mauvaise baleine : Le gros never ending show (The big never ending show) - CANCELLED

The event planned on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at Place des Arts du Grand Sudbury is cancelled.

The 8th edition of La Nuit émergente with P’tit Belliveau - MODIFIED

The event was planned on Friday, March 25, 2022 at Place des Arts du Grand Sudbury.

The show with P’tit Belliveau is maintained at the same date, but will take place in Salle Trisac at Collège Boréal, and won’t be a part of the 9th edition of La Nuit émergente.

Photo Credit: Érika Essertaize

The 8th edition of La Nuit émergente - NEW DATE

La Nuit émergente 2022 is postponed and will take place from May 18 to 21, 2022, and will include the show Nikamu Mamuitun / Chansons rassembleuses (Togetherness Songs).

The full line up will be announced at the end of March.

Diane Tell - ON HOLD

The event was planned on Sunday, April 24, 2022 at Place des Arts du Grand Sudbury.

As Place des Arts is no longer available for the scheduled date, we are looking for an appropriate new venue. We will let you know what we decide as soon as possible.

Photo Credit: Maxim Morin

The season continues!

The rest of the season is planned as announced in October 2021. To see the complete schedule of La Slague, it’s here.



All cancelled events will be refunded. A communication will follow for ticket holders of cancelled or modified events.

It’s here for the ticketing!


Virtual visit of Place des Arts:

Until you come in person, here’s a look at the new building (Par ici pour la version française):