National Bank Joins Just For Laughs Festival in Celebrating its 31st Anniversary

National Bank Joins Just For Laughs Festival in Celebrating its 31st 
MONTREAL, July 10, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank is delighted to take part 
in the festivities marking the 31st edition of the Just For Laughs Festival by 
presenting two shows in the Festival's 2013 lineup: the French-language 
version of the musical comedy Hairspray, which continues until July28, and 
two series of English-language performances. 
"National Bank is proud to once again be a partner of the Just For Laughs 
Festival. We are pleased to support talented French- and English-speaking 
comedians and actors. This is yet another way for us to contribute to arts and 
culture in Quebec and consolidate Montreal's position as a cultural hub," said 
Lise-Anne Amyot, Vice-President - Brand Image and Data Governance at National 
National Bank presents the smash hit Hairspray, the most ambitious production 
ever put on as part of the Just For Laughs Festival. Led by renowned director 
Denise Filiatrault, some 30 actors, singers and dancers will perform at 
Théâtre St-Denis. To the sound of catchy tunes that evoke '60s high school 
musicals, the audience will follow the adventures of the flamboyant Tracy 
Turnblad, a "pleasantly plump" teenager who dreams of dancing on the most 
popular TV show in town. 
The Bank will also present two series of English-language shows: the National 
Bank Series and the National Bank Comicpro Series. These series will run from 
July 10 to 28 and showcase the most popular English-speaking comedians from 
Canada and the United States. 
Every year, through its donations and sponsorships program and the initiatives 
of its employees, National Bank supports hundreds of organizations across 
Canada. It is particularly committed to supporting health, education, arts and 
culture, and community outreach, with the goal of generating positive benefits 
for communities. To learn more, visit 
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