Voices of the Quartier des spectacles
Voices of the Quartier des Spectacles is a window on the people and places that make Montreal’s cultural heart beat. From festivals to performance venues, from restaurants to avant-garde art. Every week, you’re invited to discover the city’s liveliest square kilometre!
It’s spring in the Quartier des Spectacles, and that means there’s all sorts of fun to be had! With installations like 21 Balançoires (21 Swings) and Maëstro, guided tours of the Quartier and the return of Les Jardins Gamelin, there are a ton of ways to enjoy an outing as a couple or in a group.
With a tight grouping of venues and a huge number of artistic events and activities, the Quartier des Spectacles is still the place to be during Nuit Blanche! To give you an idea of what’s on the menu, here are ten venues and activities – most of them free...
At last, the new Espace danse in the Wilder Building is ready to welcome audiences, with the winter-spring seasons of Tangente and Agora de la danse about to start their seasons in their new space in the heart of the Quartier des Spectacles.
What’s going on in the world of contemporary music and musical creation? You’ll get a good idea at the Montreal/New Musics Festival, organized by the Société de musique contemporaine du Québec (SMCQ), celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.
The holidays are over and assignments are piling up for the thousands of students who attend one of the seven educational institutions in the Quartier des Spectacles.