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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!

FROM THE PILOT PROJECT...

  • 8
  • September
  • 2006

... to overall implementation of the Lighting Plan.

The illumination of the five performance venues at the intersection of Sainte-Catherine and Saint-Laurent will be reviewed in a report for the City of Montreal, offering recommendations for the implementation of a Lighting

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A BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION IN THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES

  • 25
  • August
  • 2006

Some fifty downtown Montreal merchants are calling for the formation

of a new business development corporation (Société de développement commercial -- SDC), to deal with security conditions and unclean streets. (Source: Radio-Canada web site).

To find out more, read the full article (in French).

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THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES STUDIED IN PERCÉ

  • 8
  • August
  • 2006

The designer of the visual identity of the Quartier des spectacles, Ruedi Baur, in collaboration with Jean Beaudoin

and Véra Kockot, led a weeklong workshop entitled "An inderdisciplinary master class in graphic design: Territorial identity." Held as part ofLaval University's École internationale d'été

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TEMPORARY INSTALLATION AT THÉÂTRE DU NOUVEAU MONDE

  • 28
  • July
  • 2006

The lighting plan pilot project sets the trend.

Montreal artist Axel Morgenthaler of Photonic Dreams, lighting designer for the pilot project illumination of the Théâtre du Nouveau Monde, unveiled a spectacular illuminated electronic display last night. The display will grace the second-story windows

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WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEB SITE

  • 29
  • June
  • 2006

You're in the front row for cultural news from the Quartier des spectacles...

In addition to getting you the latest on the Quartier des spectacles Partnership and its numerous projects, this site gives you the tools to quickly access cultural information.

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MONTRÉAL ET L’OSM AURONT LEUR SALLE DE CONCERT

  • 28
  • June
  • 2006

«Ce nouvel équipement culturel d'envergure constituera un atout indiscutable pour le Quartier des spectacles», a déclaré la ministre Line Beauchamp.

Le premier ministre du Québec, Jean Charest, et la ministre de la Culture et des Communications et ministre responsable de la

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A CULTURAL BUILDING AT THE HEART OF THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES

  • 20
  • June
  • 2006

2-22 Sainte-Catherine Street East and the adjacent vacant lot will be transformed into a cultural landmark of Montreal's downtown.

The Quartier des spectacles Partnership applauds the decision of the City to expropriate the building 2-22 Sainte-Catherine Street East, previously designated as

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