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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!

THE LUMINOUS PATHWAY: LIGHTING AS A MARKER OF IDENTITY

  • 29
  • October
  • 2013

Illuminating the cultural assets of Quartier des Spectacles by lighting its venues – concert halls, exhibition spaces, theatres – to make them stand out on the street. That’s the fundamental role of the Luminous Pathway, but there’s also a lot

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A NEW GUIDED TOUR OF QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES

  • 27
  • June
  • 2013

What, exactly, is Quartier des Spectacles? Who will you find there? The Quartier des Spectacles Partnership has launched a new series of guided walking tours to answer those questions and reveal the intricacies of a district that has been Montreal’s

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BOUILLON BILK: CREATIVITY ON EVERY PLATE

  • 7
  • June
  • 2013

In less than two years, Bouillon Bilk has established a solid reputation as one of the finest tables in Quartier des Spectacles, and even all of Montreal. And yet that happy result was far from guaranteed at the outset. Sandwiched

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21 BALANÇOIRES: A SPRINGTIME RITUAL

  • 18
  • April
  • 2013

The 21 Balançoires installation is back in Quartier des Spectacles for a third year running, until June 2. Day and night, this interactive installation – part street furniture, part game – invites passers-by to enjoy a cooperative musical experience. As

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FURCO: THE PLACE TO BE IN QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES

  • 14
  • March
  • 2013

Furco, is the newest hotspot in Quartier des Spectacles. The bar, which opened just a few months ago, attracts customers from all over Montreal.

We talked with Simone, Jean-François and Joëlle, three of the successful establishment’s seven partners.

Jean-François and Simone. Photo:

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