THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES BLOG
The blog 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!
While Quebec’s cottages light up long winter nights, festooned with their strings of multicolored lights, Montreal’s Quartier des Spectacles is adding another dimension to Christmas illuminations. After last year’s success with Sphères polaires and Champ de pixels, this year’s projects
By Marie-Christine Beaudry If you passed through Place Émilie-Gamelin in the Quartier des Spectacles this past Friday night (November 18 to be exact), you might have glimpsed a few hundred people doing acrobatics in front of five cameras.
For more than twenty
By Marie-Christine Beaudry From November 20 to 22, the Quartier des Spectacles will shake to new world rhythms of the Vision Diversité movement, celebrating its fifth anniversary this year. What’s so new about it? These artists, who you’ll see at L’Astral
Quebec's voices will come together during the 15th edition of the Journées de la culture, on Friday September 30th and all weekend long, with the help of video designer Gabriel Poirier-Galarneau By Joëlle Robillard To find and collect the thoughts of Quebec's
The payback starts now: it’s barely more than a week before Arcade Fire lights up the Place des Festivals in the Quartier des spectacles. If you didn’t already know, the Montreal band will play a special free concert for the
This weekend, ten of the city's greatest cultural institutions will meet at Le Parterre in the Quartier des spectacles, to jointly celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Ministère des Affaires culturelles. On September 10 and 11, be prepared to witness