What’s On – September 13 – 20

What’s On

Le Festival des Clowns de Montreal


This week Clown Fest MTL Kicks off with an Opening Gala at MainLine Theatre ahead of performances, fundraisers, and events all weekend! Gather a huge group of friends, put on your biggest shoes, climb in your tiniest car and pile out one at a time in a seemingly neverending stream at Clown Fest!

The Festival runs from September 13 – 17 with some great clowns from both here and abroad.

For a full schedule and for tickets please click here.

Bites of Life, Episode 1 – Gleams Theatre


Gleams Theater opens their season of series with Bites of Life, Episode 1. The show is comprised of three short plays, performed in a cosy salon in NDG.

We interviewed Ira S of Gleams Theatre and she took us through the ten years she’s been working with short plays, and plays in non-traditional theatre spaces. 

Episode 1 runs every Friday from September 15 to November 13 at Salon 3. For more information and for tickets, click here.



Candyass Cabaret – Candyass Club

thumb59b018a32e72bCandyass Cabaret is back! For all your burlesque, comedy, and vaudeville needs head down to Cabaret Cleo on Friday, September 15 for the first show of the season! Tasty!

The show starts at 10 PM, and tickets are only $10.


Sunday Night Improv | Les Lundis D’impro | Art Machine – Theatre Sainte-Catherine

At Theatre Sainte-Catherine, the weekend runs Sunday – Tuesday! They’ve got three regular shows to entertain and delight!


Sunday Night Improv is both workshop and performance! Stop in from 5-7 for a free workshop with improvisers of all skill levels and hone your craft, then stick around for the show at 8 PM (tickets $7).

Presented by Le Nouvau International

For more information, click here.

Les Lundis D’impro is the same deal as Sunday, but this time for the Francophones!

Presented by Le Nouvau International.

For more information, click here.



Here’s TSC’s cabaret style Art Machine, where you can see great Francophone standup, sketch, live music, clown – it’s a variety show so the best thing to do is head down and check it out. Tuesdays at 7:30 PM, tickets are only $5!

For more information, click here.

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