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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Cote Saint-Luc Dramatic Society May 30 to June 17 2018 Harold Greenspon Auditorium   Due to being out of the country or being out of the province for my partner and me among other previous commitments, we didn’t get to see this show until closing night. Fortunately, my revue […]

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Mad Monk Cafe Johnny Cash

On Friday night in the basement of a church on the corner of Madison Ave. and Monkland Street in NDG, a crowd began to assemble just before 7:00 P.M. and by 8:00 P.M. the room was filled to capacity. The reason, A Deacon George concert at the Mad Monk Café. Deacon George and Carole Pellatt […]

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Journey To Broadway

The Lyric Theatre Singers Journey To Broadway 14/15/16 June 2018 DB Clarke Theatre   No surprise that Bob Bachelor and Cathy Burns have once again delivered an outstanding musical evening which culminated with a well deserved standing ovation and numerous curtain calls. The 38 voices blend beautifully while the choreography and the staging flow effortlessly […]

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Soccer or Sucker?

FIFA announced Wednesday that the joint bid between Canada, the United States and Mexico for the 2026 Soccer had triumphed over Morocco’s games.     Montreal has budgeted 69 million dollars towards this event. How many people living in poverty could be fed with 69 million dollars?     Quebec has set aside up to $300 […]

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G7 Conference

Think about this:   The cost of the royal wedding was 45 million dollars.   The cost of the upcoming G7 summit will be $650 million.

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Hosanna

Centaur Theatre Company   Hosanna   By Michel Tremblay   Directed by Mike Payette   Centaur Theatre Company never disappoints.  Hosanna delivers 90 continuous minutes of riveting dialogue mostly between two characters and at intervals, by the lead character alone, reminiscing. The action takes place in an apartment above a pharmacy inhabited by Hosanna, played […]

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Cabaret Blues

Mad Monk Café Friday April 27, 2018   Curious to find out more about a concert I read about on the Internet, I wandered into a church basement on the corner of MADison and MONKland.  (Thus the name) It was opening night of the season and performing would be Deacon George, no stranger to Montreal […]

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From Monica’s Blog

Ready To Go with The Filthy Radicals!!Do not miss The Filthy Radicals at the Pouzza Punk Rock Fest in Montreal! The… Posted by Veronica Monica's Music Blog on Saturday, April 14, 2018

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Fight On!

Infinitheatre presents Fight On! Part One   An epic fictional historical recounting of the settlement of the Canadian West! April 10 to 22 2018 Espace Knox 6215 Godfrey Ave. NDG   Another opening, another show. But not just an opening and not just a show. In the words of the Writer/Director, Guy Sprung, this is […]

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The Daisy Theatre

The Daisy Theatre Created and performed by Ronnie Burkett Music and lyrics by John Alcorn Centaur Theatre February 20-March 24, 2018   Ronnie Burkett designs and makes all of his puppets. He first discovered puppets at the age of seven, by fourteen he was touring his own shows and today, he is an internationally renowned […]

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