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CLEAN SLATE

CLEAN SLATE

March 19, 2019
La Chapelle Scènes Contemporaines 3700 Saint-Dominique
18.5$

Written by Catherine Chabot | Translated by Jennie Herbin

Directed by Leslie Baker

 

Talisman Theatre Production

March 18th to 30th 2019 | At
La Chapelle, Scènes Contemporaines
Box office: 514 843-7738 | lachapelle.org









An all-woman
cast tackles contemporary femininity in Talisman’s Clean Slate


In Clean Slate six friends
gather to celebrate life, and death in a brave, messy, and above all authentic
portrait of millennial sisterhood. This examination of young women reclaiming
their sexuality is a celebration of Montreal’s emerging talent and makes Clean Slate a play to watch out for in
2019.



 

Talisman Theatre’s March 2019 production of Clean Slate is a translation of
Catherine Chabot’s award-winning play Table
rase, first presented in 2014 at and since reprised twice due to popular
demand. Chabot is a graduate of the Conservatory of Dramatic Arts in Montreal,
and is winner of Best Text from the Quebec Association of Theatre Critics for Table rase (AQCT/2016).



 

“How do we make meaning of our lives? How do
young women express their sexuality? What is the value of community and
friendship in our digitized world?  These
questions draw me into the world of Clean
Slate: a visceral and raw examination of life, friendship, personal choice,
sexual expression and the creation of a meaningful life.” -Leslie Baker, Director of Clean Slate

 

Talisman Theatre was founded in 2005 by
National Theatre School graduates Lyne Paquette and Emma Tibaldo. Guided by
Artistic and Executive Director Lyne Paquette, its mission is to produce
professional English-language premieres of contemporary Quebec plays. Talisman
Theatre is funded by Canada Council for the Arts, Conseil des arts et du
lettres du Quebec, and Conseil des arts de Montreal.





Cast : Cleopatra Boudreau, Rebecca Gibian,
Michelle Langlois Fequet,
Gita Miller, Kathleen Stavert and Julie
Trepanier



 

Director Leslie Baker | Set Design Peter Bottazzi | Costume Design Sophie El Assaad | Lighting Design Cédric Delorme-Bouchard | Sound Design Peter Cerone | Stage Manager Isabel Faia | Assistant Director Katey Wattam




D'un œil différent

D'un œil différent

March 19, 2019
Ecomusée du fier monde 2050, rue Amherst (angle Ontario), métro Berri-UQAM
free

Cet événement culturel multidisciplinaire est tenu annuellement à l'Écomusée du fier monde et hors murs, lors de la Semaine québécoise de la déficience intellectuelle. Il rassemble plus de 200 artistes et performeurs ayant ou non une déficience intellectuelle ou un trouble du spectre de l'autisme, autour d'une exposition en arts visuels et d'une programmation variée. D'un œil différent invite à des rencontres créatives hors du commun tout en sensibilisant la communauté à l'inclusion et au potentiel d'artistes méconnus. 

Exhibition - Paris on Display: 18th-Century Boutiques

Exhibition - Paris on Display: 18th-Century Boutiques

April 25, 2018 - March 24, 2019
Musée Stewart 20, chemin Tour-de-l’Isle, Parc Jean-Drapeau
14.5$

From April 25 to March 24



Take a unique
journey
 to the heart of the French capital in the
18th-century, a flourishing commercial hub. Visit three of the main
districts
 and discover the fashionable boutiques of
the period, some of them famous for their prestigious clients: Madame de
Pompadour and Louis XV.



 

Almost 400
18th-century French artefacts
 from the Stewart Museum's outstanding
collection have been assembled to showcase the luxury and variety of
products offered by Parisian merchants. The exhibition also features a virtual
reality
 experience that will immerse you in this city of contrasts and
poetry.

Uprisings

Uprisings

January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2020
Cinémathèque québécoise 335, boul. De Maisonneuve Est
free
Uprisings

Film screenings within the Uprisings cycle

IV. Through (blazing) conflicts and V. Through (indestructible) desires

The Galerie de l’UQAM and the Cinémathèque québécoise, in partnership with the Musée du Jeu de Paume in Paris, present
Soulèvements, by the curator and art historian Georges Didi-Huberman. Already presented in Paris, Barcelone, Buenos Aires,Sao Paulo and Mexico, the exhibit takes place in two locations, at the Cinémathèque québécoise and at the Galerie de l'UQAM. Its multidisciplinary approach emphasises what testifies of political, social and
aesthetic uprisings. What
does uprise us? Forces: psychic, bodily, social. Through them we transform immobility into
movement, overwhelm into energy, submission into revolt, le renunciation into
expansive joy (Georges Didi-Huberman). The exhibit is accompanied by movies, which navigate between documentary, political movie, fiction and experimental movie, thus telling a brief crossing of cinema history. 

The Uprisings exhibit is organized by the Jeu de Paume, Paris, and directed by the Galerie de l’UQAM and the Cinémathèque québécoise for its presentation in Montréal.

Exhibition Into the Wonder Room

Exhibition Into the Wonder Room

February 13, 2019 - January 5, 2020
Petit Cabaret du Medley Simple Malt 6206 Rue St-Hubert
free


















The Into the
Wonder Room exhibition at Pointe-à-Callière invites you into the fascinating and unique world of cabinets of curiosities!
A true homage to the beauty and strangeness of the world, the exhibition takes
visitors on a journey around the globe, showcasing over 1,000 magnificent and
rare objects—often exotic and sometimes unusual—displayed in an array
of impressive installations. Mysterious items, fantastic creatures, mounted
animals, and scientific instruments demonstrate how knowledge, know-how, and
science have evolved over the centuries. You will also learn more about the all-consuming
passion and singular universe of seven Québec-based collectors.



Until January 5, 2020,
take advantage of this unique foray into the world of collectors from home and
abroad as you enter Into the Wonder Room at
Pointe-à-Callière.



DANCE ME (6 supplémentaires)

DANCE ME (6 supplémentaires)

March 14, 2019 - March 23, 2019
Danse Danse Montréal. Billetterie de la Place des Arts : 175, de Maisonneuve Ouest
Danse Danse en coprésentation avec BJM - Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal présente DANCE ME.

***6 SUPPLÉMENTAIRES***

BJM - Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal feront de nouveau vibrer la scène du Théâtre Maisonneuve pour six représentations supplémentaires du spectacle Dance Me sur l'œuvre magistrale de Leonard Cohen.

BILLETS ▶︎ https://goo.gl/jju84m THÉÂTRE MAISONNEUVE, Place des Arts

Lindsay Montgomery - Monsters faïence

Lindsay Montgomery - Monsters faïence

February 21, 2019 - May 12, 2019
Petit Cabaret du Medley Simple Malt 6206 Rue St-Hubert
free

Known for her visually dense and subversive ceramic artworks, Lindsay Montgomery  presents Monster Faience, her first Montreal exhibition 15 ceramic artworks drawn from her two most recent series: Neo-Istoriato and Monster Faience. Multidisciplinary artist, her work is focused on creating personal mythologies that address a wide range of topics and issues including death and mysticism, family dynamics, and evolving modes of power.

D'un oeil différent

D'un oeil différent

March 13, 2019 - March 24, 2019
Ecomusée du fier monde 2050, rue Amherst (angle Ontario), métro Berri-UQAM
free

This cultural multidisciplinary event is held during the Quebec intellectual disability week. It brings together over 200 artists and performers with an intellectual disability or a pervasive developmental disorder (ID-PDD) or not, around a visual arts exhibition and a varied program.

D’un œil différent invites to unusual and creative meetings and makes awarness the community of the inclusion and of the potential of unknown artists. 

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Art Galleries, Museums
Le Vieux-Port de Montréal

Le Vieux-Port de Montréal

Lieu & Bâtiment historique
Jardin botanique

Jardin botanique

lifestyle - activités, lieu & batiment historique
Landmarks & Historical Buildings, Parks
Grévin Museum

Grévin Museum

13.5$
The Musée Grévin now contains some 120 characters arranged in scenes from the history of Canada from Jacques Cartier and modern life, movie stars and international figures such as Elizabeth II, Scarlett Johansson, Albert Einstein, Lady Gaga, Mahatma Gandhi, Donald Sutherland, Leonardo DiCaprio or Naomi Campbell.
Pointes-à-Callières, archeology and history museum

Pointes-à-Callières, archeology and history museum

8$
Pointe-à-Callière, a recognized national historical and archaeological site, leads visitors through centuries of history, from the times when Natives camped here to the present day. The Museum opened in 1992, the result of over 10 years of digs. It showcases major archaeological discoveries made on this site starting in the 1980s. Set on a site bearing evidence of over 1,000 years of human activities and on the very birthplace of Montréal, Pointe-à-Callière houses and protects remarkable archaeological remains, displayed in situ with absolute respect for their integrity.
Local Montreal Food Tours

Local Montreal Food Tours

Visite gastronomique, Visite guidée historique
Café Lali

Café Lali

free
Coffee and art
Karibu

Karibu

shopping vintage, shopping, handcraft
Arts & Crafts, Used, Vintage & Consignment
Caverne de Saint-Léonard

Caverne de Saint-Léonard

11$
Situé dans le parc Pie XII à Saint-Léonard, le site cavernicole sera prêt à donner des frissons à ses visiteurs durant la saison estivale. La visite est animée par des guides-spéléologues qui vous feront découvrir les dessous inusités, captivants et rafraîchissants de Montréal.

Horaire des visites

Lundi au jeudi : 9 h 45, 12 h 30 et 14h30 (du 25 mai au 21 août 2016)

Vendredi au dimanche : 9 h 45, 12 h 30, 13 h 30, 14 h 30, 15 h 30, 18 h 15

Une visite dure en moyenne 1 h 45.

La visite comprend :
- le visionnement d'un diaporama;
- la visite de la caverne.
Il est important de se présenter 10 minutes avant l'heure de votre visite.

* L'horaire pourrait être légèrement modifié pour les groupes en surnombre.
** En cas de pluie, la visite a lieu comme prévu, peu importe le temps qu'il fait à l'extérieur.