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Arts & Culture Reviews

The spirit of Christmas arrives at the Grand Théatre in Quebec City

By Job Patstone It’s now official; the Christmas season has been launched in Quebec City. Last night we were invited to assist at a Christmas variety show which brought together

Arts & Culture Reviews

Notre Dame de Paris coming to Quebec – August 2018

By Job Patstone Wednesday November 1st we were invited to a promotional presentation for the new production of one of Quebec’s most famous and most successful musicals, Notre Dame de

Arts & Culture

‘Edgar et ses Fantômes’ is back

We were invited to the dress rehearsal of ‘Edgar 2 et ses Fantômes’, so Job Patstone went along for Life in Québec. When a play has a successful run like

Arts & Culture Reviews

New cruise ship Silver Muse drops anchor in Quebec City

Review and photos by Job Patstone There are cruise-ship lines, and then there are exceptional cruise-ship lines and Life in Quebec had a chance this week to visit one of

Arts & Culture Reviews

REVIEW: Les Trois Ténors – A play adapted from (A Comedy of Tenors) by Ken Ludwig

Review by Job Patstone Translation and adaptation by: Benoît Brière, Luc Guèrin, et Martin Drainville LifeinQuebec was invited to the premiere of Les Trois Ténors at the ‘Salle Albert-Rousseau’ theater

Business

Café Krieghoff celebrates 40 years in business

Article and photos by Job Patstone We were invited to help Café Krieghoff celebrate its 40th anniversary on Saturday August 26, and as it turned out the birthday party was

Arts & Culture Reviews

Le Concierge – A Summer Play by Theatre Beaumont, St. Michel, QC

Review by Job Patstone If you like summer theater and feel like taking a little jaunt to the south shore of Quebec City, Theatre Beaumont in St. Michel, (about a

Life in Quebec Magazine Quebec Literature Reviews

Book Review: The Prophetic Anti-Gallic Letters ISBN 9781771860918

This book review first appeared in the March 2017 issue of Life in Québec Magazine. Life in Quebec Magazine is a lifestyle publication covering Quebec and is published 4 times

Arts & Culture Reviews

Review: Soirée masculine – Four guys and four guitars at Palais Montcalm

By Job Patstone On the evening of March 18 at Palais Montcalm, in downtown Quebec City, we were treated to a show which is part of a series entitled ‘Vitrines

Quebec Literature Reviews

Book Review: The Original Six ISBN 9781613219492

Title: The Original Six Author: Lew Freedman ISBN: 9781613219492 Price: $34.99 Publisher: Pajama Press Review by Job Patstone In his latest book, Lew Freedman brings forth the time when there

Life in Quebec Magazine Quebec Literature

Book Review: Palawan Story by Caroline Vu

This book review first appeared in the December 2016 issue of Life in Québec Magazine. Life in Quebec Magazine is a lifestyle publication covering Quebec and is published 4 times

Opinion Podcast

PODCAST: Participation Trophies – How many have you got?

You win or you lose. It’s funny today how kids and even some adults are rewarded for things they did, but which they didn’t necessarily do well. There’s the participation

Arts & Culture Opinion

Le Clap movie theatre celebrates 30th year

By Job Patstone We were invited to a delicious breakfast and presentation ceremony at ‘le Clap’ Movie Theater on December 13 to celebrate thirty years of presenting movies to the

Life in Quebec Magazine Quebec Literature Reviews

Book Review: All That Man Is by David Szalay

This review first appeared in the September 2016 issue of Life in Québec Magazine. Life in Quebec Magazine is a lifestyle publication covering Quebec and is published 4 times per