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How about taking the kids on a ‘Spring Break’ movie spree at the FCEQ?

By Job Patstone You could call it the QCFFF, (Quebec City Family Film Festival) but its real name is Le Festival de Cinema en Famille de Quebec (FCEQ) and its

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Bedouine’s Demanding Songs Strike Right Balance at José González Show

Review by Daydree Vendette Bedouine opened for José González. She stood left of center on a pared-down stage. Her only props on the stool beside her, a candle and glass

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Quebecor responds to judgement in Just for Laughs case

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – Quebecor has reviewed the judgement handed down today by Justice Marie-Anne Paquette of Québec Superior Court in the case opposing it to Just

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English Concert in Quebec City

Sunday, February 18 at 4:30 p.m. – ENGLISH CONCERT: Beautiful voices singing beautiful songs. Conservatory of music students from the classes of Sonia Racine and Réal Toupin will perform works

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Theatre Workshops kick off at Morrin Centre on February 10

Are you perfecting the perfect sales pitch, preparing your course notes for you next class, or have you been asked to give a toast at a wedding? Are you an experienced or

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Book Review: The Finishing School – ISBN 9780062465580

Title: The Finishing School Author: Joanna Goodman ISBN: 9780062465580 Price: $19.99 Publisher: Harper Collins Review by Nathalie Peron Kersti Kuusk returns to her elite Swiss boarding school two decades after graduation,

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Irish orphans adopted in Quebec

IRISH HERITAGE QUEBEC / HÉRITAGE IRLANDAIS QUÉBEC Monday February 12 at 19:30 pm – Irish Heritage Quebec will hold an activity in McMahon Hall, 1145 De Salaberry in Quebec City. Marie-Claude

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Pouring Despair and Torrential Hope: Andrew Bovell’s Quand la pluie s’arrêtera and the Intricacy of Family Ties

Aurélie Roy for Life in Québec. Written by Australian playwright Andrew Bovell in 2009, Quand la pluis s’arrêtera (original title When the Rain Stops Falling) is presented for the first

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RENT in Quebec City

Quebec, January, 2018 – On the 19th of January at 7:30 p.m. and the 20th at both 2:30 and 7:30 p.m., the As de Choeur Theatre Company invites you into

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Minister Joly Announces New Leadership for Five National Museums

New chairs and vice-chairs of museum boards will help promote Canada’s heritage GATINEAU, QC, Dec. 20, 2017 /CNW/ – The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced the appointment of five new chairs and

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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

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Sexual misconduct, Rozon affair front and centre at Olivier gala

Francois Bellefeuille holds up his trophy at the gala Olivier awards ceremony in Montreal, Sunday, December 10, 2017. The sexual misconduct scandal that has dominated Quebec’s entertainment headlines this year

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Montreal en Lumiere aims to show visitors the bright side of winter

MONTREAL — If you want to experience the real Montreal, come in February. While it may seem a hard sell given the city’s packed lineup of summer festivals, the organizers

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ENCORE PERFORMANCES OF “THE PHILANTHROPIST”

A multimedia theatre presentation bringing the story of Jeffery Hale to life Friday, February 2, and Saturday, February 3, 2018 Back by popular demand! Don’t miss one of two encore