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Martin Levac B-Sides: Live, Intimate, Quirky, Incredible

Review by Carrianne Bell. Photos courtesy of Véronique Pelletier. Phil Collins doesnt often give concerts anymore; that’s due to him being deaf in one ear and his hands can no

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

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Patrice Michaud’s Third Album Almanach Launched with Style

Review by Nathalie Peron Québec City (Québec) February 7th, 2017, District St-Joseph – Cap-Chat native singer and songwriter Patrice Michaud launched his third album Almanach in the cozy and intimate

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Whisky, bubbles, cocktails – what more could you want from an evening?

Following the immense success of the 2016 event, The 2017 Bulles, Whisky & Cie offering held at Hôtel Le Concorde in Quebec City on February 2nd and 3rd simply had

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Review: L’emmerdeur is a Pain in the Funny Bone

Review by Carrianne Bell I’ll admit that I’m not that up to date on Québécois culture. In fact, other than a introductory course that was part of my French language

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Le songe d’une nuit d’été at the Trident: A Unique Tour de Force

Olivier Normand’s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream is a successful tribute to one of the English playwright’s most popular comedies. The play opens with a young and

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Fun for all the family with L’Aventure Gonflable Leclerc Proludik

Adventure Awaits! St-Augustin-de-Desmaures (Québec) December 29th, 2016, Stade Leclerc Review by Nathalie Peron It is all smiles in this bigger than life childhood paradise of inflatable games created by Plaisir

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Book Review: Where Bodies Fall by Sheila Kindellan-Sheehan

Review by Bobbi Zahra  Title: Where Bodies Fall Author: Sheila Kindellan-Sheehan ISBN: 9781550654271 Price: $20.00 Publisher: Véhicule Press If Sheila Kindellan-Sheehan is new to you, as she was to me,

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La Voix Junior at Videotron Centre, Quebec City

It might be called la Voix Junior, but there was nothing amateurish about the children singing at the Videotron Centre last night. The Voice franchise has reached Quebec and this

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Review: Julien Tremblay’s Humble et magnifique

Review by Carrianne Bell Julien Tremblay’s one-man comedy show, Humble et magnifique made its Quebec City debut on December 1st at the Salle Albert-Rousseau in Sainte-Foy. Performing on a rock

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Review: Salut 2016! Cabaret politique et bouffonneries

Review by Carrianne Bell Salut 2016! Cabaret politique et bouffonneries premiered last week at the Theatre du petit Champlain. This political comedy sketch show is a live French language version

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The Next Generation Leahy: A Celtic Christmas you won’t forget

Review by Mark Lindenberg I enjoy Celtic music, so I figured I’d enjoy seeing The Next Generation Leahy Christmas show. The venue was a (seemingly) newly-renovated Théâtre Petit Champlain. The

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Cirque du Soleil’s acrobatic insects – Ovo delivers in spectacular fashion

Ovo, Cirque du Soleil’s latest creation, is nothing short of a spectacular masterpiece. Touring arenas across the globe, this production (Cirque’s 25th) sees insects come to life in Quebec City’s

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X Ambassadors back in Quebec City and on good form

If Quebec City gave out reward points for bands from out of town performing in the region then X Ambassadors, with their 4th visit this year, would have racked up