April 11-20th, 8PM
Théâtre Ste. Catherine runneth-over with mirth and music celebrating the greatest ROCK OPERA ever made. So much righteousness God himself will feel threatened. Jesus Christ and his Super Band will be rocking out the cult classic film live in front of your faces, for the most monumental week-long concert ever!
Every Sunday at 8pm
Le Nouveau International presents...
Montreal's Favourite Weekly Improv Show
Improvisers are selected at random to be in scenes which are then scored by the audience. Those with the lowest scores are eliminated until there is only ONE survivor!
Every Monday at 8pm
Le Nouveau International presents IMPROV
A weekly improv show that brings together some of the finest improvisers at Theatre Ste-Catherine. Les Lundis puts the improvisers in the director's...
Tuesdays at 8:30pm
The Grinders collective will be work shopping: new sketches, new material, new shows, new characters, entire plays.
Literally anything could happen. Where art is born every week.
An open mic where all kinds ...
Tuesday, April 22nd, 5PM
Let's celebrate Earth Day like it's a holiday, and Toast to the arrival of Spring with some great seasonally inspired food and live music!
We are throwing an Enviro-minded Event to acknowledge the issues our planet is facing, as well as raise some money to ensure our younger generation of females will learn how to enact the changes we need!
What better way to end your Earth Day than with great local food, cheap drinks, excellent music and like-minded company?
Wednesday April 23rd, 8PM
For some time now, author, storyteller, and comedian, Fabien Cloutier has been toying with the idea of doing stand-up. He’s an orator without equal who rarely misses his mark. Breaking out in theatre with his outrageously funny, utterly relevant productions of Scotstown and Cranbourne, Fabien now elicits giggles on Radio Canada's Plus on est de fous plus on lit, where every month, using his very own special take on...
Thursday, April 24th, 8:30pm
Theatre Sainte Catherine would like to welcome a new awesome monthly comedic experience. In the legendary theater where American stars, such as Louis CK and Bill Burr, have trod, now it is Montreal's turn to step up as the new generation throws down.
Friday, April 25th, 8:30 PM
Stand-Up Comedy & Hip Hop mash up party!
For you indecisive folks who want both in one night.
Saturday, April 26th, 11:30 PM
With: Velvet La Touche, Kiêt Ha, Mama Billy, Zen Henna Montreal, Philippe Mangerel, Louis Guillemette, Mimo, San Tropez Dance Center, Ro and the Virtuous Villains, Danielle Hubbard, Betty, Jefreak, Jizzabell Babcox, Natasha Nebula, Luis de Godoy, Tranie Tronic, Marie-Chantal Anctil, Poleon, Osito, Hellen Starlake, and many more!!!
PRIZES FOR BEST COSTUME!!
Tuesday, April 29th, 7PM
Los Angeles’s Caitlin Doughty, licensed funeral director and author of the forthcoming memoir Smoke Gets in Your Eyes & Other Lessons from the Crematory brings the live version of her beloved Youtube series Ask a Mortician to Montreal for an evening of death positivity. Got questions about death, dying, after-death care, death rituals, dead bodies, cremation and burial, decomposition, or any of the other morbid things that will or may eventually happen to all of us? Caitlin will answer them all, on stage in the intimate atmosphere of Théatre...
Wednesday April 30th, 8PM
This is a play about not being in a play, ironically expressed through a hilarious series of monologues, duets and ensemble scene. From early traumas involving a glory-seeking elementary school teacher to possible disturbances in the global climate, "15 Reasons Not to be in a Play" keeps the audience guessing just what the next scenario will be.
Presented by Montreal Children's Theatre Inc.
Thursday, May 1st, 8PM
Montreal's best French comics in English.
For their third season, Franglos Comedy Show has moved to beautiful Theatre Ste. Catherine. This monthly event presents the best French comedians who accept the challenge of presenting their stand-up in the language of Shakespeare. Each show brings together 6 comedians for your greater pleasure and is hosted by the excellent JC Surette.
Friday, May 2nd, 8PM
We return with one of the most impressive cinematic creations of the 1980s that has unfortunately slipped through the cracks. Mike Jittlov's epic masterpiece "The Wizard of Speed and Time" deserves to be seen by everyone. It's a special-effects marvel that took 6 years to make, and never really got to break.
Friday, May 2nd, 10PM
No, this isn't a Death Metal Album. It's a comedy show about the loveable nature of death. Alain Mercieca battles social convention to bring death into the place it should be: one of optimism, unity and awesomeness.
Saturday, May 3rd, 3PM
The Montreal Children's Theatre's Starlight Players Class present - Pest Control
Pitted against alien invaders, secret government agents, and bumbling park rangers, three friends on a camping trip must not only brave the elements and battle the mosquitoes: they also have to save the world. Pest Control tells the story of Jake, Alex, and Michael and their attempt to save humankind from total annihilation at the hands of alien exterminators.
Friday, May 9th, 8pm
Le Nouveau International is proud to present another mind-boggling, bilingual edition of the 24 HOUR PLAY, where starving hearts from all walks of life spend one sun and moon cycle writing, rehearsing, and producing an entirely original piece of brain-melting theatre. For this edition, we will have 6 writers creating 6 original pieces of theatre for your viewing pleasure. These ephemeral creations will be presented one single time, so don't miss your chance!
Saturday, May 10th, 8:30 PM
There's a new kind of comedy talk-show in town!
Drown your sorrows with host Keith Waterfield as he and his guests try to find the funny in their sad, depressing & possibly embarrassing tales of pornography.
Encouraged by libations the guests will guide you through some of the deepest darkest moments of their lives as Keith Waterfield and co-host Leighland Beckman offer their sound advice followed by a prescription for future success.
Wednesday, May 14th, 8PM
Singer-songwriter, Geneviève Racette, will be presenting her first EP May 14th at the Théâtre Sainte-Catherine. Graduate from l'École nationale de la chanson de Granby, finalist of L'Étoile montante Ford competition in 2013 and a member of the band Les Gourmandes, Geneviève will be presenting her comfy folk music accompanied by her musicians. We invite you to come celebrate the event with us!
Thursday, May 15th, 8PM
…a whacky 3-hour comedy extravaganza for just $5.
8pm: Sketch Show hosted by Jacob Greco
featuring Genius Gold
Daniel & Chris
and The Priesty Boyz
9pm: Short Films featuring Los Dos Mundos and many more surprises hosted by Walter J. Lyng…
10pm: Stand Up Comedy: "The Mont Royal Rumble: Legends vs. New Generation”
featuring Morgan O’Shea
and George Braithwaite
All for just 5$!
May 16 - 17, 2014
POUZZA FEST is the brainchild of L'ÉCURIE and its goal is to showcase the sense of community which has been at the core of the punk rock scene from its very start. We wish for this event to be a huge party for everyone involved. We want every attendee to be able to see their favorite bands, to discover new ones, to meet new friends and to experience an all-around unique weekend in the wonderful setting that is Montreal.
May 19th to 25th
Le Nouveau International presents…
The 9h Annual Montreal Sketch Comedy Festival
Montreal’s sketchfest promises to be be bigger and better than ever! More troupes! More awards! More cash prizes! More parties! For 7 nights in May, Théâtre Sainte Catherine will be filled with the laughter and the laughter-tears that only top-notch sketch comedy can produce. Troupes from absolutely everywhere, performing in...
Friday June 6th, 9PM - Doors at 8PM
One Voice - a music video release party to spread arthritis awareness
Come join us for the official and exclusive launch of an original music video release to raise awareness for arthritis. This is a one-night event only and a chance to relish in the music stylings of Montreal’s best home-grown soul and funk singer Angela SOLO. SOLO lends her beautiful, sultry voice to her own version of a popular song brought to life in this video to spread awareness for a great cause and it’s...
June 12th - 22nd
Ineffable and unforgettable. Surreal and sublime. Crackers and wine. A Bandolier Of Dreams is an improvised comedy experience, brought to you by Uncalled For’s artists-in-residence: Matt Goldberg (Confabulation) and Mike Hughes (Not Confabulation).
June 12th - 22nd
A high-action, quick-drawin', whiskey-drenched comedy from genresmiths Sex T-Rex.
“Ridin' the ranges, searchin' for the man who killed her Pa, dime-novel legend WildKat MacReady learns that the Devil and a pistol may just be the only friends she'll ever have...”
Guaranteed to have the most cowboy hats per capita of any show you see this year.
June 12th - 22nd
In the 1980s, a string of terrifying headlines convinces a ten-year-old boy the end is near. Will the ragtag group of vigilante friends he assembles be enough to save the world? Danger Unit is a riotous tale of friendship, betrayal, and devout insecurity.
June 12 - 22nd
Jess Salomon dares to ask, among other things, what if kale isn’t really a super food? You can’t trust the media, the Government or the old lady next door. Jess Salomon is none of those things (yet). So, pull up a chair, tune-in, and behold the only truly reasonable opinions out there. Jess Salomon’s.
June 13th - 22nd
Cursed with a third leg, Johnny Legdick was sold to the circus by his parents and forced to live out his life in misery. But upon finding his true love (who is similarly disfigured), he decides to do what no freak has tried before at Suckadecocka circus... escape.