Failure to Thrive

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Saturday, April 21st, 10PM

From the producers of "UnderCover" and "The Last Hollandaise Sauce...", comes "Failure to Thrive: Sketch-Meets-Lit,” is a sketch comedy show featuring Kris Dulgar, Morgan O'Shea, G. Hamilton Braithwaite. This is a story about 3 stand-up comedians from Montreal focused on the struggle to "make it" in the alternative comedy scene. Our boys will examine what is holding them back, and are ready to let everyone know what they are going to do about it! Also, our special guest, Jeff Oliver, will give a short reading from his debut novel, "Failure to Thrive."...

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Grinders presents…

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Friday May 13th, 8PM

A variety show with one of most exciting line-ups assembled in recent history: Graham Cuthbertson, Patrick Costello, Peter Stevens, Sandi Armstrong, Heidi Lynne Weeks, Geniusgold and Jeff Louch traipse across the stage performing old and new numbers, in what may become an outlet for Montreal's theatre and comedy community. Music, sketch, stand-up and a blatant pro-strike bias.

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Juice is Delicious

GOD SAVE CIRCUS

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May 3rd to 5th

Théâtre Sainte-Catherine transforms into a circus tent. Circus creatures are on display for YOU! Come see contortionists, jugglers, acrobats and other beasts in a refreshing blast of underground circus cabaret. Free yourself from the obscurity of social apathy, and tatoo your retinas with these tidbits of wild art!! Welcome to our circus...With Erika Nguyen, Maude Parent, Alba Faivre, Émile Pineault, Mishannock Ferrero, François Bouvier, Sébastien Raud, Johan Prytz and Jimmy Gonzalez...

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Next-Last Cabaret!

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Friday, April 27th, 8PM

Back for one night only! Cirque underground! Freakshow métaphysique! De l'être pur, des êtres purs, real live freaks, belles chansons & paillettes!! and sexy girls in the air / filles à poil dans les airs!

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Rumors

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May 8th, 9th, 10th and 12th

Theatre 317 was born over fifteen years ago when a group of bright students were introduced to the stage by an inspired teacher. Many years later, the troupe continues to produce extraordinary plays for its loyal audience. This year, some of the troupe's finest bring to you Rumors by Neil Simon. When Charlie is found bloodied...

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Mr. McStevie’s Merry Good Time

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Saturday, March 24th, 11:30PM

Engage in an insanely epic midnight extravaganza featuring comedy of all kinds. There will be stand up. There will be music. There will be all sorts of unexpected theatrics. Expect nothing less than silly. Every part of this Merry Good Time will be greater than, or equal to, silly.

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Scottish Sperm

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July 10,11,12,13,14,17,18,19,20,21,22 at 8:30pm Emma, Sarah, and Robert are stuck in the crossroads of their lives, and their refusal to move on leads them to destroy the relationships that they are attempting to save...

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Ironic/NOT Ironic

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Saturday, June 2nd, 8PM

Direct from sold-out shows at the Adelaide Fringe Festival in Australia. award-winning San Francisco author, filmmaker, and comedic performer Harmon Leon brings you, Ironic/NOT Ironic. They say people don’t understand irony. In this ironic age we live in, Harmon Leon dissects the incongruity between the intended meaning of things and the real actual perceived meaning of things...

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Grinders

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June 21, 22, 23 at 8PM

with Elli Huber, Jordan Clark, Seb Kann and Alma Buholzer L'AGRAFEUSE. THE HUMAN BEAR. FILM VIVANT. PLANTES MAGIQUES. HAND REMOVAL. CHANSONS. VACATION. JAMBES.

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The Union in Montreal – screening

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July 31st at 6:00pm

Please join The NORML Women's Alliance of Canada and Guests for a special screening of The Union in Montreal. The Union, a ground-breaking film regarding cannabis was recently shown to MP's and Senators on Parliament Hill. The NORML Women's Alliance of Canada were in attendance and are now convinced that all politicians should view this very important film in order to affect change to cannabis laws in Canada. The NORML Women’s Alliance of Canada is a nonpartisan coalition of socially and geographically diverse women who believe that marijuana prohibition is a self-destructive and...

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Dépflies-Frappe Les Rues

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February 16th to 18th

A bilingual comedy about a depanneur in the heart of St-Henri where Peter Morin and Marie-Isa work and toil with skunks, regulars, deliveries, skittles, students, scenesters, poets and hockey.

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ORPHÉE REVOLVER

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November 8th to 17th
With ORPHÉE REVOLVER, hybris.théâtre invests the myth of Orpheus in search for Eurydice’s voice. A loud, strange, or even violent voice. A woman's voice. It’s a show that sounds like a gunshot, with texts that turn the rhythm of the drum. ORPHÉE REVOLVER is all at a time a mathematical problem, a conference on femininity, a rewrite of a myth, a foray into pop culture. And right in the sight of the sniper, four Eurydices, four possibilities for a contemporary heroine. A dangerous show, because one does not always win playing Russian roulette…

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Beads of Summer

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June 14th

The Beads of Summer Folk Benefit Concert is going to be a night to remember. Half of all the ticket proceeds go to Beads of Awareness, a social business that looks to link Ugandan merchants and Canadian markets while offering a little self-determination for it's Ugandan partners. Live acoustic folk music, as well as some messages from BOA representatives, along with some very cool beads all make this an even you just can't miss. Come see Olsson, Mister Jackson's Van (in their last show ever), and Radio Free Universe (in their first Montreal show), buy some beads,...

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Improv Skills and Harold Workshop

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Artist in residence Peter Stevens has been performing improv in Toronto for ten years with experience working with The Second City and as a coach, judge, and trainer for the Canadian Improv Games. In four, three-hour weekend workshops we’ll learn twenty tricks of the trade, develop our core improv skills, and practice the famous longform structure known as the ‘Harold’ in a performance at Theatre Ste Catherine’s Sunday Night Improv on January 28th. Workshops will be held from 12:30 – 3:30 on January 20, 21, 27 and 28th. Price: $115 (all four workshops) Register: TELEPHONE: (514) 284-3939 EMAIL

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Phone Whore

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July 5,6,7,9,10,11,12,13,14 at 10pm

Hang out for a bit, c’mon: “Larissa” is on call, and visiting with friends helps break up the downtime. You might overhear a thing or two, or three. Just keep quiet while she’s on the phone... FOR MATURE AUDIENCES.

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Tough! by Kirsten Rasmussen

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Wednesday, February 1, 8PM
Thursday, February 2, 8PM
Friday, February 3, 8PM
Saturday, February 4, 2PM
Saturday, February 4, 8PM


Hilarious and heartfelt comedy about when life needs you to get tough and stay tough! A boxer reflects on her tough and isolated past. The punches she should have pulled, and the punches she should have given. This physical solo comedy will have you laughing till you cry, and then laughing through your tears.

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The Most Important Play You Will Ever See

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Thursday, January 26, 8PM
Friday, January 27, 8PM
Saturday, January 28, 8PM


A play by Peter Stevens (Theatre Sainte Catherine Poet-in-Residence)

"The Most Important Play You Will Ever See" is an epic tale about three siblings and the forces that drive them apart and send them crashing together.

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FREQUINOX 2012 – Spring Equinox Costume Celebration!

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Friday, March 23, 8PM

Alright Folks! The Frequinox has returned with arms raised to the sky! Let's celebrate the passage to Spring once again with a Beautiful Night of Amazing Music Art Dance Performance Kiosks and YOU!! + MORE!!

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Tremendous Tales Live: Volume 3

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Tuesday, January 17, 8PM

Maison Kasini and Theatre Sainte Catherine present “Tremendous Tales LIVE.”

Artist Christopher Olson and Theatre Sainte Catherine’s Improv Company will bring the third issue of Tremendous Tales to life through projection and performance.

Theatre Sainte Catherine’s Sandi Armstrong will host the event.

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