Jai Bhim Comrade
Art Lab is hosting Expovente, an exhibit and sale of the collective’s works. Art Lab (5524 St-Patrick, local #130), 3–5 p.m.
Check out a free afternoon show by skilled local beatboxer X-WAM. BBAM! Gallery (3255 St-Jacques), 3 p.m.
Milk Teeth author and children’s book illustrator Julie Morstad is launching her new book of images, The Wayside. The Vancouver artist will be present at the party for schmoozing and signings. Librairie D&Q (211 Bernard W.), 7 p.m., free
Jai Bhim Comrade, a documentary 10 years in the making, tells the story of the Dalit, the lowest strata in India’s caste system. Director Anand Patwardhan will be on hand for this special screening presented by Cinema Politica. 1455 de Maisonneuve W., Room H-110, 7 p.m., free
Infinithéâtre presents The Pipeline, a series of play readings by the audience. Tonight, see Guy Sprung direct Leah Jean Esau’s Write-On-Q! award-winning play Disappeared, which follows five characters who feel as though they are disappearing. Bain St-Michel (5300 St-Dominique), 7 p.m., PWYC/$10 suggested donation
See Cult MTL’s own Erik Leijon and FIXYOURBITRATE with DJ 62 French Girls explore the nuclear potential of our new mayor over hard liquor and hard tunes at Atomic Applebaum. Kafein (1429A Bishop), 9 p.m., free
No More Radio, Montreal’s first podcast radio network, goes live today, so make sure to tune in and give them a listen. The launch party, itself conceived as an Edge of the City podcast event, features performances by Ira Lee and the Bawdy Electric, comedian Dan Bingham and a Confabulation storytelling by Taylor Tower. Montreal Improv Theatre (3713 St-Laurent), 9:30 p.m., $8 suggested donation
Step into Elevator, CFC’s new skweee/footwork/electro/chiptune monthly, c/o local producer/DJ Smoked Meat Fax Machine. Tonight’s guests are Radarsat-1 and Finland’s DKSTR. 6388 St-Hubert, 10 p.m., $5
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