Saturday, Oct. 24

* La Braderie de Mode Québécoise
* Guy Maddin’s The Forbidden Room
* The Brunch Club presents stand-up comic Michelle Wolf
* Mashrou’ Leila plays le National with Wake Island
* Soul Clap & Dance Off party at Matahari Loft
* Rock ‘n’ Roll Burlesque at the Wiggle Room

Michelle Wolf

Michelle Wolf

La Braderie de Mode Québécoise is back, offering deep discounts on apparel from Quebec designers, today and tomorrow. Marché Bonsecours (350 St-Paul E./325 de la Commune E.), 10 a.m.6 p.m.

The Forbidden Room is the new film by Winnipeg experimental filmmaker Guy Maddin, co-directed by Evan Johnson, with an impressive cast: Roy Dupuis, Karine Vanasse, Caroline Dhavernas, Udo Kier, Mathieu Amalric, Clara Furey, Geraldine Chaplin and Charlotte Rampling. It’s pretty crazy, according to our critic Ralph Elwani — see his review and the trailer here. Phi Centre (407 St-Pierre), 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m., 5:30 p.m., $6.25 / Cinéma du Parc (3575 Parc), 2:15, 4:50, 9:15 p.m., $12/$10 for 1325-year-olds

Monthly comedy showcase the Brunch Club present U.S. stand-up comic (and writer for Late Night With Seth Myers) Michelle Wolf. ComedyWorks (1238 Bishop), shows at 8 and 10 p.m., $15

Lebanese rock band Mashrou’ Leila plays le National with Montreal’s Wake Island. See our interview with Mashrou’ Leila guitarist Firas Abu-Fakher here. 1220 Ste-Catherine E., 9 p.m., $25/$30

NYC DJ Jonathan Toubin brings his famous Soul Clap & Dance Off party to Matahari Loft, with a live set by Bloodshot Bill & the Hick-Ups and a $100 prize for the best dancer. 1673 Mont-Royal E., 9 p.m., $10

At the Wiggle Room, Rock ‘n’ Roll Burlesque brings seven strip-teasin’ performers (including Lou Lou la Duchesse de Rière) to the stage to shake it house band the Wigglers. 3874 St-Laurent, 9 p.m., $20/$25