We Will Rock You and more
It’s the final night of Queen musical We Will Rock You at Place des Arts’s Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier. 175 Ste-Catherine W., Montreal, 7:30 p.m., $89.50/$79.50/$69.50/$59.50
Jazz/folk songwriter Loryn Taggart also launches her EP Irene at la Verre Bouteille, with openers Phillip Vonesh and Laurena Segura. 2112 Mont-Royal E., 8 p.m., $10/$15
Montreal’s archaeology museum Pointe-à-Callière, The Incas: Treasures of Peru paints a picture of flora and fauna, agriculture, rites, ceramics, metallurgy and sculpture in pre-Inca and Inca civilizations and Andean culture. Among the exhibition’s nearly 300 items are ornaments, jewellery, vases, clothing and accessories and feather and textile pieces. 150 Place Royale, Montreal, Tue–Fri 10 a.m.–5 p.m., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. weekends, $19.13/$17.39 seniors/$13.05 for 13-30-year-olds/$6.95 for kids 5–12
Finally, Nuits d’Afrique Productions launch the 14th season of weekly Syli d’Or de la Musique du Monde at Club Balattou. Music lovers are invited to the series of free shows to evaluate two different acts that play every Tuesday night. Tonight’s competitors are Haitian roots/jazz band AZ and Cameroon Afro-house act Flow. 4372 St-Laurent, 8:30 p.m., free
To read our latest To-Do List for things to do in Montreal, please do so here.
Additionally, to vote in this year’s Best of MTL reader’s poll, click here.
You can also check our Listings for more Montreal events in nightlife, and things to do in Montreal like We Will Rock You. Similarly, for more concert recommendations, see this week’s edition of Hammer of the Mods.
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