Lagom launched the Power Puerto Rico compilation this week.
* Last First Fridays food-truck meet of the season
* Oyster & cocktail fundraiser for Ange-Aimee Woods bursary
* The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923) screens with live music
* The David Bowie Is documentary screens at Phi Centre
* See dancer Daina Ashbee’s new work, Unrelated, at the MAI
* CKUT’s Total Eclipse series presents Afrikelektro, Meryem Saci, Veeby and Bolbo Art
And all the players were local bartenders, waiters and busboys. Photos inside.
Hundreds of hungry Montrealers turned up at the Diesel store downtown to sample celebrity chef Chuck Hughes’ new flapjack recipe, developed especially for Wednesday’s OneXOne fundraiser.
* Great Digital Film Fest at Scotiabank Theatre
* Snowshoe walk under the stars
* An evening of short films at Théâtre Ste-Catherine
* FIFEQ fundraiser at Bar les Pas Sages
* Pusha T at the Telus Theatre
* Speakeasy Electro Swing at Cabaret Lion d’Or
* DJ Noah Bick’s ’90s Dance Party at NDQ
Interdisciplinary artists 2boys.tv, aka Stephen Lawson and Aaron Pollard, aka Gigi L’Amour and Pipi Douleur, are stalwarts of Montreal’s vibrant cabaret scene. This Wednesday, the pair plays host to a hot mess cabaret of music, vogueing, performance art, and magic, as well as a dress-up station (!) and clearout sale of L’Amour’s extensive collection of glam wear, showgirl headdresses and other vintage pieces.