Local fave DeAnne Smith is back in town and headlining DeAnarchy: a hilarious hootenanny you’d do well not to miss.
More than 40 local comics have won coveted places on JFL or Off-JFL stages. Here’s our guide to the festival’s 514 content.
* Happy hour skating in the Old Port
* Centaur Theatre’s Wildside Festival begins
* The Roast of Tranna Wintour at the Wiggle Room
* Dépflies live at Théâtre Sainte Catherine
* Blatant Localism Montreal band showcase at Turbo Haus
* Overdose 2.0 at Play nightclub
* Rad Hourani vernissage
* Take Back the Night March/The F Word zine launch
* The Cinemania festival begins
* Life Lessons live talk show at the Wiggle Room
* Technical Kidman record launch
* Andy Milne plays Resonance
* Real Music party c/o Thomas Von Party & Beaver at Datcha
We spoke to the man behind the boozy, tell-all Saturday night talk show Life Lessons With Keith Waterfield.
* 100% T-Shirt at Cinéma du Parc
* Life Lessons at Théâtre Ste-Catherine
* Archive Montreal & Distroboto party at Sala
* Son Lux plays le Belmont
* Art Department come to Stereo
* Storytelling Slam at BBAM! Gallery
* Tom à la ferme at FNC
* The Film Society screen Man on the Roof
* Black Milk plays Cabaret Underworld
* Black & Blue festival
* Cinéma du Parc celebrate Indian cinema
* Stick ‘Em Up sticker exhibition
* Quand faire c’est dire at Articule
* Opening night for Last One Standing Prod’s The House of Yes
* Life Lessons with Keith Waterfield & Aural Turpitude
* The Damn Truth & Blood + Glass at Cabaret Mile End
This week, check out a dark comedy by new theatre company Last One Standing Productions, or relive the horrors of the schoolyard in Keith Waterfield and Leighland Beckman’s boozy talk show format Life Lessons.