DeAnarchy’s cookbook

Local fave DeAnne Smith is back in town and headlining DeAnarchy: a hilarious hootenanny you’d do well not to miss.

Saturday, Oct. 20

* Salon du disque at 33 Tours/Beatnick
* Fly Pan Am at Danzibao
* Night Fight at the Art Loft
* Maison 2109 one-year anniversary
* Cosmic Café hosts Hieroglyphic Being

Tuesday, Dec. 15

* Unsilent Night sound sculpture at Carré St-Louis
* Artist talks at Diagonale
* Autour de la Flûte perform at Cardinal Tea Room
* Patrick Watson plays Metropolis
* The Ladies & Gentlemen Comedy Show at Shäika
* Playboi Carti plays Petit Olympia

Thursday, Nov. 5

* 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

On stage: things to watch this week

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.

Fringe for All

Rachel Levine reports back from the Fringe-for-All with her top picks for this year’s Fringe Festival.