Best of MTL 2015: Nightlife

A moment from a party at Datcha Grumpy’s bartenders are dominant, making us wonder if their kegs are spiked with ecstasy (jk, jk). And it’s notable that the bar and club categories aren’t as loaded with Plateau/Mile End spots as they have been in the past, with a somewhat even spread of downtown, West End […]

Montreal burlesque in the 21st century

In the city where striptease & vaudeville fun once ruled the live entertainment scene, it’s taken decades for a burlesque revival to truly take hold. But with a festival, a venue, new troupes & performers, it’s official: burlesque is back.