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Théâtre Periscope is a popular name in the field of theater and is home to some of the best artistic performances in the city. Theater lovers will adore the passel of exotic and charming theatrical shows staged on the dais from time to time. Discover innovative acts even as you treat your senses to a brilliant amalgamation of visuals, conceptual solidity and auditory brilliance. The theater comprises of 4 main entertanment zones: the main theater, the Salle Bleue; which hosts intimate cultural and corporate dos, meetings and conferences, the studio Marc Doré and the exhibition space, Le Foyer. Also, you will find theater companies like Niveau Parking, Blanc, Les Nuages en Pantalon and Gros Becs, situated in the premises of the Periscope, performing often in the theater. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
Quebec City's modern Grand Théâtre de Quebec stands in stark contrast to the venerable beauty of the Palais Montcalm, which it effectively replaced. Built in the mid-1960s, the home of the Quebec Symphony Orchestra and L'Opéra de Québec does have its own charm, however. The Salle Louis-Fréchette seats spectators in a classic four-tier arrangement, while the Salle Octave-Crémazie is a more intimate option with fewer seats. With a huge annual program befitting a first-class, multi-use facility, any visitor with an interest in the arts is likely to find himself or herself, enjoying at the Grand.
Théâtre De La Bordée was started by a group of young actors and now provides a conducive environment for students to develop their talent. Post their shows, the theater also allows for interactive sessions between the artist and the visitors. Capable of accommodating up to 350 visitors at once, the theater hosts cultural events and plays throughout the year.
The Théâtre Capitole inside the Capitole du Quebec has been in existence since 1992. It was formerly an arts and cultural events center but today it is used as a concert hall. Majestically decorated, the theater has comfortable seating accompanied by an excellent acoustic audio systems. The theater is divided into the Balcony and Orchestra Levels, check the seating map on their website. Some of the biggest names in the business have all performed here. Today the Theatre Capitole attracts thousands of screaming fans who come to see their favorite acts do what they do best.
Les Gros Becs Theatre is a theater that puts on popular performances for young audiences, from young kids to teenagers. The theater also aims to promote theater among kids, and thus organizes several workshops in drama, comedy and several other genres for the young ones from time to time. This is the ideal place to visit with the entire family for a stellar theater performance.
The Théâtre Petit Champlain is not your ordinary theater. In fact, it is one of the very few to endorse the "song". Hear some of the most distinguished artists belt their hear out, in sweet melodies that are sure to touch your heart. The schedule is fixed throughout the year, with each day of every month being dedicated to some performer. Dramas, plays and other activities too take place. The theater seating is such that it makes for an intimate setting. A terrace bar situated within the theater caters to those wanting to grab a drink before the show.
La Scène Lebourgneuf is a state-of-the-art theater and auditorium located at Boulevard Lebourgneuf. It hosts a series of events like plays, concerts and comedy performances. The auditorium provides a splendid view of the panoramic bridge. It also houses a bar, a restaurant, provides rooms on hire and offers over 1000 parking spaces for guests. Check their website to get acquainted with the schedules of various upcoming performances and events.