Located in the southern downtown area of Montreal, this new home for the Canadiens hockey club is a state-of-the-art facility that seats more than 21,000 spectators. Originally known as the Molson Centre, it is used not only for sports events but also for rock and pop concerts, various exhibitions and events. Visitors can tour its multi-functional amphitheater and Hall of Fame, enjoy a drink in the Jacques Beauchamp Lounge and even get a chance to see the Canadians' dressing room. The Canadians' Souvenir Boutique located here sells everything in sportswear, posters, autographed sticks and other hockey-related accessories.
With a lot of history behind it, Le National is a theater located in the city, giving audiences an excellent venue to catch a play or a performance. The theater looks amazing with excellent lighting and good seating; what more could audiences ask for? It can also be rented out for corporate events and functions.
Home to one of the more upscale neighborhoods of the city, Avenue du Parc offers a fair share of attractions, be it stylish boutiques, restaurants, cafes or bars. Amid all this chaos, there lies the imposingly grand building of the Théâtre Rialto. A silent observer to the neighborhood's history, this neo-baroque landmark was built between 1923-1924, and served as a popular cinema house for several decades, shutting down in 1990. For several years hence, the theater remained unused, undergoing some modifications and renovations. Since 2010, however, the theater has been re-opened and is today a prominent venue for various cultural and entertainment venues. Be it concerts, live theater, or film screenings, Théâtre Rialto is an ideal venue. Call or see the website to know more.
Located in The Village, Comedy Abroad! hosts comedy shows only on Sunday evenings. Their talented comics have earned quite a repute thus beckoning a cosmopolitan audience including tourists. The hilarious comedians are sure to make you laugh and leave your stomach hurting. Also, their cheap but delicious beer and happy hours add immeasurably to your experience. As far as the pay goes, Comedy Abroad! does not charge anything except in the end a hat is passed around wherein you may donate your choice of amount based on the experience you had.
Christ Church Cathedral is nestled within the central region of the city and has been serving it since the early 19th century. Designed by famed architect Frank Wills, Christ Church Cathedral is a great example of 19th-century Neo-Gothic architecture. Inspired by the Gothic-style churches of the 14th century, the cathedral displays some impressive architecture through intricate designs and awe-inspiring stone-work. Its aluminium steeple, square crossing tower and stone spire are some of its key features, which were considered a rare sight in its time.
Montreal Olympia Theatre is a heritage venue standing tall in the Old district of the town. l'Olympia Theater is an extraordinary point on the map of the city and has played hosts to concerts and events immeasurable. Artists such as Gilles Vigneault, Tori Amos, Georges Brassens, Loreena McKennit and Rita Mitsouko to name a few have been the ones to have graced the halls of this wonderful place. With its captivating performances and archetypal architectural wonders, l'Olympia is truly magnificent!
A dazzling venue situated between the Saint Lawrence river and the old Montreal neighborhood, Terrasses is a premier entertainment venue. Celebrities like Rihanna, Drake are regularly spotted here. The premises has a trendy bar, bistro with a patio, a chic lounge and a VIP venue with an amazing view for private events.
Montreal's premier English-language theater company is housed in a beautiful Old Montreal building that was once the city's stock exchange. Under the direction of Gordon McCall, the theater reaches out to both traditional and non-traditional theatergoers with a diverse program. The theater is used for other events throughout the season.
Also known as the SAT, the Société Des Arts Technologiques (Society for Arts & Technology) was established in the year 1996 and since then has been dedicated to making advancements in the field of digital technology. This center provides space for researchers, technical experts and students for further innovations in the digital world. SAT provides an international platform for its scientists to mingle with other experts in this field, and also conducts exhibitions and educational programs with the same purpose. In keeping with its goal, SAT has a wide space dedicated for techno music where concerts are hosted and artists from all over are invited to showcase their talent. If you are interested in attending one of these hi-tech concerts, you can browse through their website for upcoming events.
A brand new and quite striking concert hall in the lower part of downtown, this intimate venue brings years of management experience from its old location on Parc Avenue, a club now known as Kola Note. Designed with diversity in mind, this venue is as likely to host comedy as it is jazz, pop or electronic music. It is more or less in competition with the older, more traditional charm of the Cabaret and kicks into high gear during the Montreal International Jazz Festival and the Francofolies.
Catch the latest performing arts the city has to offer at Theater Berri. Located in the heart of the city, it hosts a number of live shows in genres of music, comedy and drama. With a space for over 1000 audience, the space is well-equipped with light and sound amenities, assuring every event is a success. You can also host private events at this place as they offer rental services.
Well-organized events, comedy shows or musicals, it's all happening here at the Theatre Ste. Catherine in Montreal. There are regular workshops for narrative story-building for all those interested. The theater organizes a fun event wherein the writers, directors, actors and many other artists get together to create a play in just one day.