Spectacles / Shows

17 April 2014

Zack Adams: A Complete History of Zack Adams

Weeping Spoon Productions, MainLine Theatre & Bloody Underrated

Ever since he first appeared in the year two Nativity play, Zack knew he was destined for greater things. A coming-of-age story about the quest for superstardom and Zack’s slow rise to the middle of mediocrity as he slowly learns that being a super-famous actor is actually going to be really hard work

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18 April 2014

Zack Adams: Zack to the Future!

Weeping Spoon Productions, MainLine Theatre & Bloody Underrated

In order to find out if his career will ever really take off, Perth-born actor/comedian Zack Adams decides he must travel through time to find his future self. In the year 2018, Zack finds himself on a comical, musical adventure involving a beautiful parking inspector, a man with two left hands and a 1979 Datsun Stanza.

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18 April 2014

So You Think That Was Dance?

Performance Unlimited

A hot new platform for performance experimentation hosted by contemporary dance artist Karen Fennell. Emerging and established performance-makers are invited to share their freshest and most burning ideas in works of 10 minutes or less. Stick around afterwards for drinks and informal discussion –- Did YOU think THAT was DANCE ...?!

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19 April 2014

Zack Adams: Love Song for Future Girl

Weeping Spoon Productions

What happens if the girl you think is “The One” turns out not to be? Dumped, depressed and slightly drunk, Australian actor/comedian Zack Adams figures that if you can’t laugh at yourself, you may as well let an audience do it.

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19 April 2014

MEGA FRINGE Fundraiser

MainLine Theatre

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21 April 2014

NERDFUCKER (a workshop reading)

Cameryn Moore, brought to you by MainLine Theatre

A very new, not-quite-there work-in-progress by
Cameryn Moore

Waiting for the curtain to go up on the match of the century--or at least of the convention--our protagonist has some serious qualms about who she is and how the hell she got there, half-naked and with a chess board painted on her back. Her next choice could change the course of her life, and neither option looks good.

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22 April 2014–
26 April 2014

BEFORE HER TIME

A National Theatre School of Canada production

The National Theatre School of Canada (NTS) is proud to present Before Her Time, a series of short plays by Samuel Beckett — 'Rockaby', 'Footfalls', and 'Not I'. Directed by Jon Lachlan Stewart (Big Shot, The Genius Code), this project marks the end of his training in the Directing program. Before Her Time runs from April 22 to April 26, 2014, on the MainStage of the MainLine Theatre.

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24 April 2014–
26 April 2014

Field & Flight

BullPen Productions

Doreen in her decline desperately attempts to hold onto her reality; Doreen in her youth hopelessly struggles to control the shape of an unsteady future. This one-woman-show transports you through the past and present of one feisty, intelligent woman who wants nothing but her dignity.

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29 April 2014

Old Time Radio Theatre

Shayne Gryn Productions

Old Time Radio Theatre is a monthly podcast featuring some of Montreal's finest talent dedicated to recreating the magic of radio's Golden Age. Complete with live sound effects, we bring you greatest mystery, suspense, and horror stories ever to grace the airwaves.

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30 April 2014

Let's Do This: Get Over It!

Bloody Underrated

Another month, another ridiculous comedy show! Al Lafrance & DeAnne Smith are happy to team up for yet another edition of Let's Do This!, the most impulsive comedy show in Montreal. In previous editions, we've had everyone slow-dance to Phil Collins, we've stormed out of the theatre while chanting "Humans", we've taken over Cinéma L'amour briefly, and we've all taken our pants off. So who knows what this edition will bring?

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1 May 2014–
3 May 2014

The No Bull$#!% History of Canda

The House of Style

The hour of nonstop educational hilarity that is The No Bull$#!% History of Canada.

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1 May 2014–
2 May 2014

ACME Burlesque: From ACME with Love (James Bond Burlesque)

Shayne Gryn Productions

The splendiferous ACME Burlesque returns to its first home, Mainline
Theatre, to celebrate two years of tassels, titillation, and hot jazz.

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