Madonna is playing the Bell Centre tomorrow and Thursday, but not before Mile End hair salon Coifferie Paradiso hosts the Rebel Heart pre-Madonna party tonight, with a BYOB potluck, video projections, dance party and drag show performance. 5283A Parc, 4 p.m.–12 a.m.
A new exhibition of photographs by Richard Geoffrion called Pow Wow: Modernity and Dignity of First Nations Peoples opens tonight with a vernissage at Espace La Fontaine, featuring images of individuals from First Nations communities all across Canada. Espace La Fontaine (3933 Avenue du Parc Lafontaine), 6 p.m., free.
Plateau artist-run centre GIV (Groupe Intervention Vidéo) welcomes Chilean-Mexican artist Julia Antivilo, who will be presenting El Oportuno Ojo Feminista, a three-day series of film screenings and workshops highlighting 40 years of feminist art in Latin America. Tonight’s program features four short films focused on pioneers of feminist Latin American art in the 1970s and ’80s. 4001 Berri, #105, 7 p.m., free
Washington state indie rock heroes Modest Mouse play Metropolis with opening act Operators, the latest project from Dan Boeckner (ex-Wolf Parade, ex-Handsome Furs, Divine Fits) with co-writer/keyboardist Devojka and drummer Sam Brown. 59 Ste-Catherine E., 8 p.m., $45/$50
Tonight’s edition of Cinéma Urbain at Peace Park features documentaries about music from exotic locales selected by the Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, including 2013’s Electro Chaabi and 2014’s Kings of the Wind & Electric Queens. Peace Park, St-Laurent between Ste-Catherine & René-Lévesque, 8:30 p.m., free