What to see on the city's stages this week: Festival les escales improbables kicks off, a reading by playwright Mieko Ouchi, a new venue for burlesque and cabaret and try-outs for a local The Full Monty reboot.
This week, check out a dark comedy by new theatre company Last One Standing Productions, or relive the horrors of the schoolyard in Keith Waterfield and Leighland Beckman’s boozy talk show format Life Lessons.
* Canada Day activities in the Old Port
* Public art fest MTL en Arts begins
* The Overnight is screening at the Forum
* Olympia noise rockers Broken Water & co. at the Brass
* Kanada Day Bash at l’Escogriffe
* Cibo Matto play the Jazz Fest