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.
* Baba Souk pop-up sale at Espace POP
* Bad Santa & Le Père Noël est une ordure double bill at the Cinémathèque
* Shy Shy Under the Mistletoe comedy, burlesque & live music at the Wiggle Room
* Comedy Hostel stand-up showcase at MBar