ARTS Etc.  July 2018 By: Ilania Abileah 



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Mont Tremblant


Until July 15 - 25th International Blues Festival of Tremblant: Free concerts!  819-681-4800 #47801


Premiere Scene, 1829, chemin du Village (facing Lac Mercier) the program for the season 2018-2019 is posted on the website:


11th Mont Tremblant Jazz Festival - 950, rue de Saint Jovite, Mont Tremblant, Québec, Canada, J8E 3J8, 514 994-0543


Aug. 1 to Aug. 5: The best jazz bands from Québec and elsewhere in Canada! Over forty concerts on two outdoor stages downtown (Saint-Jovite) and eight performance venues in Mont-Tremblant!

Main Stage, Under the Stars series concerts: Wed. Aug. 1, 9 pm, Opening Concert, Christine Jensen, saxophone; Lex French, trumpet; David Restivo, piano; Adrian Vedady, double bass; Greg Ritchie, drums.  Thur. Aug. 2, 9 pm: Axel Fisch Quintet,  Jean-Pierre Zanella – saxophone; Normand Lachapelle – bass; Jim Hilman – drums; Simon Côté-Lapointe – piano.  Fri. Aug. 3, 9 pm, Michel Ferrari Trio: Michel Ferrari – piano; Morgan Moore – double bass; Michel Bernard – drums.  Sat. Aug. 4, 9 pm: Main Event - MacDonald-Sullivan-Bourrassa-Rieu: Kirk MacDonald – saxophone; Joe Sullivan – trumpet; François Bourassa – piano; Yannick Rieu – saxophone; Adrian Vedady – double bass; André White – drums.  Sun. Aug. 5, 9 pm: Closing Concert – Yoel Diaz Quartet: Cuban Jazz: Yoel Diaz – piano; Luis Izquierdo – bass; Roberto “Kiko” Osorio – congas; Michel Medrano – drums.  There are also concerts at 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm and 7 pm.



Les Rythmes Tremblant


July 20 to July 29, Tremblant, 1000, ch. des Voyageurs, Mont Tremblant, Québec, Canada, J8E 1T1, 1 888 738-1777 Toll free. 


Fri. July 20, 8:30 pm, St. Bernard Stage: A ten-day, outdoor free concerts festival, featuring artists from Quebec and the rest of Canada.  Here are the 8:30 pm concerts at the St. Bernard Stage: Fri. July 20: The Chico Band performs Latin hits paying tribute to some of the biggest Latin musicians.    Sat. July 21: Neon Nostalgic band delivers the best of the '80s and '90s including U2, Queen, The Cure, Billy Idol, INXS, Bon Jovi, Michael Jackson, Pearl Jam, Oasis, and more.  Sun. July 2:  Shine plays hits from the 70s, 80s and 90s, rock, alternative, disco, lounge and many more.  Mon. July 23: Jonny Arsenault who gained acclaim during his time with La Voix. Tue. July 24: the Moonshiners play country music at its best.   Wed. July 25: The Freddie James Project: a six-member group who Has been playing together for 12 years.  Thur. July 26: Boogie Wonder Band celebrating their 20th anniversary the group relives the disco era and make you dance into the 70s.  Fri. July 27: Tone Call is a group of six young musicians whose music includes Motown, to disco to Latin, and current pop, a good time for dancing.   Sat. July 28:  Stéphanie Bédard and her band will play classic rock and some of her album “Minuit Debout.”   Sun. Jul. 29: Persuasion, the Santana Experience. The tribute band plays most of Santana’s hits such as Black Magic Woman, Oye Como Va, and Samba Pa Ti, and more.



St. Faustin


Maison des Arts & de la Culture Saint Faustin, 1177 rue de la Pisciculture, St. Faustin Lac Carré.  819 688-2676.  Open: Wed. – Sun. 11 am to 5 pm.  819 688-2676.    


Until July 27: The 22nd Annual Competition 2D and 3D artwork:  this will be followed by the annual show entitled “Place à la sculpture” which will be presented until Oct. 13.



Ste. Agathe


Théâtre Le Patriote, 258, Rue Saint-Venant, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts.  819 326-3655.   The theatre features comedians during the summer.



Free Concerts at Place Lagny

Free concerts by popular musicians including: Le Boogie Wonder Band, King Melrose, Marjo, Ludovick Bourgeois, La Chicane, Vilain Pingouin, Hubana Café & Isabelle Blais/Pierre-Luc Brillant.  New this year, Street kitchen will be available during these concerts. 819 326-0457




85 Chemin CAMMAC, Harrington Québec J8G 2T2  819 687-3938


Sunday morning concerts at the Cammac Music Camp.   Concerts start at 11am and are followed by a brunch.  $35 ($25 seniors and students, $15 children.)


July 15: Julie Nesrallah (Mezzo-soprano) and Caroline Leonardelli (Harp) this duo perform regularly together.


July 22: Utrecht String Quartet – known for its versatile and dynamic approach.


July 29: ¡Maravillosa España! With singer Frédérique Drolet, flamenco dancer Aurélie Brunelle and guitarist Michel Beauchamp, will entertain the audience with the music of Spain.


Aug. 5: Bev & Marc DUO, With CAMMAC’s Artist in Residence, Marc Djokic, and percussionist Beverley Johnston.   BEV & MARC perform popular marimba and violin repertoire and also adapt and arrange other pieces for uncommon instrumentation that even includes the musical saw!


Aug. 12: Mimi Blais celebrates Scott Joplin’s 150th birthday! This is a pianist, composer, and arranger specializing in ragtime music. Classically trained and equally at home with folk, jazz, blues and tango. 


St. Adolphe d’Howard


L’Ange Vagabond, 1818 Chemin du Village, St. Adolphe d’Howard, 819 714 0213 


Atelier Culturel, 1920 chemin du Village, Open: Wed. to Sun. 11 am to 5 pm.  819-323-1878.

Until July 22, an exhibition entitled “Marécage” (Ponds) by the artists Martine Cyr, Francine Oligny, and Regina Sens. 




Val Morin


Theatre du Marais: 1201 10è Ave. Val Morin. 819 322-1414.

The theatre features comedians until Sept. 15. 



Galerie Espace Rhizomes,  6140, rue Morin Val Morin Québec J0T2R0 819-322-5194

Sat. June 23, 1 pm to 5 pm, July 7 & 8, 1 pm to 5 pm: exhibition by the artist Sylvie Desroches.



Ste. Adele


Until Aug. 11 - 17th Nostalgia Evenings: Outdoor amphitheatre of the Family Park 8 pm –July 14th the young singer Ludovick Bourgeois and his invited guest Travis Cormier.   July 28: Kim Richardson; Aug. 4: Pierre Perpall's tribute to Lionel Richie; Aug. 11: Mark Kingswood.



St. Sauveur


15th Ça me dit concerts at Park Filion


Fri. July 13 7:30: Vagabonds de Boisbriand choir.  Sat. July 14, 7:30: Lakeshore Harmony to perform music from films.  Fri. July 13 to Sun. July 15 you can visit the kiosks of the Authors of the Laurentians.  Sun. July 15: Dancing Sundays with Ms. Flynn, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.  Fri. Sat. Sun. July 20-21-22: Saint-Sauveur Blues.  Fri. July 20: Jim Zeller, at 7:30 p.m.  Sat. July 21: Brian Tyler and the Bluestorm, at 8 p.m.  Sun. July 22: Dan Martel and friends, at 7:30 p.m.  July 27-28-29: Used books fair.  Sat. July 28: Tribute to Éric Clapton, at 7:30 p.m.  Sun. July 29: Dancing Sundays with Ms. Flynn, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.  August 2 to 12: Festival of the Arts of Saint-Sauveur (See Main Street of June.)


Saint-SAU Pub, 236 rue Principal, St. Sauveur, live music on Mon. Wed. Thur. Fri. & Sat.  Reservations required for live music nights.  450-227-0218   The complete program is on line.  Here are a few highlights:  Sun. July 15, 22, & 29: Carl Tremblay.  Fri.Jul. 20: Jim Zeller.  Thur. July 26:  DM Zone.  Sat. July 28, Fri. Aug. 17, and Thur. Aug. 30: Stephan McNicoll & GCR:  Stephan Mcnicoll, singer; Sébastien DeFrancesco, Bass; George Grancharoff, drummer; and Martin Perreault, guitar.  Wed. Aug. 1: Les Haut Parleurs + Meredith Marshall. Sat. Aug. 11: Flying Joes.  Mon. Aug. 13: Gilbert Charlebois.  Thur. Aug. 17: Mylestone.



Morin Heights

ARTS Morin Heights at the Morin Heights Library opening hours of the Library: 823, Village Rd.   450 226-3832.  Until Sept. 29 – a group show with the theme “Abstraction”. 

The Arts Morin Heights 35th Annual Exhibition will take place at the Chalet Bellevue, 27 Bellevue, Morin-Heights; from Sat. July 21 to Sun. July 29.  Vernissage: Sat. Jul. 21, 5 pm, there will be door prizes.  The artists are looking forward to welcoming the public to an exhibition by twenty-five members.



Morin Heights Legion, 127 Watchorn, Morin Heights, Qc. J0R 1H0 450 226 2213

Sat. July 26, 8-11 pm: The Posa Blue Band.  Tickets $10.00 at the door.



Saint Louis de France Church, 354, rue Principal, Brownsburg-Chatham, Qc. J8G 2X5.


The Route des Arts Collective Gallery is open to the public, where the different disciplines of art forms will be exhibited by the member artists.  Come to see original works in painting, photography, jewellery, sculpture, woodwork and stained glass.  The artists will open their studios to the public July 14 to 22, between 10 am and 5 pm, daily. 



St. Jerome

Theatre Gilles Vigneault! (En Scène), 118, rue de la Gare, Saint-Jérôme J7Z 0J1 450 432-0660  


Summer Theatre in St. Jerome “Le Concierge” it plays in French on Thur. Fri. & Sat. until Aug. 11:  Twenty years ago, Evelyn was left by her husband Jean-Pierre, a man without scruples.  She found herself alone and impoverished, took her life in her hands, started a publishing house which thrived.  One day Jean-Pierre reappeared in her office asking for forgiveness, and employment.  Guess what?  He became the Janitor and the condition was that no one would know who he really is, which led to all sorts of funny situations, and some surprises.  $50 (or $52 Sat.)



St. Placide


Sunday at the Park, July 8 to Aug. 19, organized by the Société Arts et Culture de Saint-Placide,

74, 2e Avenue, Saint Placide,  450 258-2211.


Sunday Matinée concerts in the park by the lake: 11 am, in case of rain the concerts will be held at the church.  Bring your chairs, free admission, and voluntary contribution. 


Sun. Jul. 15: ADokta (World music):  The musicians are: Bruno Rouyère (Quebec) the leader, Aboulaye Kone (Ivory Coast), and Atna Njock (Cameroon).  Sun. July 22: Éric Lemieux, classic guitar. Sun. July 29: David Gauthier Trio - saxophone, guitar and bass.  Sun. Aug. 12, starting at noon bar and BBQ sausages and more; Kapsud, Creole group.  Show: 2 pm.  

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