Fringe Arts

  • The 2016 St-Ambroise Fringe Festival Kicks Off

    Festival Programme Launches with 800+ Performances

    On May 10, the festival launched its programme guide at MainLine Gallery, setting the stage for a sweet summer of unique performances starting May 30, and running until June 19.

  • Spring Soft Market: An Ephemeral Mecca of Cute

    Craft Market Takes Soft Approach to Hard Topics

    Fans and artists of soft, cute aesthetics gathered on Saturday May 7 at the second edition of the Soft Market. Co-organized by Starchild Stela and Lovestruck Prints, local artists, the crafts fair brought together over forty artists connecting on cute, fun art and shared values of inclusion and openness.

  • Dawson Theatre Collective’s New Play Explores Climate Change and More

    The Only Thing this Play is Flingin’ is the Cold Truth

    Set in 2035, HomoSimian follows the life of a refugee colony that has taken up shelter on Mount Royal. While the comfort of the mountain is questionable, the group is forced to cope with damage done to the land cause by climate change.

  • Montreal Web Series to Debut

    New Show Shooting the Moon Captures the Weird Side of Montreal

    As if your Summer watch-list wasn’t long enough, here’s one more to add to the much-watch pile. The good news: it’s coming out tomorrow. The bad news: it’s only an hour long, and will leave you wanting more.

  • A Feminist Universe: Celebrating 20 Years

    Studio XX Celebrates Twentieth Anniversary with Panel Discussion and Party

    Studio XX, a Montreal-based digital media art centre, provides a welcoming and safe space for artists to flourish under a feminist roof.

  • Bird Problems Takes Off to Higher Skies

    Montreal-Based Band Prepares for Local Battle of the Bands

    Local band, Bird Problems, gears up to take on Emergenza’s Battle of the Bands.

  • Nostalgia in the Summertime

    A selection of poems inspired by the warmest season and the bittersweet sting of nostalgia.

  • RageDancing is all the Rage

    Danielle Hubbard breaks boundaries with unique form of fitness dancing

    Sure, you might dance, but do you ragedance?

  • Women-Run Blog Aims to Break Stereotypes in Gaming

    Girls on Game’s founders discuss the gaming industry, gamer stereotypes and how it all looks from the inside.

    For women in an industry as gender-biased as gaming, it’s been a slow climb. Catherine Smith-Desbiens and Leah Jewer’s Girls on Games is proof of how much the industry is changing.

  • Beyond Your Feminist Feed

    Fourth Year of Feminist Magazine Aims to Expand Perspectives on Art History

    Art, history and feminism—these three topics are difficult to conceptualize individually, let alone collectively. And yet, a team of undergrad students is attempting to do such a task—all within the confines of a magazine.