Space for Life - Montreal Botanical GardensUploaded by Genevieve PM Roy
Space for Life’s The Arts Put on a Show at the Montreal Botanical Gardens
Every Sunday come down to the Montreal Botanical Gardens' "Space for Life’s” where arts and music are the main highlights among the flowers !
Look outside: Spring has arrived in Montreal in full glory! Time to get out those lovely shorts and summer dresses and head out to celebrate with friends and family. For a breath of nature and fresh air, head down every Sunday to the Montreal Botanical Gardens where arts and music are the main highlights among the flowers
This summer, Montreal's Space for Life invites you and your family to take the time to enjoy the enchanting, flower-filled setting of the Montreal Botanical Garden.
To kick off the new season, on May 18, violinist Angèle Dubeau & La Pietà will have the privilege of heading a whole new program of musical and artistic activities.
Art and music will be in the spotlight at this uniquely beautiful Montreal venue where friends and family gather for lazy strolls, insect and flora observation and fun picnics. Whether to soak up some sun or to make new discoveries and take home some new ideas along with some “ready-to-plant” items for your flower beds and vegetable garden the Montreal botanical garden is the place to be !
All summer long, A-list performers will be playing in the Centre Stage series. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in a series of intimate encounters with artists every Sunday in different sections of the garden that are in bloom.
Poets, musicians, storytellers and circus performers will add a magical touch to the garden’s surroundings, enhancing the various gardens’ tremendous beauty.
For an augmented garden experience, the Spirits of the Tree exhibition at the Frédéric Back Tree House will be appealing to visitors’ senses, with an all-new multimedia installation by Michel Gauthier, Thierry Dubreuil and Michael Moisseeff.
This summer, fragrances, sounds, images and light will enchant young and old alike at the gardens !
Here is a brief overview of up-coming May and June events :
Voces boreales vocal ensemble, in the Alpine Garden
BarbuZébelle (storyteller and musicians), among the lilacs
Louise Bédard (dance), in the Alpine Garden
4ailes (string quartet), among the lilacs
Restful garden, among the flowering crab apples
Klô Pelgag; A piano in the Rose Garden series
Restful garden, in the Alpine Garden
La Messe Basse (poetry), among the lilacs
Constantinople ensemble (music), among the flowering crabapples
Masu Také ensemble (Japanese music) and Julie Desrosiers (puppets on stilts), in the Leslie Hancock Garden
Romantic operatic duet and pianist, in the Flowery Brook garden
Restful garden, in the Rose Garden
Pierrot Fournier sings Brel; A piano in the Rose Garden series
For more information on Space for Life and the Montreal Botanical Gardens please visit :
My Space for Life Garden program: espacepourlavie.ca/en/my-garden