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Annik MH De Carufel Le Devoir

ÉPOPÉE NORD by OLIVIER MORIN and GUILLAUME TREMBLAY

An original French rock- musical - comedy creation by the Théâtre du Futur, currently running at the Jean-Claude Germain hall of the Centre du Théâtre d’Aujourd’hui ! more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:47 PM , Gen's Delights

Winter Wonderland Lake Placid and surrounding cities part two: visiting with kids and seniors

Last month I drove from Montreal to celebrate the holidays at scenic Lake Placid. A wonderful destination is worth revisiting a second time. Here are some of my more family oriented activities in the surrounding towns of Wilmington and Tupper Lake. more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:20 AM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

The Medea Effect at the Segal Center for Performing Arts .Four shows only from Feb. 3-7.

Segal Center for Performing Arts

The Medea Effect Written by Suzie Bastien, Translated by Nadine Desrochers, Directed by Emma Tibaldo Tuesday, February 3 – Saturday, February 7, 2015 – 4 shows only! more »

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Johnny Legdick a Rock Opera at the Centaur Theatre Company

This January, the curtains of the Centaur Theater will rise to unleash Johnny Legdick and the Freaks as they try to undo their fate and escape from the circus ! more »

Jan 9, 2015 11:49 AM , Gen's Delights

Since November 12, 2014 as part of their “Hurry up and  Slow down” theme, Montreal’s Space for Life recently launched Vertiges and Tempo: two new multimedia shows at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium.

Genevieve PM Roy

Take the TIME to discover the Stars and the origins of the Universe at the Montreal Planetarium.

Since November 12, 2014 as part of their “Hurry up and Slow down” theme, Montreal’s Space for Life recently launched Vertiges and Tempo: two new multimedia shows at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium. more »

Dec 22, 2014 10:04 PM , Gen's Delights

Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

Genevieve PM Roy

Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

From December 12-14,The Village of Lake Placid transformed into a winter wonderland complete with numerous activities for everyone all weekend long ! Come discover the magic of winter at Lake Placid more »

Dec 20, 2014 3:38 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

Has the chill of November given you the winter blues?
Get your tired body warmed up and pampered at Bota Bota, a unique boat - turned contemporary spa that is comfortably nestled in the heart of the Old Port of Montreal.

Genevieve PM Roy

BOTA BOTA spa on the water in Montreal

Has the chill of November given you the winter blues? Get your tired body warmed up and pampered at Bota Bota, a unique boat - turned contemporary spa that is comfortably nestled in the heart of the Old Port of Montreal. more »

Nov 25, 2014 12:19 AM , Gen's Delights

On November 15th and 16th 2014  The Video Game Orchestra (OJV) and the Film Music Wind Orchestra (OVMF) proudly presented Final Fantasy vs.Star Wars

Genevieve PM Roy

The biggest concert in the Galaxy: Final Fantasy versus Star Wars!

On November 15th and 16th 2014 The Video Game Orchestra (OJV) and the Film Music Wind Orchestra (OVMF) proudly presented Final Fantasy vs. Star Wars more »

Nov 17, 2014 12:58 AM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Feel like a change? Get a Complete Makeover in time for the Holidays!

Makeovers are a great way to feel pampered, have a much needed break from stress and get in touch with one’s creative self. more »

Nov 10, 2014 11:18 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Try Ballet classes, Take to the Skies: Open your World to New Possibilities!

Participating in a new activity can be a fun and exciting way to experience health and well-being. Trying a new sport, taking a fun class will definitely take you out of your comfort zone and break the hum drum of everyday routine. more »

Nov 10, 2014 9:09 PM , Gen's Delights

Presented by Wines of France, Montréal’s third annual restaurant week Mtl a Table features savory, affordable set menus in 140 restaurants city-wide. With set priced menus at $19, $29 or $39, fine dining in Montreal could not be any more agreeable!

Mtl a Table

Enjoy a bite or two of fine cuisine during Mtl a Table!

Presented by Wines of France, Montreal’s third annual restaurant week Mtl a Table features savory, affordable set menus in 140 restaurants city-wide. With set priced menus at $19, $29 or $39, fine dining in Montreal could not be any more agreeable! more »

Nov 6, 2014 1:02 AM , Gen's Delights

Last Friday October 31st, gorgeous guests in elegant 1920's evening wear filled the halls of La Maison Symphonique de Montreal where young professionals, music lovers and Montreal’s young elite were treated to an exclusive VIP Phantom evening !

Genevieve PM Roy

VIP Phantom of the Opera evening presented by OSM young ambassadors club

Last Friday October 31st, gorgeous guests in elegant 1920's evening wear filled the halls of La Maison Symphonique de Montreal where young professionals, music lovers and Montreal’s young elite were treated to an exclusive VIP Phantom evening ! more »

Nov 4, 2014 10:42 AM , Gen's Delights

FUN ADULT activities to do this HALLOWEEN in Montreal!

For those of us adults who may or may not have young children, but who still wish to partake in the Halloween frenzy or are just looking for something new and interesting to do, here is my list of top things to do this weekend more »

Oct 28, 2014 6:11 PM , Gen's Delights

Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway !

Genevieve PM Roy

A Weekend visit to Beautiful Portland Maine

Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway ! more »

Oct 22, 2014 2:33 AM , Gen's Delights

From October 16th to the 19th, Les Grands Ballets Canadians in conjunction with the Paris Opera Ballet worked collaboratively to bring Pierre Lacotte's exciting and colorful revival production of Paquita to the Montreal scene.

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Paquita an evening of Spanish charm and Parisian excellence in Montreal

From October 16th to the 19th 2014, Les Grands Ballets Canadians in conjunction with the Paris Opera Ballet worked collaboratively to bring Pierre Lacotte's exciting and colorful revival production of Paquita to the Montreal scene. more »

Oct 21, 2014 3:55 PM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

The French play Bread and Wine, currently running from the 23rd of Septembre to the 11th of October  at Espace Libre combines excessive theatrical musical & dance numbers intertwined with sociopolitical issues to trace the evolution of our eating habits.

Genevieve PM Roy

Le Pain et le Vin, Bread and Wine running at Espace Libre

The French play Bread and Wine, running from the 23rd of Septembre to the 11th of October at Espace Libre combines excessive theatrical musical & dance numbers intertwined with sociopolitical issues to trace the evolution of our eating habits more »

Oct 2, 2014 6:15 PM Gen's Delights

A disenchanted Prince, a Princess on the run... Christian Spuck’s fifth full-length ballet Leonce and Lena is an entertaining piece inspired by the comic satirical political play written by German author Georg Büchner.

Genevieve PM Roy

Leonce et Lena by Les Grands Ballets Canadiens

A disenchanted Prince, a Princess on the run... Christian Spuck’s fifth full-length ballet Leonce and Lena is an entertaining piece inspired by the comic satirical political play written by German author Georg Büchner. more »

Sep 26, 2014 7:16 PM Gen's Delights

Peter and Alice is a lively and intelligent play written by American writer John Logan that exposes and recreates the dual agony and ecstasy of inherited fame.

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Peter and Alice, exploring the dual agony and ecstasy of inherited fame

Peter and Alice is a lively and intelligent play written by American writer John Logan that exposes and recreates the dual agony and ecstasy of inherited fame. Currently running from September 10th to the18th of October at DUCEPPE Hall more »

Sep 23, 2014 1:30 AM Gen's Delights

Canada is home to one of the most scenic train rides in the world! Last week I had the privilege of traveling with my adventurous co-reviewer mom to experience a bucket-list 21 day journey across Canada on Via Rail’s The Canadian.

Photo by Via Rail Canada Edited by Genevieve P.M. Roy

Journey Across Canada aboard The Canadian with VIA Rail

Canada is home to one of the most scenic train rides in the world ! Last week I had the privilege of traveling with my adventurous co-reviewer mom to experience a bucket-list 21 day journey across Canada on VIA Rail’s The Canadian. more »

Sep 8, 2014 11:54 AM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Fantasia Film Festival; North America's largest genre film festival that showcases hundreds of Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Asian and Animated films over three weeks in July and August.

Fantasia Film Festival - uploaded by Genevieve PM Roy

Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal Rocks the genre film culture

Fantasia Film Festival; North America's largest genre film festival that showcases hundreds of Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Asian and Animated films over three weeks in July and August. more »

Aug 5, 2014 1:09 PM Gen's Delights

Annik MH De Carufel Le Devoir

ÉPOPÉE NORD by OLIVIER MORIN and GUILLAUME TREMBLAY

An original French rock- musical - comedy creation by the Théâtre du Futur, currently running at the Jean-Claude Germain hall of the Centre du Théâtre d’Aujourd’hui ! more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:47 PM , Gen's Delights

Winter Wonderland Lake Placid and surrounding cities part two: visiting with kids and seniors

Last month I drove from Montreal to celebrate the holidays at scenic Lake Placid. A wonderful destination is worth revisiting a second time. Here are some of my more family oriented activities in the surrounding towns of Wilmington and Tupper Lake. more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:20 AM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

The Medea Effect at the Segal Center for Performing Arts .Four shows only from Feb. 3-7.

Segal Center for Performing Arts

The Medea Effect Written by Suzie Bastien, Translated by Nadine Desrochers, Directed by Emma Tibaldo Tuesday, February 3 – Saturday, February 7, 2015 – 4 shows only! more »

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Johnny Legdick a Rock Opera at the Centaur Theatre Company

This January, the curtains of the Centaur Theater will rise to unleash Johnny Legdick and the Freaks as they try to undo their fate and escape from the circus ! more »

Jan 9, 2015 11:49 AM , Gen's Delights

Since November 12, 2014 as part of their “Hurry up and  Slow down” theme, Montreal’s Space for Life recently launched Vertiges and Tempo: two new multimedia shows at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium.

Genevieve PM Roy

Take the TIME to discover the Stars and the origins of the Universe at the Montreal Planetarium.

Since November 12, 2014 as part of their “Hurry up and Slow down” theme, Montreal’s Space for Life recently launched Vertiges and Tempo: two new multimedia shows at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium. more »

Dec 22, 2014 10:04 PM , Gen's Delights

Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

Genevieve PM Roy

Winter wonderland in Lake Placid: Holiday Village Stroll & Downton Abbey Holiday Gala.

From December 12-14,The Village of Lake Placid transformed into a winter wonderland complete with numerous activities for everyone all weekend long ! Come discover the magic of winter at Lake Placid more »

Dec 20, 2014 3:38 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

The French theatrical troop: Les Chiens de Navarre is currently presenting at L'Usine C, a play so blatantly wild and raw, but at the same time so close to revealing certain aspects of basic human nature.

Usine C

Les Chiens de Navarre at l'Usine C

The French theatrical troop: Les Chiens de Navarre is currently presenting at L'Usine C, a play so blatantly wild and raw, but at the same time so close to revealing certain aspects of basic human nature. more »

Nov 26, 2014 5:54 PM , Gen's Delights

Has the chill of November given you the winter blues?
Get your tired body warmed up and pampered at Bota Bota, a unique boat - turned contemporary spa that is comfortably nestled in the heart of the Old Port of Montreal.

Genevieve PM Roy

BOTA BOTA spa on the water in Montreal

Has the chill of November given you the winter blues? Get your tired body warmed up and pampered at Bota Bota, a unique boat - turned contemporary spa that is comfortably nestled in the heart of the Old Port of Montreal. more »

Nov 25, 2014 12:19 AM , Gen's Delights

On November 15th and 16th 2014  The Video Game Orchestra (OJV) and the Film Music Wind Orchestra (OVMF) proudly presented Final Fantasy vs.Star Wars

Genevieve PM Roy

The biggest concert in the Galaxy: Final Fantasy versus Star Wars!

On November 15th and 16th 2014 The Video Game Orchestra (OJV) and the Film Music Wind Orchestra (OVMF) proudly presented Final Fantasy vs. Star Wars more »

Nov 17, 2014 12:58 AM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Feel like a change? Get a Complete Makeover in time for the Holidays!

Makeovers are a great way to feel pampered, have a much needed break from stress and get in touch with one’s creative self. more »

Nov 10, 2014 11:18 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Try Ballet classes, Take to the Skies: Open your World to New Possibilities!

Participating in a new activity can be a fun and exciting way to experience health and well-being. Trying a new sport, taking a fun class will definitely take you out of your comfort zone and break the hum drum of everyday routine. more »

Nov 10, 2014 9:09 PM , Gen's Delights

Last Friday October 31st, gorgeous guests in elegant 1920's evening wear filled the halls of La Maison Symphonique de Montreal where young professionals, music lovers and Montreal’s young elite were treated to an exclusive VIP Phantom evening !

Genevieve PM Roy

VIP Phantom of the Opera evening presented by OSM young ambassadors club

Last Friday October 31st, gorgeous guests in elegant 1920's evening wear filled the halls of La Maison Symphonique de Montreal where young professionals, music lovers and Montreal’s young elite were treated to an exclusive VIP Phantom evening ! more »

Nov 4, 2014 10:42 AM , Gen's Delights

FUN ADULT activities to do this HALLOWEEN in Montreal!

For those of us adults who may or may not have young children, but who still wish to partake in the Halloween frenzy or are just looking for something new and interesting to do, here is my list of top things to do this weekend more »

Oct 28, 2014 6:11 PM , Gen's Delights

Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway !

Genevieve PM Roy

A Weekend visit to Beautiful Portland Maine

Portland Maine attracts thousands of visitors each year because of its historic charm and cosmopolitan vibe. It is a perfect destination for a whirlwind weekend getaway ! more »

Oct 22, 2014 2:33 AM , Gen's Delights

The Festival de Lanaudière, one of the largest festivals of classical music in Canada, is currently taking place in Joliette from July 8th to Aug 10th with 24 classical music concerts and other special events highlighting excellence and diversity every night!

Genevieve PM Roy

The Festival de Lanaudiere

The Festival de Lanaudière, one of the largest festivals of classical music in Canada, is currently taking place in Joliette from July 8th to Aug 10th with 24 classical music concerts and other special events highlighting excellence and diversity more »

Jul 14, 2014 3:36 PM , Gen's Delights

Starting June 7th to October 26th 2014,  Montréal Space for Life invites you to come up and close with the sloths (Nature's Slowpokes) at the Montréal Biodôme!

Genevieve PM Roy

Hurry up and slow down! The Sloths have arrived in style at Montreal’s Biodôme.

Starting June 7th to October 26th 2014, Montréal Space for Life invites you to come up and close with the sloths (Nature's Slowpokes) at the Montréal Biodôme! more »

Jun 27, 2014 4:59 PM , Gen's Delights

From June 12th to the 22nd 2014 French music lovers converged in Montreal to enjoy this year’s edition of the world’s largest French music extravaganza; Les FrancoFolies de Montréal.

FrancoFolies 2014 edited Genevieve PM Roy

Francofolies: Everything good about music “en français”.

From June 12th to the 22nd French music lovers converged in Montreal to enjoy this year’s edition of the world’s largest French music extravaganza; Les FrancoFolies de Montréal. more »

Jun 26, 2014 7:02 PM , Gen's Delights