January 4 to 13, 2018 — It's hot, hot, HOT on the Wildside!
Confabulation (90min.) — Matt Goldberg and guests
Confabulation (MTL) presents: Eye of the Storm
WED- JAN 10, 9PM
IDIOT (60min.) — Helen Simard
IDIOT at Wildside Festival (2018)
Part dance show, part rock concert, and part hallucination, Idiot is the second of a trilogy of absurd creations inspired by the legendary American musician: Iggy Pop.
SAT-JAN 6, 8PM; SUN-JAN 7, 8PM; TH-JAN 11, 8PM; FRI-JAN 12, 8PM; SAT-JAN 13, 8PM
LET'S TRY THIS STANDING (75min.) — Keep Good Company
Let's Try This Standing at the Wildside Festival
The story of Gillian Clark, who fought off an SUV and a brick wall at the same time.
FRI-JAN 5, 7PM; SAT-JAN 6, 3PM; SUN-JAN 7, 7PM; TU-JAN 9, 9PM
PLUCK'D (40min.) — B.A.A.P (Bald Angry Asian Productions)
Pluck'd at Wildside 2018
Written by Kě Xīn Li, Directed by Sophie Gee
A queer, non-binary, anarchist returns home to their Chinese immigrant family, torn apart by gaps of generation and language, reunited by Christmas magic and the protection of Saran Wrap.
TH- JAN 4, 9PM; SAT- JAN 6, 7PM; TUES- JAN 9, 7PM; THURS- JAN 11, 9PM; FRI- JAN 12, 7PM
THE MORNING AFTER THE LIFE BEFORE (62min.) — Gúna Nua Theatre Company (Ireland)
The Morning After The Life Before at Wildside!
May 24th 2015, 62% of Ireland is #hungoverforequality, Ann gets a text from her brother which brings reality into sharp focus. A personal tale, playfully told, of Ireland before and after Marriage Equality.
THURS-JAN 4, 7PM; SAT- JAN 6, 9PM; SUN-JAN 7, 3PM; WED- JAN 10, 7PM; SAT- JAN 13, 9PM
TRAGIC QUEENS (60min.) — Cabal Theatre
Tragic Queens at Wildside!
Part frenetic, part melancholic, follow the capricious and passionate power games of three time-travellers stuck in a perpetual state of girlhood. Alienating and deeply intimate, Tragic Queens is a relentless maelstrom of eras, emotions and mirrors
FRI- JAN 5, 9PM; SUN- JAN 7, 9PM; THURS- JAN 11, 7PM; FRI- JAN 12, 9PM; SAT- JAN 13, 7PM
OFFSIDE: Right after the last show of the night, join us for a drink and support pop-up pass-the-hat performances by some of Montreal's best and brightest artists in sketch, stand-up, and improv. And the Friday Night Tributes are back! With Iggy Pop and Nina Simone!
— OFFSIDE: Six évévements Offside gratuits à ne pas manquer après la dernière présentation des 4-5-6, 11-12-13 Janvier 2-18, c'est un rendez-vous dans la Ted T.Katz Gallery avec entres autres des hommages à Iggy Pop et Nina Simone.