Chez MainLine

Our New GM is announced! Nous accueillons un nouveau directeur administratif !

It's time for our big announcement: MainLine Theatre's new General Manager is Geoff Agombar! You may know Geoff already, either from his time as office manager of the English-Language Arts Network or the seven years he worked with MainLine & the FRINGE. In fact, Geoff is returning to the role of GM, which he held from 2004-08 – back when we first opened the theatre...

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MainLine News: Time for an Old Time Radio Play!

I am thrilled that we will have our first Old Time Radio Play of the season tomorrow night in our MiniMain Studio space. Brought to you by Shayne Gryn Productions, I hope this event is the beginning of many, many more radio plays at MainLine. Also, coming up on Sunday we have a fundraiser for the new SOLOS Festival...

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It's Application Time! C'est le temps des inscriptions !

It's the time of year to enjoy an evening at home with a big bowl soup (perhaps a bottle of wine) and application forms to so many of Montreal's festivals! At MainLine, we have three Call for Submissions to tell you about. First, on October 11th is the deadline to apply to show your choreographic work in the Bouge d'ici Dance Festival. I'm pretty excited to say that Bouge d'ici will be celebrating 5 years this winter. I think it's going to be a good one. Next up, ...

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Chez MainLine: NIGHT FIGHT!

Talk shows are awesome...
When they happen at MainLine! And we've got a crazy one lined up for this Friday, hosted by FRINGE favourite Walter J. Lyng: NIGHT FIGHT! Featuring musical direction by Leighland Beckman (from last year's FRINGE hit Horrible Things) and interviews with very special guests Twiggy & Giant Tiger, of BATTLEWAR fame. Don't miss it!

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News/Nouvelles : Flip It! Flip it good.

Yep. I just made that terrible joke. I'm sorry guys... check out the show listings below to see what is coming up this week chez MainLine. But the BIG NEWS I want to share with you this week is that #Fringemtl 2014 applications are now available on our website.... SVP référez au listings en-bas pour les spectacles au théâtre cette semaine... pour le moment, les nouvelles que je veux partager avec vous est la disponibilité de les fiches d'inscription...

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MainLine News: let's do this with DeAnne Smith & Al Lafrance

After a 7 month hiatus, we are so thrilled to bring back the popular comedy show Let's Do This! brought to you by Al Lafrance and DeAnne Smith. All the comedians booked will be presenting new material - don't miss out. Also coming up soon (and Al Lafrance is in this one too), we have Flip It! brought to you by Don't Panic!

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The Season is Launched! C'est lancé !

I am so happy to be back at MainLine after a few weeks of much needed R&R. I invite you to join us Wednesday night for a 5à7 as we launch the upcoming season. Or better yet, come raise a glass of beer or wine with us at any one of the many, many killer events we have this week. Je suis ravie d'être revenue de mes vacances et prête à lancer la prochaine saison au théâtre. Je vous invite à venir au théâtre mercredi soir pour notre lancement de saison, style 5à7.

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The House of Yes opens tomorrow!

C'est la fin du mois, mais le début de l'année! Demain soir, la grande première de The House of Yes, présenté par Last One Standing Productions, se tiendra chez MainLine dès 20h. La pièce sera aussi présentée le 30 et 31 Aout - voyez la description ci-dessous pour les heures et prix. Et puis, la semaine prochaine, on a plein d'événements excitants, incluant notre lancement officiel de la saison 13-14!

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Fall Internships in Theatre Tech + Administration/Production

Festival Production/Administration Internship
APPLICATIONDEADLINE: September 2, 2013
INTERNSHIP PERIOD: SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 2013 (flexible)

MainLine Theatre - Theatre Technician Internship
APPLICATIONDEADLINE: AUGUST 23RD, 2013
INTERNSHIP PERIOD: SEPTEMBER 1ST – DECEMBER 31ST, 2013

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Comedy Comes to MainLine. C'est l'temps de rigoler !!!

(français suivra) It's not quite Just For Laughs time at MainLine, but we do have comedy that will have you laugh so hard you will... smile. We mean it, smiles all around! I'm so excited that the St-Ambroise Montreal FRINGE Festival's Volunteer Coordinator (Jo Willers), one of our...

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