Marie-Mai to headline first live shows at MTelus since begin of COVID-19


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MTelus, one among Montreal’s premier live performance venues, is lastly set to current live shows for the primary time for the reason that COVID-19 pandemic started. Nevertheless it’s just for three nights and it’s a little bit of a trial run.

Common Quebec pop star Marie-Mai will headline three acoustic exhibits on the live performance corridor, previously named Metropolis, Sept. 24-26, as a part of the Francos de Montréal pageant. The pageant of French-language music, which often takes place in June, had been cancelled this 12 months on account of the pandemic. However organizers determined to carry a mini model in late September now that the provincial authorities has allowed indoor occasions with as much as 250 folks.

The capability at MTelus for the Marie-Mai exhibits shall be 250 per soirée. The venue can in regular occasions maintain as much as 2,300 folks.

There will even be a collection of 20-minute live shows by a dozen artists at L’Astral, however these exhibits will solely be broadcast on-line and there shall be no followers on-site. There shall be even be three one-hour exhibits at L’Astral, additionally broadcast solely on-line. All the L’Astral exhibits shall be taped within the subsequent two weeks after which broadcast in the course of the pageant, which is about to run Sept. 24-26.