Wildside Festival

Centaur’s audacious annual festival of cutting edge indie theatre. Wild and wacky. Bold and brazen. Just what you need! Jan 7-18, 2020.


creature /creature presents OFFSIDE -Right after the last show on select nights, join us as we turn up the heat with some of the city’s wildest musicians.

FRIDAY, JAN 10: From Barfly with Love: Mark Goodwin and Guests
SATURDAY, JAN 11: Tribute to Stevie Wonder
THURSDAY, JAN 16: Mood Music with Sarah Segal-Lazar
SATURDAY, JAN 18: Tribute to The Rolling Stones

The Hottest Two Weeks of Winter!

Sermo Scomber Theatre

Don’t Read the Comments

At a live TV talk show, delve into the “grey areas” of sexual encounters and consent, through the dark art of clown and bouffon and the power of true storytelling. This show contains mature language and content. Please be advised that the show deals with the subject of sexual assault.

Michelle Sweeney & Chumba

Her Songs, My Story

Montreal soul icon Michelle Sweeney embarks on a deeply personal journey lived through the music of Aretha Franklin; finding profound moments of intersection in love, loss and redemption. Mature themes. Not suitable for young children.

Rock Bottom Movement

hollow mountain

A darkly absurd dance theatre work that follows five friends as they navigate the inner rocky territory of their psyches through demonic possession, self-mutilation and radical dance.

Mind of a Snail Puppet Co.

Multiple Organism

Multiple Organism is a surrealist comedy for adults (18+) about having a body and how our body is seen by others. Gender-bending. Nudity. Projections. Puppetry. Original music. Sentient toothbrushes. Warning: Nudity, Sexual Content, Cartoonish Death/Suicide

wah wah wah collective

Wah Wah Wah

Through extreme physicality, tantrums and pigs, a young queer woman grapples with the messiness of being violated. What happens if I love it and hate it at the same time? 14 +


Confabulation: Games

Confabulation is Montreal’s original autobiographical storytelling series, presenting monthly showcases of true stories, based around a theme. For Wildside, we’ll be exploring Games: party, personal, political… really all kinds! ONE NIGHT ONLY! Saturday Jan 11, 9PM.



This year, Wildside is reaching outside Centaur’s walls and partnering with La Chapelle. * Select performances from Jan 12-22, 2020 presented at La Chapelle, 3700 rue St-Dominique, Montréal, QC H2X 2X7

Collectively created by: Hooks and Crooks


An immersive transmutation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth as parable for climate change, and our relationship with a terrifying future. Presented in the Centaur Theatre Gallery. ONE SHOW ONLY! 9pm Sunday, January 12th, 2020 – PWYC Audience capacity: 50 Advisory: loud noises; strobe lights; participatory