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Mashrou’ Leila echoes voices of Arab resistance at Club Soda

Mashrou’ Leila celebrated their 10th anniversary this year; to commemorate the occasion, the band released The Beirut School, their fourth studio album. The band have begun international superstars, with their tour covering Europe, the Middle East, before making  stop in Montreal at Club Soda on Oct. 9. Singer Hamed Sinno, violinist […]

‘Honour: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan’ brings the world of sex trafficking closer to home

Before Honour: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan begins, the audience is plunged into complete and total darkness in the Montréal Arts Interculturels (MAI) theatre. When a spotlight comes up on writer and performer Dipti Mehta—her face partially obscured from our view by a colorful, bejeweled scarf—her figure is the only limb […]