Learn about Montréal's heyday as a wide open city when brothels, gambling dens, booze cans and burlesque halls lined every street and corruption reigned supreme! Join a burlesque queen and step back in time to an era when Montréal was known as Sin City and the Paris of North America.
Stroll the streets of the Quartier des Spectacles, between the Midway Tavern and Café Cléopatre, and learn more about the former Red Light District. Visit more than 10 sites, including former brothels, seedy hotels, historic burlesque halls and grandiose theaters.
Hear some of the secrets from Montréal's past and learn why burlesque was the most popular form of entertainment from the 1920s to the 1950s. Hear who the most famous stars were, where they performed, how the burlesque scene died - and was revived - and where to experience burlesque in Montréal today!
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Meet outside the Midway Tavern, 1219 Saint-Laurent Boulevard, Montréal.