NEXT SHOWS AT THE THÉÂTRE DU CASINO

Piano Man Experience

A musical party from Elton John to Billy Joel

December 29 and 30, 2017 at 8:00pm


From 40s to today, legendary pianists have dominated the top of the charts with their catchy, moving or completely wild and rousing songs. From New York piano bars to Las Vegas hotels, piano men the likes of Ray Charles, Billy Joel, Jerry Lee Lewis , Elton John and many others have brought to life a repertoire of timeless music.

Featuring CHRISTIAN MARC GENDRON and special guest MANON SEGUIN, Piano Man Experience is a flamboyant production filled with infectious energy. A must-see masterful performance.

EXPERIENCE PIANO MAN!


Orchestra!
with The Beatles Story Band

January 19 and 20, 2018 at 8:00pm


Still relevant and timeless more than 45 years after the band members went their separate ways, the Beatles had a huge impact on their generation and those to follow.

Their melodies have been adapted to countless musical genres, but they soar to new heights when they are performed by a full orchestra.

This performance picks from a vast repertoire of more than 200 songs, including little gems as well as huge hits, and presents them with a brand-new sound. With sixteen musicians performing onstage, no tribute to the Fab Four has ever been so harmonious and captivating.

Orchestra, featuring the Beatles Story Band, is on tour since autumn 2016.

English show, 50% French and English spoken portion.


Absolute Journey

February 2, 2018 at 8:00pm


Absolute Journey is one of the most acclaimed rising tribute acts in North America. Formed in Toronto, Canada early 2014, the quintet proposes a faithful reproduction of the Steve Perry era of the San Francisco act, enriched with audience interactivity, projections, backdrops and true-to-the-original costume changes.

Absolute Journey doesn't aim to be a plain carbon copy of the real thing: every effort on stage, from singing and playing to the moves, is so natural and heartfelt that is captivates even the most skeptical critic. Seeing is believing. Than band operates internationally between North, and Central America at casinos, cruise ships, festivals and theaters. Your journey starts here!


I Am King
The Michael Jackson Experience

February 9 and 10, 2018 at 8:00pm

I AM KING - The Michael Jackson Experience, is as close as you will get to seeing the King of Pop live in concert! Featuring Michael Firestone who can sing live while mastering the intense dancing that Jackson was so famous for, I Am King takes the audience on a musical and visual journey into the world of the King of Pop.

The creators of I Am King have put together an incredible cas of talented musicians and Broadway and Las Vegas dancers to bring Jackson back to life in an explosion of unmatched energetic perfection.

I Am King features amazing renditions of Jackson's biggest hits including ''Bad'', ''Billie Jean'', ''Thriller'', ''Man in the Mirror'', ''Human Nature'' and many more. 


 

Steve Hackett
Genesis Revisited, Solo Gems & GTR
2018 TOUR DE FORCE

February 13, 2018 at 8:00pm

Steve Hackett, Genesis's former guitarist and one of the most innovative rock musicians (he was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2010), is coming back at the Théâtre du Casino in Gatineau as part of his North American tour.

His new show will include Genesis classics co-written by Steve Hackett , such as Supper's Ready, Dancing with the Moonlight Knight, Fountain of Salmacis, Firth of Fifth and Musical Box. There will be songs heard less often like One for the Vine and Inside & Out. The part covering Steve Hackett's solo career will be a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the album Please Don't Touch. In addition, Hackett will play other old songs by Steve Hackett, GTR and his new album Night Siren.

Steve Hackett will be accompanied by Roger King (keyboards), Gary O'Toole (drums),  Rob Townsend (sax-flute), Jonas Reignold (bass, 12-string guitar) and Nad Sylvain (voice).


Village People
Featuring original lead singer: Victor Willis

February 16 and 17, 2018 at 8:00pm

Village People is one of the most widely recognized music group in the world. For 40 years, their music has put a smile on the faces of fans all around the world. Their hits have become part of the international songbook and heard across the globe.

Over the years 23 different member renditions have filled the character of the Cop/Admiral, Cowboy, Native American, Construction worker, G.I. and Leatherman. However, Village People is "Vicor Willis". The original lead singer is back with the group... and Victor's soulful voice will thrill concert goers with such smashed hits as San Francisco/In Hollywood, Macho Man, In the Navy, Go West and the iconic Y.M.C.A.

Village People, the one and only worldwide phenomenon, live at the Théâtre du Casino Lac-Leamy. What better way to party with the Village People!


Blue Suede Show

February 23 and 24, 2018 at 8:00pm


Starring Mélissa Bédard, Gabrielle Destroismaisons, Dominic St-Laurent and Nicolas Drolet.

Paul-Émile wills his shoe repair business to his grandson with one condition before he can take over the business: find the owner of each pair of shoes. Red stilettos, cowboy boots, sandals, tap shoes…

These shoes and their stories will take him down many roads and across many eras to reach his goal! From gogo boots to tango, Michael Jackson to Dolly Parton, with a little Félix Leclerc thrown in for good measure, never mind the Beatles!

Blue Suede Show: no matter what you wear on your feet, you’ll want to dance the night away!

50% French - 50% English show

French spoken portion


Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash

March 2 and 3, 2018 at 8:00pm


This rockabilly show celebrates the legendary Sun Records recording artists Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis & Johnny Cash.  The audience will get the feeling they’re a witness to a rock and roll royalty jam session with the music and talent that has stood the test of time. From Blue Suede Shoes and Hound Dog to Great Balls of Fire and Walk the Line the show energizes and exudes pure 1950s rock and roll.

The show opens with Carl Perkins performing his hits while offering up stories about life as a sharecroppers’ son and his musical influences.  Midway through his set Carl invites session musician Jerry Lee Lewis to join him where Jerry seizes the opportunity to front the band and lead the audience on a musical journey from New Orleans to Nashville and eventually into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame.  As Jerry puts the finishing touches on a set including country music, gospel and Great Balls of Fire, the audience will have an opportunity to catch their breath as we welcome Johnny Cash to the stage, with his signature “Hello… I’m Johnny Cash”.  As his voice fades, the musical journey through Cash’s timeless catalog begins.  Next up…Elvis Presley.  Elvis electrifies the audience transporting them back to his beginnings where he went from driving a truck to delivering eleven #1 hits between 1956 -1959.

Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash!  It's a rockin' trip into the bowels of the south - an intimate musical session where the true spirit of rock lives again!

Space Oddity
- The Ultimate David Bowie Experience -

March 10, 2018 at 8:00pm

From Los Angeles, artist David Brighton arrives at the Théâtre du Casino to bring you the ultimate experience of a David Bowie concert, a musical journey through the transforming career of Rock and Roll’s most famous innovator.

David Brighton is credited as being the world's best David Bowie impersonator. All of the many faces of Bowie will be present: flamboyant costume changes and elaborate staging.

SPACE ODDITY, it’s the ultimate Bowie tribute.


Guylaine Tanguay
Country Fever

March 16 and 17, 2018 at 8:00pm


With the COUNTRY FEVER show, relive the great American and Quebec country huge successes.

The program includes classics of Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline,  Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Shania Twain, Renée Martel, Willy Lamothe, Patrick Norman and many others.

10 artists on stage featuring Guylaine Tanguay. A show in the purest country tradition.


Tramp of the Century
Breakfast in America Tour

March 29, 2018 at 8:00pm

Tramp of the Century Presents the Breakfast Tour.

In 1979, the album Breakfast in America was the most popular album on the planet, selling more than 20 million copies. Canadian sales were impressive, with close to one million copies of which 400,000 were sold in Québec. That same year, Supertramp organized a huge tour in Europe and North America. It was during this tour that the album Live in Paris was recorded. That was also the year that Montreal welcomed the British group to Jarry Park for two formidable shows, with Jean-Luc Ponty opening for the band. Those performances are still etched in the memory of those who were there lucky enough to attend.

Tramp of the Century wants their fans to relive the era when the members of Supertramp reigned, on stage and on their records. Come enjoy this brand-new show by Tramp of the Century, presenting the glorious sounds of the 1979 Breakfast in America tour with authenticity, spirit and attention to detail.


Barbra & Frank
The concert that never was

April 13 and 14, 2018 at 8:00pm


From Las Vegas (Nevada), starring Sharon Owens as Barbra Streisand and Sebastian Anzaldo as Frank Sinatra.

It is unlikely that the two powerhouse voices of the century would have ever shared the same stage…until now! They never worked together, exactly, except when they taped a duet in separate recording sessions, but it’s tantalizing to think what it would have been like to have Barbra Streisand and Frank Sinatra teamed up for a concert tour. Just imagine the possibilities.

Sharon Owens and Sebastian Anzaldo, two of the most impressive celebrity impersonators in the business, travel the world performing their uncanny tribute to the two icons and long acclaimed as the world’s greatest performers of popular music.


Women of Soul
-Sylvie Desgroseillers -

April 21, 2018 at 8:00pm

A performance that celebrates the history and the music of the most important female African-American singers but more importantly, women with soul.

This show spans several decades of their musical universe, from 1925 to today. Through word and song, audiences will be treated to glimpses into the lives of some of the remarkable women who marked their times -- Josephine Baker, Billie Holliday, Ella Fitzgerald,  Mahalia Jackson, Etta James, Myriam Makeba, Celia Cruz, Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Patty Labelle, Donna Summer and the late Whitney Houston. 

Sylvie Desgroseillers has an outstanding reputation in Quebec and she pays a remarkable tribute to these women who inspired by their talent, their courage and their tenacity. Sylvie Desgroseiller's talent is on par with all of them, and her voice and charisma will make audiences relive the emotions these talented women brought us over the decades.

100% English show, bilingual interventions.


Elton Rohn
- The music of Elton John -

April 28, 2018 at 8:00pm

Elton Rohn is thrilling audiences across Canada and the USA!

As Elton Rohn, Ron Camilleri's ability to transform into Elton John is absolutely uncanny. Audiences are amazed - it's like seeing a 1970's Elton John concert LIVE! The show includes the Elton Rohn Band - a full seven piece band, some of Canada's finest musicians. 

Elton Rohn sounds, looks, plays and performs as if the legendary performer was there. He has headlined over 100 shows including major festivals across Canada and USA but most notably Las Vegas, where they were the only Elton John tribute asked to play the Elton John convention!


Irvin Blais

May 4, 2018 at 8:00pm

French Country singer. There will be a few English songs.


Honeymoon Suite

May 12, 2018 at 8:00pm

Honeymoon Suite is a Canadian rock band from Niagara Falls, Ontario, that made a splash in the '80s.

They sold more than a million albums worldwide during their 25-years career. They are still on tour and everywhere they go, fans are eager to hear their favorite pieces.
Honeymoon Suite invites you to an unparalleled evening with their greatest hits like "New Girl Now", "Burning In Love", "Wave Babies" and "Stay In the Light".


Australia's Thunder From Down Under

May 25 and 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

GET READY FOR A GIRL'S NIGHT OUTBACK!

From Australia to Las Vegas and now to the Casino Lac-Leamy Theater, it's the hottest male revue. With their chiseled bodies, seductive dance routines, cheeky humor, and boy-next-door charm that you won't be able to resist!

It's Thunder From Down Under Aussie Adventure.

Your wildest fantasy takes the stage in for an uninhibited night of reality.

75 minutes performance followed by meet & greet photo session.


Britishow

July 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 and 21, 2018 at 8:00pm

First the Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show. Then came the Rolling Stones, the Who, the Zombies, the Dave Clark Five, Queen, Led Zeppelin, Genesis and all the other bands who invaded our Hertzians  waves. Soon after, it became known as the British Invasion that never ended and became a powerhouse of musical creation and broadcasting.

From Cat Stevens to James Blunt, Petula Clark to Adele and even the Rolling Stones and the Artic Monkeys, Bristish music is full of bold, audacious artists, musical genius and international pop icons. Through their music, these storytellers retrace the steps of England's recent history and shed their creative light on current issues. No other nation has contributed as much to the explosion of musical genres. No other group of artists has done so much to reinvent the established music order. 

If you enjoyed Beatles Story Band and American Story Show, you will adore BRITISHOW.

With Mike Gauthier as artistic director and producer, musical direction by Philippe Turcotte and featuring four seasoned performers -- Yvan Pedneault, Renée Wilkin, Pascal Dufour and Jérôme Couture alternating with Philippe Berghella, Productions Élite, in collaboration with Les poductions KOSCENE present BRITISHOW, touring as of summer 2017.


Belles-Sœurs, théâtre musical

September 27, 28, 29 and

October 4, 5 and 6, 2018 at 8:00pm

French musical theatre.

The Power of Love
with Guylaine Tanguay

(Additional performances)

September 14 and 15, 2018 at 8:00pm

A tribute to Céline Dion's musical work featuring Guylaine Tanguay and seven musicians. 

The POWER OF LOVE is a review of the great moments that marked Céline Dion's musical career. Through various inspiring musical tableaus, rediscover how, at the tender age of 14, she began her career in the U.S. , was acclaimed in France, received great success in Las Vegas and across the world. The public will be transported to the musical universe of the queen of pop. A show to see and experience!

50% French-language repertoire / 50% English-language repertoire, French spoken portion.

Je me souviens 
-A tribute to Joe Dassin -

(Additional performance)

October 20, 2018 at 8:00pm

100% French performance.

The Grand Illusion
Styx Experience

November 24, 2018 at 8:00pm

For more than 15 years, The Grand Illusion impresses audiences wherever they perform. Six musicians pay impressive tribute to the music and vocal harmonies of the super group that touched so many generations.

From their Lady to Crystal Ball, Come Sail Away, Renegade and of course Suite Madame Blue, relive the great career moments of Styx with this performance whose quality and energy is unique.

Stayin'Alive
A Celebration of the music of THE BEE GEES

November 30 and December 1, 2018 at 8:00pm


Stayin'Alive creates a realistic experience of hearing the Gibbs brothers in concert  with an exciting set list full of the Bee Gees favorites. The concert will feature classic hits such as Night Fever, Jive Talkin, How Deep is Your Love and the iconic smash hit, Stayin'Alive.

This group is recognized as the quintessential Bee Gees tribute band. Don't miss the distinct vocal harmonies of Stayin'Alive as they celebrate the music of the internationally acclaimed Bee Gees, live at the Théâtre du Casino.