You don't have to travel to New York in order to enjoy Broadway's top musicals. Performances from top Broadway hits are now featured as part of the Broadway 2 variety show which is set to open at the Montreal casino this month. The medley of popular hits from Cabaret, Les Miserables, Starmania, Mary Poppins, My Fair Lady, Priscilla Queen of the Desert and other spectacular Broadway shows is open to Montreal residents and visitors who visit the Montreal Casino.
Tickets for Broadway 2 Montreal casino entertainment are on sale at ticket outlets around Montreal as well as online. The Broadway 2 musical follows hot on the heels of the immensely successful Broadway variety show. The show features a troupe of singers, dancers and actors who recreate the songs from some of Broadway's biggest hits.
Visitors can enjoy the 90 minute show at the Casino du Montreal's Cabaret du Casino where many of the best Montreal casino events are held. The Cabaret venue offers high caliber acoustics and a 616 seat theatre that offers both balcony and restaurant seating. This versatile, multifunctional hall adapts easily to the energy of the Broadway 2 performance so that you can enjoy an event that's cozy and intimate or dazzling and lavish, based on your seating choice. Dining options include cocktails, blinis, salmon platter, grilled meat platter, focaccia with marinated cheese and other gourmet foods. Diners can also enjoy one of the restaurant's epicurean desserts.
The show dates include every Friday and Saturday night throughout January, February and March 2016. There's a dinner-show at 6:00p.m. and a non-dinner show at 8:00 p.m.
Pavilion du Quebec
The Cabaret is located in the historic Pavilion du Quebec. The Pavilion is a historic venue which dates back to the Expo '67 World's Fair which took place on the Ile Notre Dame, set in the middle of the Saint Laurent Straits of Montreal. In recent years the old exhibition halls were renovated into two casino pavilions plus an annex. These buildings now form the Casino du Montreal. The pavilions continue to be called by their original names. The Quebec Pavilion, where the Quebec exhibition was once held, presently serves as the cabaret entertainment complex.
In addition to the upcoming Broadway 2 program, the Pavilion will be hosting a wide variety of additional pop, rock and country music shows as well as kickboxing demonstrations, bands, dances and more.
For visitors aged 18 and over the Casino offers a wide range of gambling options in the French Pavilion. The French Pavilion consists of six floors with panoramic elevators that enable guests to move easily from floor to floor. Slots enthusiasts have their choice from a selection of over 3200 featured slot machines while the gaming floor consists of 115 gaming tables. The casino features all of the classic casino games such as Classic Blackjack, Classic Poker, Classic Roulette, Classic Baccarat and Craps.
There are also multiple variations of these games including Blackjack Switch, Spanish 21 Blackjack, Free Bet Blackjack, Interactive Blackjack, Free Bet Blackjack, Interactive Blackjack, Three Card Poker, High Card Flush Poker, Let it Ride Poker, Pai Gow Poker, Caribbean Stud Poker, EZ Baccarat, American Roulette, Interactive Roulette, European Roulette, Touch Bet Roulette, Sic Bo, Wheel of Fortune and Casino War.
The casino also presents a variety of Electronic games. In addition to the Interactive games of Interactive Blackjack and Interactive Roulette, gamers can find Touch Bet Roulette and Pik-It Poker.
Casino promotions provide extra cash which helps players add more games, and more time to play their favorite games. Casino guests receive $10 in promotional cash that allows them to add earnings to their Casino du Montreal payouts. There are also seasonal promotions that enhance upcoming holiday seasons. Interactive blackjack players have a $5 bet minimum when they visit the casino on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m. Gamers can collect the Interactive blackjack promotion on Level 1 of the Pavilion de la France at any time.
Additional casino promotions include the option to join the Privileges Club where you receive exclusive offers and great benefits including points and comps that are redeemable for cash and casino benefits, based on your membership level. There's also a Welcome gift for new members, preferential accommodations rates during certain periods of the year at the Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu and the Hilton Lac-Leamy and discounts on ticket purchases for some Cabaret and other casino shows.
In addition to the Cabaret in the Pavilion de Quebec where the Broadway 2 show will be performed, there are additional entertainment venues at the Montreal Casino which are free and open to everyone. Comedy acts, magic shows and musical performances are featured on the 5th floor of the French pavilion where many of the casino's eateries are located. Restaurant options include the Pavilion 67 Gourmet Buffet, the Le Montreal Resto a la carte, the Ajia Comptoir Asiatique and the L'Instant Deli and Pates. Bars include the well-known Brigade Lounge and the Poker Bar.
Safe and Secure
Loto Quebec is the Quebec-authorised body that oversees the Montreal Casino, via the provincial Lottery Corporation of Quebec. This is the corporation that operates under the Quebec Ministry of Finance and is empowered to supervise and regulate all gambling activities in the province.
Loto Quebec monitors the casino to ensure that all gamers experience safe and secure gambling when they play at the Montreal Casino. The Corporation monitors the casino's paytables, random number generators and all operating procedures.
Access to the casino premises is easy. If you're coming by shuttle you can buy shuttle tickets and board in various locations throughout Quebec or in downtown Montreal. The casino is located at 1 Avenue du Casino in Montreal.
Regardless of whether you're coming to the Montreal Casino to see the Broadway 2 production, to enjoy casino entertainment or both, you can look forward to a fun-filled casino experience when you travel to the Casino Montreal.