To-do list: March 22
A benefit concert for displaced Ukrainians at Notre Dame Basilica, live Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, film, theater and poetry events and more.
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, the alternately Philadelphia/Brooklyn-based indie rock project helmed by Alec Ounsworth, player Bar the Ritz APB. 179 Jean-Talon W., 8 p.m., $26.87
The magnificent Notre-Dame Basilica will be the site of a concert for peace, in aid of the victims of Russia’s war against Ukraine. Hosted by actress Claudia Ferri, the event will feature the music of a 10-piece chamber orchestra, conducted by Nicolas Ellis. 110 Notre-Dame W., 7:30 p.m., free/sorry
The Victoria Hall Film Club is screening Michael Sarnoski’s fantasy film in 2021 Porkfeaturing Nicolas Cage in his most understated, nuanced performance… ever? 4626 Sherbrooke W., 2 p.m., free
The McGill Theater Festival presents a 40-minute student production everyone is boring, written by Willow Cormier and directed by Danielle Gottlieb. (Also this evening: Every postmodern hates postmodernism.) 3480 McTavish, 9 p.m., $6
Discover Mińuapan, an evening of indigenous poetry at Lucki Delite, with slam poetry, spoken word performances and live poetry readings by special guests and open-mic participants. 4816 Park, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., free
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