From December 27 to December 31, 2022


The Kaleidoscopes propose a fusion of theater, visual arts, literature and performance arts. Each site invites the visitors to explore a different universe featuring numerous cultural partners. Stay tuned, the full program will be announced this fall!

Place de l'Hôtel-de-Ville

Place de l'Hôtel-de-Ville

Do you want to be with me? if we want hope, we might as well invent it ourselves

From Monday, December 27 to Friday, December 2021 |12: 00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

This theatrical experience, imagined by the graduates of the Conservatoire d’art dramatique de Québec and Vincent Nolin-Bouchard, theater director of Théâtre pour pas être tout seul, was inspired by the word miracle.

  • Creators: Mariann Bouchard, Elisabeth Lavoie, Pierre-Olivier Roussel, Laurent Marion, Emily Wahlman
  • Stage lighting conception: Noémie Percy
  • Production direction: Elizabeth Crispo
  • Artistic direction : Vincent Nolin-Bouchard
FREE ADMISSION. According to current sanitary measures

Sainte-Anne Street

Sainte-Anne Street

Mopaya bye the bapaga collective (The stranger by the strangers collective)

From Monday, December 27 to Sunday, January 2, 2022

The visual arts exhibit Mopaya by the Papaya collective explores a sequential insight into the phenomenons, the motivations, the whys and wherefores surrounding the question of immagration. The collective of artists proposes profound reflections on the human identity through a voyage into their personal and artistic universe. This fantastic painting of cultural mediation overseen by EXMURO Arts Publics will be broken down in four series: Nakyi (I am leaving), Ekolo (The identity), Kozanga (The lack) and Elikia (The hope).

Artists : Collective PAPAYA (Gloire Munoko, Tommy Tikey, Michee Djamba)
A project by EXMURO arts publics
FREE ADMISSION. Free access.

Place D’Youville presented by Desjardins Caisse de Québec

Place D’Youville presented by Desjardins Caisse de Québec

We are going to have so much pleasure, we are going to have so much fun!

From Monday, December 27 to Friday, December 2021 | 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Come experience Québec traditions and take part in festivities that are very much alive today. Admire traditional and modern quilts created by talented local artists and allow yourself to be entertained by traditional music and songs!

FREE ADMISSION. According to the current sanitary measures.

The Diamant (Diamond) - Glockenspiel

Until December 31 inclusively.

This multimedia homage to the Glockenspiel of Munich will continue to sound its bells and entertain the visitor every 15 minutes from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This will be your last chance to come and observe this temporary unique creation developed by Le Diamant and Robert Lepage in collaboration with the Mirari and Solotech studio.

Throughout Old Quebec - Discovery rally of literary Old Quebec

The Maison de la littérature and Québec Ville de littérature present the Old Quebec literary rally under the snow! This experience will lead the visitors towards twenty stops presenting surprising archives, scrumptious anecdotes, pictures, quotes and excerpts all culminating in an itinerary filled with discoveries.

Kaleidoscopes' partners

Gouvernement du Québec
Destination Québec City
Ville de Québec
Desjardins Caisse de Québec
Marché de Noël allemand de Québed
Le Pantoum
Théâtre Pour Pas Être Tout Seul
Conservatoire d'art dramatique de Québec
Ès Trad
Maison de la littérature
Le Diamant
Maison Livernois