The virtual show for the closing of the legendary song box in the Old Port of Montreal, the 2 Pierrots, was a great success, attracting more than 50,000 people on Saturday evening.
The transmission of the show entitled “For a last time” and broadcast on the Facebook page of the 2 Pierrots had collected nearly 30,000 reactions and around 52,000 comments, most of the words of thanks and memories told by former revelers.
Like the frenzied parties that stretched out late into the night, the show began at 7 p.m. with musical performances, ending around 11:15 p.m. with farewell videos by artists and other notable people. having worked.
Founded by Robert Ruel in 1974, the establishment announced on November 8 that it was going to go out of business due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Les 2 Pierrots was an authentic songbox that showcased Quebec and French music.