The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus needs your support this holiday season

Wendy LambourBlog

There are so many simple ways to give – take your pick! The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus is thankful for so much during the holiday season: a successful year of concerts and community performances, the smiles and applause of hundreds of students engaged through our community Outreach initiative, and you, our supporters and friends. Thank you for all that you … Read More

PGMC hopes you’ll give back this holiday season!

Wendy LambourBlog

We are thankful for so many incredible community organizations This holiday season, the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus is thankful for so many other wonderful non-profits and agencies throughout the Philadelphia region. We are proud to work alongside them as we all strive for a more inclusive, loving, and giving community. As we think back on the past year, and all … Read More

Here’s the scoop on some FAQ’s for PGMC’s Bandstand Bash!

Wendy LambourBlog

OK, you’re standing in front of your closet preparing for Saturday night, and you wonder… What do I wear? What do I do with my hair? Never fear, we’ve got you covered. Here’s what you need to know to get ready for Fall Ball 2017: American Bandstand! Theme: Yes, American Bandstand was on the air for nearly 40 years, but … Read More

This Memorial Day SALE is HOT! HOT! HOT! – 35% off ALL Tickets for OPENING NIGHT!

Wendy LambourBlog

 35% off ALL ticket prices for 35 amazing years! Kick-off your summer with the best offer out there for One Hit Wonders: A Sing-A-Long! tickets. In celebration of our 35th anniversary season, take advantage of this Opening Night exclusive with promo code “OHW35“! **Offer valid 5/26-5/29 and for the purchase of Thursday, June 1, 2017 tickets only**

Which one hit wonders will you be singing??? Inquiring minds want to know…

Wendy LambourBlog

The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus is in rehearsals for the final concert of its 35th anniversary season, One Hit Wonders: A Sing-A-Long!  With performances on Thursday, June 1 and Friday, June 2 both at 8:00 p.m., this concert will be the perfect way to kick off your summer. Fun 60’s tunes? Check. Fierce 70’s disco? Check. 80’s pop, 90’s rock, … Read More

PGMC receives Non-Profit Hero award from Delaware Valley Legacy Fund

Wendy LambourBlog

On Sunday, April 9th, the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus will accept an award alongside four other incredible individuals and groups who advance the rights of the LGBT community in the Delaware Valley region. We could not be more proud…or thankful. The 2017 HEROES Awards, presented by DVLF (the Delaware Valley Legacy Fund), are meant to honor youth, allies, businesses, and … Read More

Welcome the latest PGMC singers in our new member spotlight

Wendy LambourBlog, New Members

Moving to a new city can be an intimidating and stressful prospect. Don’t know anyone? Not sure where to go for a fun night out? Worst of all, wondering where you’ll get your singing kicks? Never fear: PGMC is here! The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus has been welcoming new members, including new Philadelphians, with open arms every year since its inception, … Read More

Celebrating Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus’ 35th Anniversary Season!

Wendy LambourPress Releases

Philadelphia, PA (November 2016) – The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus’ (PGMC) 2016-2017 season will be an exciting one, as the chorus celebrates its 35th Anniversary Season! There will be special events planned throughout the year, and we hope you will be there to join in the celebration. The first main stage performance is presented by Geno’s Steaks.  All Wrapped Up … Read More

Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus’ biggest fundraiser, Fall Ball, is back with a prohibition theme!

Wendy LambourPress Releases

Philadelphia, PA (September 2016)- On Saturday, October 15th, 2016 The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus (PGMC) will open the doors to the Loews Philadelphia Hotel and celebrate their biggest fundraiser of the year, “Fall Ball.” Now in its 5th year, Fall Ball is a wonderful evening filled with dinner, drinks, dancing, and some of the best entertainment that Philadelphia has to … Read More

PGMC’s Outreach program aims to empower LGBTQ teens

BradBlog, Outreach

  “We’re all one, we’re all a community, and [PGMC] welcomes everyone with open arms.” So said a teen from Philly’s Lankenau High School after the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus performed for her and her classmates. Another young woman at Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush expressed a similar sentiment: “I love everything that PGMC stands for, that it’s okay to … Read More

Modern Families: The Sears Family

BradBlog

This June, join the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus for a poignant, funny, and moving tribute to family, in all its various forms, inspired by our very own chorus members! With Modern Families, PGMC presents its most personal concert of the season, from songs celebrating the feeling of oneness that familial ties can bring (“Family” from Dreamgirls, “We Are Family” by … Read More

Modern Families: Eli and his sons

BradBlog

Eli Rivera and his sons

This June, join the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus for a poignant, funny, and moving tribute to family, in all its various forms, inspired by our very own chorus members! With Modern Families, PGMC presents its most personal concert of the season, from songs celebrating the feeling of oneness that familial ties can bring (“Family” from Dreamgirls, “We Are Family” by … Read More

Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus Presents Modern Families

BradPress Releases

A concert exploring what “family” means to the LGBTQ community PHILADELPHIA–The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus is proud to present Modern Families, an exciting concert featuring the debut of our newly commissioned piece, “That Summer: A Fantasia on Family.” Join PGMC at the Prince Music Theater (1412 Chestnut Street) June 3-4 for this heartfelt show. We open with Alexander’s House, a … Read More

Modern Families: The Finalle-Newtons

BradBlog

The Finalle-Newton Family

This June, join the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus for a poignant, funny, and moving tribute to family, in all its various forms, inspired by our very own chorus members! With Modern Families, PGMC presents its most personal concert of the season, from songs celebrating the feeling of oneness that familial ties can bring (“Family” from Dreamgirls, “We Are Family” by … Read More

Fall Ball – Thank You!

Jim FitzpatrickBlog

Wow! What an amazing event! With over 275 people in attendance, we had our largest audience to date, and surpassed our fundraising goals. We couldn’t have done it without the help of our business sponsors, volunteers, the Fall Ball Honorary Committee, the many businesses who donated items for the live and silent auction, and, of course, the generosity of the … Read More