Rehearsals are at First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 425 Congress Street, Portland, Maine on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:00. Come join the fun!
The spring schedule is as follows:
Pride 2018 - MGMC will have special guest appearances each night.
June 14 we will have Women In Harmony under the direction of Kitty Beller-Mckenna. June 15, we will be joined by Brian Calhoon and Greg Jukes. June 16 the New Hampshire Gay Men's Chorus will be joining us.
The Maine Gay Men's Chorus
The original Maine Gay Men's Chorus was established in 1992 and performed in Maine until 2012. The new Maine Gay Men's Chorus was relaunched in January 2015.
We are very excited to present, "I Sing Out!" for our Pride concert. This year we are excited to have special guests at each nights performance who will join us for a great concert. June 14 we will have Women In Harmony under the direction of Kitty Beller-Mckenna. June 1, we will be joined by Brian Calhoon and Greg Jukes. June 16 the New Hampshire Gay Men's Chorus will be joining us.
Our kick-off rehearsal will be moved to Wednesday, February 14th
January 22, 2018
We are back on with tap class. Had a great class tonight. Next one is Wednesday.
January 17, 2018
Dance class is on despite the snow. We will be at East End Community School 6:30 tonight. It turns out this one was cancelled by Portland because of snow. :-(
August 2017 - We are preparing for another exciting season with the Maine Gay Men's Chorus! We welcome new members. Auditions for new members is on Wednesday, August 30th. If you can't make that date, please email the director at email@example.com.
December 2016- We had such a wonderful Holiday Concert "Snowfall". Our audiences keep increasing. Larry has been busy listening to new music and ordering copies for our first rehearsal for PRIDE 2017.
June 12, 2016 - Our hearts go out to the victims of the Orlando shooting. Such senseless violence is hard to fathom. We are thinking of our brothers and sisters in Orlando during this awful time.
May 2016 - After a wonderful singing retreat on May 14th we performed our concert at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Brunswick on May 15th. There was a great audience there. Such nice people and they were very appreciative. Next we are really looking forward to our run at Portland Players theater starting on June 16th. We are busily rehearsing our dance numbers. It's going to be a great show! Don't miss it!!
January 2016 - Getting ready for our kick-off rehearsal for the 2016 pride concerts. The first rehearsal will be on Wednesday, January 27 at 6:30.
November 20, 2015 - We had our last regular rehearsal before tech week. We're very excited to present this concert! The chorus sounds great! The guest soloists are awesome! Don't miss the show! Tickets are available at the top of this web page.
October 31, 2015 - We are delighted to welcome guest soloist, Martin Lescault. Martin was once a singing member of MGMC and has gone on to a successful singing career in the greater Portland area. Don't miss the show!
July 21, 2015 - Thank you so much men of MGMC for your excellent performances at the pride concerts!! I was so proud to be standing in front of you! We are deep into the planning for our 2015 holiday concert in December. Rehearsals will be on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:00 at First Parish Church in Portland beginning on Wednesday, September 9th.
May 23, 2015 - It's hard to believe that we have been rehearsing since January. The men of the chorus have accomplished so much in that time and are sounding great! Make sure you check us out on "207", the wonderful local news program in Maine. The episode should air during pride week.
Also, please check us out on www.gofundme.com
All donations are gratefully accepted. Just go to the gofundme site and search for "Maine Gay Men's Chorus". You can also access our go fund me campaign through our Facebook page.
Thursday, January 1 - Happy new year!! January 1, 2015 marks the launch of the new MGMC organization and website. If you are interested in singing with us please visit us on Facebook and sign up on the event entitled "Maine Gay Men's Chorus First Rehearsal!". If you don't use Facebook or don't want to sign up that way please email us to let us know of your interest. Spread the word!!