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GMCW featured on WHUT-TV

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC was featured on episode #205 of “ARTICO” on WHUT-TV (Howard University’s Public Television station on channel 32). The program focuses on arts in the community. Artistic Director Thea Kano spoke of the history of GMCW and its music. GMCW members Michael Smith and Marcus Brown (also a Howard […]

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DC Metro Theater Arts review of TransAmerica

On June 2-3, 2018, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC presented TransAmerica, a celebration of the transgender and genderqueer communities. Critic John Stoltenberg of DC Metro Theater Arts writes, “Featuring a stage full of soaring, sonorous voices and an astute program of songs in celebration of authentic selfhood, it was, in a word, exhilarating. […]

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Rave review for TransAmerica from MD Theatre Guide

On June 2-3, 2018, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC presented TransAmerica, a celebration of the transgender and genderqueer communities. Critic Liz Ruth-Brinegar from MD Theatre Guide gave a rave review. Ms. Ruth-Brinegar writes, “When you’re at a concert that both moves you to tears and stuns you with the quality of musicianship, you […]

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Meet our TransAmerica guest performers

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC is thrilled to welcome two special guests for our TransAmerica concert on June 2 and 3, 2018 at Lincoln Theatre. Joining GMCW will be soprano Breanna Sinclaire and advocate Vanessa Ford. BREANNA SINCLAIRÉ A native of Baltimore, MD, Breanna Sinclairé is a graduate of the esteemed Baltimore School […]

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Rave review for GMCW’s TTBB adaptation of Duruflé Requiem

On March 3, 2018, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC presented the world premiere TTBB adaptation of the Maurice Duruflé Requiem. Critic Jamie McCrary of Washington Classical Review gave a rave review of GMCW’s premiere of the work, arranged and conducted by GMCW artistic director Thea Kano. McCrary writes,”This was a high-quality, artistically nuanced performance. […]

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Transgender soprano Breanna Sinclairé to perform with GMCW

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC (GMCW) is thrilled to announce that transgender soprano Breanna Sinclairé will join GMCW as it continues its 37th season, Make America Gay Again. Ms. Sinclairé will join the Chorus for two concerts in 2018 – first for the world premiere of the tenor-bass arrangement of Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem in […]

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Rock Creek Singers on NewsChannel 8

Washington, DC December 22, 2017 Rock Creek Singers appear on NewsChannel 8 On Friday, December 22, 2017, our vocal ensemble Rock Creek Singers appeared on NewsChannel8 to sing holiday carols and help ring in the holidays. Rock Creek Singers joined Adrianna Hopkins on the morning news down in Arlington, VA at the NewsChannel 8 studios. To see […]

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Rave review for The Holiday Show

December 12, 2017 MD Theatre Guide says The Holiday Show is “not to be missed” Critic Liz Ruth-Brinegar from MD Theatre Guide gave a rave review for the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC’s 2017 holiday concert, titled The Holiday Show. “If you’ve never seen the GMCW in concert before, I have great confidence that once […]

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Potomac Fever on ABC7

Washington, DC November 30, 2017 Potomac Fever appears on ABC7 News On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, our vocal ensemble Potomac Fever appeared on ABC7 (WJLA) and NewsChannel8 to sing holiday carols and promote our upcoming production of The Holiday Show. Potomac Fever joined Kidd O’Shea on the morning news outside the Wiehle-Reston metro stop to […]

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The District Now Review: “A fun night”

November 15, 2017 Washington, DC Rave review for It Takes Two Theater critic Aaron Myers of The District Now gave a rave review to the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC’s season-opening cabaret It Takes Two presented on November 11 at the Atlas Performing Arts Center. Myers writes ” I’m not positive if it was said […]

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