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On November 27, 2018, #MenAliveGivesBack to our community on #GivingTuesday by hosting a Benefit Concert for the Bridges Youth Program of OC Human Relations, a non-profit organization based in Santa Ana, CA that works with local schools to build safe and welcoming campus environments that are respectful of diversity. Their work aligns with MenAlive’s passion for creating unity through music and building bridges to the public at large.
This One-Night-Only Benefit Concert will begin at 7PM at Church of the Foothills located at 19211 Dodge Ave. Santa Ana, CA 92705. MenAlive would like to invite everyone to attend this unique live event where MenAlive will be previewing a selection of songs from our upcoming holiday concert, MERRY & BRIGHT (performing November 30th and December 1st at the Irvine Barclay Theatre), and to shine a spotlight on how OC Human Relations supports and contributes to our community.
OFFICIAL STATEMENT RE: HEROES VENUE CHANGE
Our season finalé concert “HEROES”—which was scheduled at the Irvine Barclay Theatre—has now been moved to The College of the Arts at Cal State Fullerton’s Meng Concert Hall, located at 800 N. State College Boulevard in Fullerton for two FREE performances on Saturday, July 21 at 4pm and 8pm (there will be no Friday performance). Parking at the theater’s parking structure is free also.
MenAlive - Orange County Gay Men’s Chorus Announces Cast of Upcoming Orange County Premiere of Andrew Lippa’s I AM HARVEY MILK Presented as part of Season Finalé Concert HEROES
MenAlive, the Orange County Gay Men's Chorus, under the direction of Artistic Director Bob Gunn, proudly announces the final cast selection of their upcoming Orange County Premiere production of Andrew Lippa's groundbreaking oratorio I AM HARVEY MILK. The cast joining the chorus on stage for I AM HARVEY MILK will be Tenor Stephen Brothwell as Harvey Milk, Boy Soprano Colin Eaton as Young Harvey Milk, and Soprano Brooke Aston as Harvey Milk's mother. I AM HARVEY MILK-featuring words and music by Tony Award nominee Andrew Lippa(The Wild Party, The Addams Family, Big Fish) and orchestrations by August Eriksmoen-is an hour-long original musical that chronicles the life of LGBTQ Icon Harvey Milk, who was a tenacious gay rights activist and was the first openly-gay elected official in the history of California. He last served in the San Francisco Board of Supervisors before his tragic assassination in 1978.
OCGMC Launches Logo Refresh in Advance of its 2017-18 Season
MenAlive, OC Gay Men's Chorus is unveiling a refreshed brand identity that will be implemented across all of MenAlive's channels and portals over the next few weeks. A blend of the familiar and the modern, the new logo design is one of the many initiatives in OCGMC's exciting next phase as we continue as a noted, well-respected non-profit arts organization in Southern California.
Yost Theatre glitters with MenAlive's 2016 Gala April 29
MenAlive presents its GALA 2016 cabaret show All That Glitters at The 1912, the new showroom at the Yost Theatre complex, Friday, April 29 in Downtown Santa Ana’s Art District. Hosted by TV star Scott Nevins, the event will feature music by MenAlive, a silent auction, and the presentation of the 2016 Rich Cook Bridge Award.