Unison Festival 2018
Sugar Saturday, December 8, 2018 St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, 1121 14 Ave SW Come and feast on sweet musical confections from One Voice Chorus! Music to lighten the heart, sweeten your evening, and make your heart (and your teeth!) sing. Tickets on sale now! Read more…. Rainbow Cabaret Saturday, February 23, 2018 Unitarians Calgary, 1703 […]
Unison Festival Unisson
We’re still glowing! On the May long weekend, One Voice Chorus, Calgary Men’s Chorus and the BarberEllas hosted the Unison Festival Unisson 2018 – a fabulous weekend of song and queer community. 20 choirs from Victoria to St. John’s came together on the Mount Royal University campus in Calgary for a great big queer choral love-in. […]
Out Loud !
Unison Festival Unisson You can see One Voice Chorus in the opening concert for Unison on Friday, May 18, 2018! The festival kicks off with an opening concert on Friday night that will be a feast for the eyes and ears! Marking the 20th anniversary of Unison Festival, host choirs Calgary Men’s Chorus, One Voice […]
Dinner with OVC: Sabroso!
Singing Love, Community and Strength When the politics of the world become polarizing, it’s easy for us to name the things that we’re against. What would happen, though, if we spent more energy on naming the things that we support, and to state our support out loud? Might it be an antidote to division? On Saturday, […]
Bridges Resource List
Formerly known as “March Forth!”, Dinner with OVC is one of our most popular events and it’s coming up in two short weeks! This year’s event is Dinner with OVC: Sabroso!, so named for our Spanish theme. That’s right, we’ll feature Spanish cuisine and Spanish entertainment and “sabroso” is the perfect word for it, because […]
For those Indigenous audience members who may be looking to reconnect with Indigenous traditions and community, please check out the following suggestions from Michelle Robinson and Evans Yellow Old Woman. We thank Michelle Robinson and Evans Yellow Old Woman for making the following suggestions: Aboriginal Friendship Centre of Calgary https://www.afccalgary.org/ Elbow River Healing Lodge https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/findhealth/Service.aspx?id=1009201 […]
Over this past concert period, OVC choristers have been on a powerful journey with members of the Indigenous community. We have laughed and cried with our distinguished guest Indigenous artists and speakers, and a question that came up repeatedly was: “How can non-Indigenous folks be allies to our Indigenous neighbours?” Part of the answer lies […]
How can non-Indigenous Canadians be good allies to their Indigenous neighbours? Members of One Voice Chorus have spent their rehearsals this fall exploring this question, ultimately discovering how much they have left to learn. But as the Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu wrote, the longest journey begins with a single step. The choir invites its audience […]
Prairie Queer Companion
We look forward to seeing you for our 2017-18 season! Until then, we wish you a happy summer filled with love and laughter ?
Holding space for one another’s stories Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 7:30 pm St. Stephen’s Anglican Church 1121 – 14 Ave SW Adolescence is a challenging time for many of us, not least for queer youth. It sometimes includes being the victim of taunts, rigid social norms, and fear of letting others know who they […]