Out Loud !
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 ?
OVC Book Sale
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 […]
Brian Tate Workshop and Concert
Books Between Friends is hosting One Voice Chorus for a 3-day book sale you won’t want to miss! Books Between Friends is a used bookstore with a mission to donate money to charities. Check out www.booksbetweenfriends.com for more information on Louise and her innovative store.
March Forth: A Dinner Party
One Voice Chorus members were thrilled to participate in a workshop hosted by Brian Tate on Saturday, March 18 and Sunday, March 19, 2017.
Savour the tastes, sights, sounds of Italy at “March Forth, a Dinner Party” presented by One Voice Chorus! Join us as we celebrate March Forth, a new(ish) holiday in which people make a special effort to improve their lives and “march forth” toward their dreams and aspirations. We’ve teamed up with a number of local […]