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Under the Mistletoe

Under the Mistletoe concert

Under the Mistletoe

Saturday Matinee: December 2, 2017 @ 3PM
Saturday Evening: December 2, 2017 @ 8PM
Sunday Matinee: December 3, 2017 @ 3PM

Hanna Theatre @ Playhouse Square
2067 E. 14th Street, Cleveland, OH 44115

NCMC kicks off our 30th Season with your favorite way to kick off the holiday season – our annual holiday concert. You’ll find our guys waiting Under the Mistletoe, ready to sing songs guaranteed to get you in the mood for the most festive time of the year. Sit back and enjoy carols, holiday standards, and “tinselized” dance numbers with outrageous costumes. This is one concert that will be the right size, the right color, and the right gift for you and everyone on your shopping list.

Level A – $50 per ticket
Level B – $35 per ticket
Level C – $20 per ticket

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Season Subscriptions – Season 30

Season 30 concert subscription

Season 30 Concert Subscriptions

The North Coast Men’s Chorus is excited to announce our 30th Season! This year we are proud to present all three of our concert programs at the beautiful theatres of Playhouse Square. We return to what has become the home of our holiday concert – the Hanna Theatre with three performances of “Under the Mistletoe” December 2-3, 2017. Then, to celebrate our 30th in a big way, we will be joined by the legendary Maureen McGovern for a thrilling concert at the State Theatre on March 24, 2018. Finally we close out this anniversary season June 16-17, 2018 back at the Hanna Theatre with a look at our past, present, and future in “It’s About Time”.

With another landmark season, we are pleased to be able to offer you not only the best seats in these amazing Playhouse Square theatres, but also the best price with a Season 30 Subscription. Your Season Subscription ensures you don’t miss a single moment of the magic that is the North Coast Men’s Chorus.

 

Subscription Prices – $51.00$123.00

 

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Murder Mystery Dinner 2017

Seance at Seven

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Saturday, October 14, 2017, 6pm – 11pm
Brennan’s Party Center
13000 Triskett Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44111

Join the North Coast Men’s Chorus for our first big event of Season 30! Murder is afoot, and our intrepid detective is ready to find the clues and solve the case, but only with your help! Enjoy a fun evening of dining and detective work as you try to learn the answer to that age old question: “Whodunit?”

  • Three Course Dinner
  • Cash Bar
  • Live & Silent Auction
  • Costume Contest

“Seance at Seven”
Written by: Eileen Moushey
Directed by: Bryan Fetty
Produced by: Denise Leslie

This event is currently sold out.
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For information: Tickets@ncmchorus.org, or call 216-556-0590

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Season Tickets – Season 29

Season 29 Tickets

The North Coast Men’s Chorus is excited to announce our 29th Season! We return to what has become the home of our holiday concert – the Hanna Theatre at Playhouse Square with three performances of “Our Gay Apparel,” December 3-4, 2016. After our annual Mardi Gras Celebration February 4, 2017 at Windows on the River, we return to Regina Hall at Notre Dame College with “Heart Throbs”, March 25-26, 2017. Finally we close out the season June 10-11, 2017 at Waetjen Auditorium with “Hot Time in the City.”

With another fantastic season ahead, we are pleased to be able to offer you not only the best seats in the house, but also the best price with a Season 29 Subscription. Your Season Subscription ensures you don’t miss a single moment of the magic that is the North Coast Men’s Chorus.

Ticket Price – $43.00$98.00

 

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Our Gay Apparel

Our Gay Apparel

Saturday Matinee: December 3, 2016 @ 3PM
Saturday Evening: December 3, 2016 @ 8PM
Sunday Matinee: December 4, 2016 @ 3PM

Hanna Theatre @ Playhouse Square
2067 E. 14th Street, Cleveland, OH 44115

Join the North Coast Men’s Chorus as we kick off our season with our holiday concert – Our Gay Apparel! These joyous concerts are the perfect way to start your holiday season with songs ranging from carols and classics to current pop versions that make December such a wonderful time of the year. Of course, everything will be presented in the NCMC style of humor, dance, and incredible harmonies that are on the top of everyone’s gift list. Oh, and Christmas sweaters. Did we mention Christmas sweaters? Wear yours and get in on the fun.

Level A – $45 per ticket
Level B – $35 per ticket
Level C – $20 per ticket

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Murder Mystery Dinner

The Last Dance of Dr. Disco

Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

Saturday, October 8, 2016, 6pm – 11pm
Brennan’s Party Center
13000 Triskett Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44111

Join the North Coast Men’s Chorus for our first big event of Season 29! Murder is afoot, and our intrepid detective is ready to find the clues and solve the case, but only with your help!  Enjoy a fun evening of dining and detective work as you try to learn the answer to that age old question: “Whodunit?”

  • Three Course Dinner
  • Cash Bar
  • Live & Silent Auction
  • Costume Contest

“The Last Dance of Dr. Disco
Written by: Eileen Moushey
Directed by: Bryan Fetty
Produced by: Denise Leslie

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For information: Tickets@ncmchorus.org, or call 216-556-0590

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NCMC Attends GALA Festival 2016 in Denver

Now that NCMC’s June concerts are over, you may be wondering what the guys are doing with all their free time this summer? Well, for 58 of our singers and our artistic staff, we are making the trip to Denver, Colorado to participate in the 10th Gay and Lesbian Association of Choruses (GALA Choruses) Festival from July 2 – 6. Held every 4 years, GALA Festival brings together LGBTQA choruses from all over the world to share our music and learn from one another.

The 2016 festival returns to the Denver Performing Arts Complex for 5 days of performances by over 200 choruses and ensembles totaling more than 6500 singers!  Choruses range in size from large groups like San Francisco, Seattle, and New York with several hundred members each, to groups like NCMC with less than 100, down to small groups with less than a dozen singers.  Along with groups from the United Kingdom, Germany, and France, this year features the first Chinese chorus attendee, the Beijing Queer Chorus.  There is also a small group, Mano a Mano from Cuba that has done concerts with the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles recently, and the PFLAG Juneau Pride Chorus, made up of over a dozen PFLAG moms from Alaska!  There will also be 7 youth choruses in attendance, a category that has been growing over the past decade.  To see more detail on attendees and firsts, check out this great summary from Minnesota’s One Voice chorus.

NCMC will be performing a 30 minute set of music mostly drawn from our recent “Workin’ It!” concerts. Based on the audience response in Cleveland, we are sure that the GALA attendees will love us! When we are not performing, we will be taking in the performances of as many other groups as possible. GALA Festivals are a fertile grounds for discovering new songs and even entire show concepts, as we did with “Von Trapped!” a few years ago.

Some NCMC members awaiting tech rehearsal at GALA 2012.

Some NCMC members awaiting tech rehearsal at GALA 2012.

How can I take in the GALA festival experience?

Attend a concert: If you happen to be in Denver over the 4th of July holiday, you can buy tickets to attend any of the exciting concert blocks. NCMC’s Coastliners will be performing along with 11 other small ensembles on Saturday, July 2 from 7:00 to 10:30 in the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. The entire North Coast Men’s Chorus will perform on Monday, July 4 from 12:00 to 2:30 in the Buell Theatre with 4 other choruses. Learn more about purchasing tickets at the GALA Choruses website.

Watch a live streaming concert broadcast: You can experience some of what our singers will experience from your computer in the comfort of your home or office. GALA will be broadcasting a number of concerts live over the internet this year. These concerts include morning coffee concerts, longer themed performances by some of the larger choruses, and blockbuster evening concerts featuring fun music on different themes. You can see the schedule of live streaming broadcasts at the GALA website.

Follow NCMC’s social media: We will be posting updates and photos regularly on NCMC’s Facebook and Twitter accounts @ncmchorus throughout the Festival. You can also look for GALA Festival updates from many sources under the hashtag #GALA2016. A special opportunity will be happening Tuesday, July 5 at 1:30 PM EST. NCMC will broadcast live streaming video on our Facebook page of The Coastliners pop-up concert on Denver’s 16th Street Pedestrian Mall. Like us on Facebook and tune in Tuesday morning to enjoy a mini concert along with the people of downtown Denver!
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCMCHORUS/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ncmchorus

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NCMC Performs on Fox 8 News in the Morning

A group of singers from the North Coast Men’s Chorus performed during the Fox 8 in the Morning newscast on Wednesday, June 15, 2016. NCMC members performed the song “Why We Sing” as a tribute to those killed, injured and affected by the shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando just a few days ago.

The Chorus also performed several selections to promote the upcoming Workin’ It concerts June 18  at 8 PM and June 19 at 3 PM at Cleveland State University’s Waetjen Auditorium.  Tickets for the concerts are $10-$35 and can be purchased online through Friday, and at the door prior to the performances.

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Join Us for Mardi Gras 2/6/2016!

We are pleased to announce our 7th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration on Saturday, Feb. 6th, 2016, at Windows on the River from 6:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. The event will benefit the North Coast Men’s Chorus and its Youth Outreach Program. Honorees are the Western Reserve Historical Society Youth Entrepreneurship Education Program and Joyful Noise Neighborhood Music School.
 
Come for this night of music, merriment and masquerade that has become a signature event of the city! The event combines a performance by the North Coast Men’s Chorus, directed by Artistic Director Richard Cole, superb Bourbon Street cuisine, a live and silent auction and a Mystery French Quarter Wall with a top prize of a $500 mystery item. Come swathed in your best mask to win top honors in our Spectacular Mask Contest! Plus, expect all the other traditions of Mardi Gras, including throwing beads, king cake and tossing coins!
Keep the heat of the winter going with some hot Louisiana-style fun! Get to Cleveland’s Windows on the River on Saturday February 6th for Mardi Gras 7! Admission, which includes dinner, is only $55 per person. Sponsorship opportunities for tables of 10 are also available! To make reservations visit the NCMC online store or call 216-556-0590.
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Workin’ It!

Workin’ It!

Saturday Evening: June 18, 2016 @ 8PM
Sunday Matinee: June 19, 2016 @ 3PM

Waetjen Auditorium @ Cleveland State University
2001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115

Whether you’re workin’ “9 to 5” or if you “Need a Vacation”, we will have songs that you can relate to as we celebrate Workin’ It, NCMC’s tribute to jobs, long hours, low pay, coffee breaks, coworkers, and that much cherished – two-week vacation! You’ll be glad to punch the time clock and put in some overtime with us as we close out our 28th season!

Level A – $35 per ticket
Level B – $25 per ticket
Level C – $15 per ticket
Level D – $10 per ticket

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