Kansas City's Gay Men's Chorus
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Heartland Men’s Chorus Presents “Identify!”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rick Fisher 816.931.3338 hmc@hmckc.org For Tickets: 816.931.3338 or hmckc.org   Heartland Men’s Chorus Presents “Identify,” An inspirational performance uniting voices against bullying, Created to change hearts and minds. Performances March 25 and 26, 2017 at the Folly Theater Featuring “Tyler’s Suite” by Stephen Schwartz et al, TED Talk Sensation Morgana Bailey, Soprano Nancy Nail, & Twin […]

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HMC 2016-2017 Season Announcement

Heartland Men’s Chorus 2016-17 Season Kicks Off with a “Classy, Brassy and Sassy” Kansas City Christmas Performances Dec. 3 and 4 at Folly Theater And at the new venue, JCCC’s Yardley Hall, Dec. 10   KANSAS CITY, MO (Oct. 24, 2016) — Dustin S. Cates, Artistic Director of Heartland Men’s Chorus (HMC), announced Monday that the 31th season will open with […]

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HMC Presents “Perfect Pitch”

With a little less piano and a whole lot of heart, Heartland Men’s Chorus, Kansas City’s gay men’s chorus, presents “Perfect Pitch,” a concert that celebrates the power and beauty of the human voice. Singing mostly a cappella arrangements, the 135-voice chorus will perform songs featuring intricate arrangements of contemporary popular music including “The Good Life” by OneRepublic, “Stitches” by […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus Turns 30

Heartland Men’s Chorus (HMC) has announced its upcoming season, the 30th anniversary for Kansas City’s gay men’s chorus. The season will begin with Kansas City Christmas, December 4-6, 2015. The title of the concert is an intentional holdover from last year’s record-breaking holiday concert. “Our holiday concert is considered an annual tradition by so many in our audience,” says artistic director […]

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HMC Takes on Fringe Festival with Big Gay Sing

Heartland Men’s Chorus usually takes the summer months off, but this year the group is poised to launch a new event as part of the Kansas City Fringe Festival. The Chorus will present Big Gay Sing, an interactive sing-along variety show for four performances, July 17-19, 2015. “It will be more of a party atmosphere, as opposed to a concert […]

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HMC Gets Wicked with Summer Concerts Celebrating Composer Stephen Schwartz

Heartland Men’s Chorus will present “A Little Bit Wicked,” a concert devoted to the music of composer Stephen Schwartz, June 13 and 14, 2015, at the Folly Theater. Featuring songs from his Broadway and film musicals, the repertoire will span more than 40 years of work by the prolific composer. “Stephen is one of the rare modern Broadway composers who […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus and the Lawrence Children’s Choir celebrate America’s modern families

Heartland Men’s Chorus will celebrate the diversity of the American family in its spring concert “Modern Families,” March 28 and 29, 2015, at the Folly Theater. The concert is the latest in the group’s series of “musical documentaries” that use music, narration and multi-media elements to illustrate a particular social issue. Artistic director Dustin S. Cates has a personal connection […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus Is Home for the Holidays

Heartland Men’s Chorus will celebrate all things Kansas City in its holiday concert, appropriately titled “Kansas City Christmas,” December 5-7, 2014, at the Folly Theater. The first concert of the group’s 29th season is also the first under the direction of its new artistic director Dustin S. Cates. “Pride in our city and our community is at an all-time high,” […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus Announces 2014-2015 Season

Heartland Men’s Chorus has announced its 29th season, the first under the artistic leadership of Dustin S. Cates. Cates was chosen as artistic director after a national search earlier this year, and guest conducted the chorus during the spring 2014 program I Am Harvey Milk. The season will begin with the holiday concert, Kansas City Christmas, December 5-7, 2014. The […]

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Heartland Men’s Chorus Goes Big with “Vegas, Baby”

Heartland Men’s Chorus will bring together guest artists from the worlds of theatre, magic, music and aerial acrobatics for its upcoming concert “Vegas, Baby,” June 13-15, 2014, at the Folly Theater. Audience interest in the concert is expected to be so great, the chorus has added a third performance of the concert’s run, something previously reserved for the group’s holiday […]

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