Bayou City Performing Arts
BCPA, widely respected for community leadership in inclusion and diversity, continues to provide opportunities for a wide range of Houstonians, fulfilling its mission of excellence in music - coupled with unity and pride.
Every four years, GALA Choruses hosts the largest GLBT choral festival in the world. Festival 2012 was held in Denver, CO and drew a record-breaking 6000+ delegates. GALA Choruses is excited to announce that Festival 2016 will be held in Denver, Colorado on July 2-6, 2016. Start building your Festival 2016 fever by watching our Born This Way video
Our 2014 - 2015 Season
Making Spirits Bright... A Holiday Tradition
Celebrate the holidays with the Gay Men’s Chorus of Houston and the Bayou City Women’s Chorus in a fun-filled evening of holiday favorites, breathtaking classics and outrageous surprises. The Bayou City Chorale is sure to put you in a joyful mood and make your spirit shine. Featuring Gay Men Chorus of Houston and Bayou City Women’s Chorus
Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 7:30pm
Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 3:00pm
Starry, Starry Night
The Bayou City Women's Chorus will delight you with songs celebrating our Celestial Bodies. It is an evening of elegant classical and fun contemporary music with a hint of humorous parody.
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 7:30pm
Let Freedom Sing
The Gay Men’s Chorus of Houston will celebrate diversity and pride with a review of LGBT iconic songs and people as we inspire future generations. Elton John, Freddy Mercury, ABBA, Madonna, The Weather Girls, Harvey Milk, and Langston Hughes, to name a few. Let’s take a moment to celebrate!
Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
Our 2014-2015 Open Rehearsals for fall are:
For the Men: September 8th, 15th and 22nd
For the Women: September 9th, 16th, and 23rd.
Rehearsals begin at 7:00 pm.
If this is your first time tovisit us, please arrive early – between 6:00 and 6:30 – in order to meet our Membership/Mentor team and fill out some paperwork. Open rehearsals are an opportunity for you to check us out and see if you and we are a fit!
Where Do We Rehearse ?
The Gay Men's Chorus of Houston GMCH
Bethel United Church of Christ
1107 Shepherd Drive
Houston, TX 77007 Just South of I-10
The Bayou City Women's Chorus BCWC
St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
5401 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77004 In the Museum District