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2020-21 Season Subscriptions are on sale now!

Join Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus for Season 37! We are still unable to sing in-person due to COVID-19, and we are planning for both virtual and live performances depending on guidance from our national, state, and local health authorities. The health and safety of our members and audiences comes first and foremost. Regardless, we plan to put on entertaining shows for you whether they be live or virtual. We hope you will join us!


– Access to ROYALS: Kings, Queen & Prince virtual performances: August 21 & 22, 2020 at 8:00 PM or August 23, 2020 at 3:00 PM
– Automatic annual subscription to CGMCTV online show streaming (a $50 value) – available starting 8/1/2020
– 19-20 Season Subscribers: Ability to use leftover tickets from last season anytime during Season 37

Our subscribers get the best seats at the best prices – before our shows go on sale to the general public! With our subscription Flex Ticket packages, you can use your tickets any way you want! See each show in our season once or in any combination that works for you and based on your availability. You will save up to 20% on tickets by subscribing to our season.

PRICING (subject to change)
$117.00 – 4-Admission Flex Package
$90.50 – 3-Admission Flex Package
$65.00 – 2-Admission Flex Package

Subscribers will also receive reserved front orchestra seating for all main stage shows and reserved seats for cabaret shows, unlimited free exchanges if you need to change dates or shows, a discount on additional single admission tickets for friends and family, and access to advance show information from our Artistic Director, Jimmy Morehead!

We will contact you to confirm your venue choice and date for all performances.

All subscription purchases are non-refundable. The fees cannot be waived as they are part of the package price. Please contact Director of Operations Kevin Corbett at or by calling our office at 773-296-0541 with any questions.

Check out our 2020-21 Season!

Around the World in 80 Minutes

Fall Cabaret

Let members of CGMC take you on a musical trip around the world! This world music cabaret will transport you to the Great Down Under, Asia, South America, Africa and Europe. A small cast of performers will be your tour guides as we enjoy all the musical traditions our world has to offer. Join us on this musical adventure!

  • Friday, October 16, 2020 at 8:00 PM – Virtual or Live (TBD)
  • Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 8:00 PM – Virtual or Live (TBD)
  • Sunday, October 18, 2020 at 3:00 PM – Virtual or Live (TBD)

A Christmas Carol: Haunted Homo Holiday

Holiday Show

Join us as we ring in the holidays with this Dickens classic. With original music by Artistic Director Jimmy Morehead and book by Ashlee Hardgrave, this updated LGBTQ+ journey through this seasonal favorite will surely delight your festive dreams. Discover how the holidays are saved THIS time!

  • Friday, December 4, 2020 at 8:00 PM – Athenaeum Theatre or virtual option (TBD)
  • Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 8:00 PM – North Shore Center in Skokie or virtual option (TBD)
  • Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 3:00 PM – Beverly Arts Center or virtual option (TBD)

Lipstick & Lyrics: Diva Dracula Drag Show

Live-Singing Drag

A cast of talented drag performers and dancers from CGMC will bring you the spooooky side of the winter. Draculas, goblins, mummies and witches will cast their spell on you this bloody and gory live-singing drag show. Bring your garlic!

  • Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 8:00 PM & 10:00 PM – Venue TBA
  • Friday, February 26, 2021 at 8:00 PM & 10:00 PM – Venue TBA
  • Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 8:00 PM & 10:00 PM – Venue TBA

The Wizard of Oz: Debbie Does Dorothy

Spring Show

Frank L. Baum’s classic “The Wizard of Oz” comes to new life with original music by Artistic Director Jimmy Morehead and book by Ashlee Hardgrave. This time Dorothy’s journey takes a wild turn. Join her and her beloved friends on this rainbow brick road. But wait?! Who is that extra person? What does Debbie want…an old-fashioned lesbian love story?

  • Friday, May 14, 2021 at 8:00 PM – Athenaeum Theatre
  • Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 8:00 PM – North Shore Center in Skokie
  • Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 3:00 PM – Beverly Arts Center