Fort Lauderdale Gay Mens Chorus in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Author: 
Carrie Fowler
Curator: 
Michael Newlin
Over 26 years ago, Dr. Keating had a vision of a gay chorus for the state of Florida. While a gay chorus was not an original idea, it certainly was in Florida. He founded the original Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida, which many years later changed their name to The Fort Lauderdale Gay Men's Chorus out of respect for other South Florida area choruses. This chorus was the first established gay arts organization in the State of Florida and has gained respect and admiration from the community over the years with both gay and straight audiences.


 

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