Fairy Tales 2016 Official Press Release


Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus

Musical Theater, light reception following concerts

Oakland CA — Dec 6 2016 — The Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus announces its Annual Holiday Concert 2016 titled Fairy Tales: A Holiday Concert.

Join us as we journey through some of the best loved tales and visit some of your favorite characters. This family friendly concert combines classic tales with seasonal music that will fill audiences with the spirit of the season!

The Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus donates 10% of ticket sales from each of its concerts as part of giving back to the greater East Bay community. This season, the chorus is proud to donate to the Rainbow Community Center of Concord, who experienced a series of hate crimes in the past weeks.

A reception, immediately following the concert, will feature light snacks and organic Fetzer wines.

Who: Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus
What: Fairy Tales 2016: A Holiday Concert
When: Three different times and locations below

Saturday, December 3rd at 7:30pm – Lafayette Christian Church, 584 Glenside Drive, Lafayette
Sunday, December 4th at 4:00pm – Montclair Presbyterian Church, 5701 Thornhill Drive, Oakland
Saturday, December 10th at 7:30pm – Clayton Valley Presbyterian Church, 1578 Kirker Pass Rd., Clayton


$25 General Admission
$10 Seniors and Students with a valid ID
Kids 12 and under free

Saturday’s concert and the Sunday show at Montclair Presbyterian Church sold out in advance, with standing room only. Tickets for the third and final performance of “Fairy Tales” on Saturday, December 10 at 7:30pm at the Clayton Valley Presbyterian Church are available at www.oebgmc.org/tickets

Purchase tickets

call 1.800.706.2389


For more information

About the Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus

The Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus, under the direction of William Sauerland, is a 50-voice gay men’s chorus that performs a wide variety of original and popular music, provides music education for local youth and adults, and donates concert proceeds to other East Bay nonprofits of all kinds.

About William Sauerland, Artistic Director

San Francisco-based countertenor and educator, William Sauerland enjoys a varied career of teaching, singing, and conducting. Mr. Sauerland is currently the Artistic and Music Director of the Lesbian/Gay Chorus of San Francisco, Director of Vocal Music at Lick-Wilmerding High School, and Associate Music Director of the Grammy Award-winning Pacific Boychoir Academy.