Kitsilano Showboat has been a popular summer stage on Vancouver's westside waterfront since 1935. The volunteer-led organization has helped showcase talent from around the corner and around the world. On July 16, 2016 Lions Gate shared the stage with ...more
Lions Gate Chorus performed on Canada Day at Waterfront Park in North Vancouver with our beautiful city of Vancouver as a backdrop.
It was an extra special day for Sandy's husband Tim Marron, as he is now a Permanent Resident of Canada. Sandy dedicated our tune "Canadian Man" to her...more
Lions Gate Chorus received this wonderful message from David Sangster, Director of Forth Valley Chorus. Sandy and Tim were hired by his chorus to work with them in the week prior to the contest and during the contest weekend in Newcastle.
Hello to our beautiful friends in...more
Lions Gate Chorus is honoured to be the recipient of this year’s Marcia Pinvidic Expression Award, presented to the Region 26 quartet or chorus earning the highest Expression category score. The award was presented to Lions Gate Chorus at the Region 26 competition in Saskatoon, SK in April 2016...
Lions Gate Chorus competed at the Region 26 convention this past weekend in Saskatoon, SK, and was thrilled to take home the gold with a record breaking regional score of 703! The chorus has qualified to represent Region 26 at the Sweet Adelines International convention in Las Vegas in October...more
On April 11, 1938 the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet Singing in America was founded in Tulsa, Oklahoma, marking the official celebration of Barbershop Quartet Day.
Lions Gate Chorus wishes everyone a happy Barbershop Quartet Day! This is good timing,...more
If you're a performer, you've no doubt familiar with the sabotaging interior conflict of stage fright. Miranda Wilson's article "Disarmed: Dropping the Protective Armour of Stage...more
Lions Gate Chorus performed at this year's Vancouver Christmas Tree Lightling event. Back for its 9...more
Vocal technique instructor, Karyn O'connor provides a great resource for singers on her Singwise site. She covers a wide range of topics of interest to singers such as caring for your voice, how to eliminate vocal breaks and how to select the right song. She also includes Quick Reference tips...more
Lions Gate Chorus members purchased a brick in memory of Marg Lutz, Director Sandy Marron’s mother. Marg, affectionately named “Queen Mum”, passed away earlier this year. The brick engraved in Marg’s memory now forms part of the Brick Patio adjacent to the International Headquarters building in...more