all artwork, unless otherwise noted, is by member Sue Dunmore
Family of Friends – Pride concert & dance
Saturday, June 17, 7:00 pm
First Unitarian Church of Chicago, 5650 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago
We presented a positive, upbeat concert celebrating families and friends. Co-hosted by Affinity Community Services.
Press Release for Family of Friends
Wanting the Music – an original musical celebrating the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival.
Saturday, January 28, 7:00 pm & Sunday, January 29, 1:30 pm.
Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N Knox Ave, Chicago.
So.much.fun. We had over 500 people from 17 states and provinces joining us to remember MichFest. Besides having an original script and 6 original songs, the chorus sang pieces from beloved Michigan artists, and we also had a craftswomyn area, wristbands, T-shirts (still a few available–contact us!), and bare-breasted festie-goers (you are the BEST audience ever)!
Press Release for Wanting the Music
Voices of Joyful Rebellion Pride Concert & Dance
Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Broadway United Methodist, Chicago
Saturday, June 18, 2016, cohosted by Affinity Community Services at First Unitarian, Chicago
We presented songs of rebellion, including “Goddesses’ Rage” by Chicago composer Paula Walowitz, the source of our concert title: “This violation of all that is holy must stop. It’s gone on too long. Voices of joyful rebellion are swelling. The power of life is again growing strong.”
Joyful Rebellion Press Release
Wildest Dreams Concert
If we were only limited by our imaginations, where would we go?
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Ethical Humanist Society, 7574 N. Lincoln Ave., Skokie
Proud to Be . . . Me! Concert & Dance
June 6, 2015, at Broadway United Methodist, 3338 N. Broadway Street, Chicago, IL 60657.
June 13, 2015, at Beverly Unitarian Church, 10244 S. Longwood Dr., Chicago, IL 60643. Benefit for Affinity Community Services, a social justice organization that serves LGBTQ and Black communities.
Proud to Be Me Press Release
Loves Lost, Loves Found
February 6 & 7, 2015, at Ethical Humanist Society, 7574 Lincoln Ave, Skokie.
Loves Lost Press Release
Women in Music Concert
November 16, 2014. Artemis Singers performed at the Lakeside Pride Symphonic Band concert, with celebrity guest emcee Lea DeLaria, at Preston Bradley Center, Chicago. See coverage in press.
Sister Singers Network Festival: Returning to Our Roots
Friday, July 25, 2014, at University of Illinois, Krannert Center for Performing Arts, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois.
A Feminist Mosaic Pride Concert and Dance
May 31, 2014, at Broadway United Methodist, Chicago. Feminist Mosaic Press Release
Chicago Loop Pedway Concert
December 21, 2013, at Holiday Hub, Block 37, 108 N. State Street, Chicago. PRESS RELEASE
A Midwinter Night’s Journey
A journey into the longest night – songs of the Winter Solstice
December 6 & 7, 2013, at Ethical Humanist Society, 7574 Lincoln Ave, Skokie. PRESS RELEASE
Illinois Marriage Equality Bill Signing
November 20, 2013, at University of Illinois at Chicago-Forum.
March on Springfield for Marriage Equality
October 21, 2013, at Illinois State Capitol, Springfield, Illinois.
Amazon Women Rise! Pride Concert and Dance
June 1, 2013, at Broadway United Methodist, Chicago. PRESS RELEASE
Many Voices Create the Song
January 19, 2013, at Ethical Humanist Society, 7574 Lincoln Ave, Skokie. PRESS RELEASE
Girls’ Night Out Pride Concert and Dance
Saturday, June 2, 2012, at Broadway United Methodist, Chicago. PRESS RELEASE
Near and Far
Saturday, January 11, 2012, at Irish American Heritage Center, Chicago.
Shall We Dance Pride Concert and Dance
Saturday, June 11, 2011, at Broadway United Methodist, Chicago.
Our Kind of Sound: Artemis Singers Turns 30!
December 4, 2010, at Skokie Theatre.
Our Kind of Sound: Sister Singers Network 10th National Women’s Choral Festival
June 30-July 5, 2010, hosted by Artemis Singers at Loyola University Chicago, Lakeshore Campus.
Artemis Singers: Sampler
March 4, 2010, at Sulzer Public Library.
Artemis Singers: A Girl Meets Girls Musical
with original script by Loraine Edwalds
June 20, 2009, at COS Episcopal Church.
Peace, Freedom, & Justice Concert
with Tricia Alexander and Diana Laffey
December 6, 2008, at Berry United Methodist Church.
Chicago Gay & Lesbian Hall of Fame: Induction of Artemis Singers!
December 13, 2008, at Chicago Cultural Center.
Chicago Pride: Sounds of Our City
with Karen Mooney & Friends
June 13, 2008, at Harold Washington Public Library.
Womensing: A Journey Through the History of Women and Song
June 21, 2008, at Berry United Methodist Church.
Hallowe’en Samhain Concert
October 20, 2007, Kindred Hearts, St. James Presbyterian.
Songs of the Seventies
March 3, 2007, at Kindred Hearts, St. James Presbyterian.