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Untuxed - A Vancouver Men's Chorus Podcast

Untuxed - A Vancouver Men's Chorus Podcast

By Vancouver Men's Chorus
Join us as we kick off the 40th season of Vancouver Men's Chorus with UNTUXED: a VMC podcast. A podcast dedicated to the legacy of VMC's first four decades, we share the stories of our members and our organization. Exploring beyond the stage as we share memories of singing, rehearsing, performing, and even a little bit of drag.

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Season Two, Episode Zero.

Untuxed - A Vancouver Men's Chorus Podcast

The Drag - Last Show On Earth with Cameron Power and George Schwab
Kicking off the season (officially) with VMC's very own Whore-ia Estefan (Mikey Van Nen) and Wan Ting Moi (Cale Tian), this week we go indepth with Vancouver Men's Chorus' annual fun-draiser show Singing Can Be A Drag. In this jumbo-sized episode, we welcome George Schwab and returning guest Cameron Power to discuss the origin, the highlights, the evolution of the live-singing cabaret show. We also celebrate the one year anniversary to our "Last Show On Earth". Also a special appearance from Hedda Nipplegate. Follow us on: Instagram: Facebook: Our hosts: Mikey Van Nen @Mikeyvannen Cale Tian @imcaletian
April 3, 2021
Season Two, Episode Zero.
Join our hosts and producers Mikey Van Nen, Cale Tian, and Humphrey Tam for the episode preview/premiere/teaser episode of VMC Untuxed. We chated about our Holiday Break, our first virtual show and last show in person, hope for 2021, Humphrey's secret to youth, and of course, the upcoming season two of Untuxed!  Follow us on: Instagram: Facebook: Our hosts: Mikey Van Nen @Mikeyvannen Cale Tian @imcaletian Humphrey Tam @buddhafied
March 20, 2021
The Making Spirits Bright 2020 Special with Aidan Hanly, Basil Girgrah and Cameron Power
In this extra festive, jumbo sized, super special episode of Untuxed. The producers of Vancouver Men's Chorus' 2020 holiday virtual show Aidan Hanly, Basil Girgrah, and Cameron Power join Mikey and Cale to chat about the fun, the crazy, and the challenges of this special production. We go behind the scene of how a VMC show is usually produced, how a socially distanced 2020 affected everything, and what songs were left on the cutting room floor. Oh! Did we forget to mention some tea being spilled? You can stream VMC's 2020 virtual show everywhere in the world from December 20th till the new year! Tickets available at Hosts: Mikey Van Nen @mikeyvannen Cale Tian @imcaletian
December 23, 2020
The Retreat with Dale Frankin and Erik Gustafson
Mikey and Humphrey welcomes VMC veteran Dale Frankin and VMC president Erik Gustafson on this episode to discuss one of the most elusive tradition of the Vancouver Men's Chorus - The Retreat. We go into skits, memories, and tiny vinyl covered beds. Follow us on: Instagram: Facebook: Our hosts: Mikey Van Nen @Mikeyvannen Humphrey Tam @buddhafied
December 18, 2020
The Dance with Mok Escueta and Randy Romero
It’s been a while... After our little hiatus we’re back with a jumbo episode with VMC’s own resident choreographers Randy Romero and Mok Escueta to talk about choreography, choralography, costume malfunctions and virtual projects.  Follow us on: Instagram:  Facebook:  Our hosts:  Mikey Van Nen @Mikeyvannen  Cale Tian @imcaletian
November 23, 2020
The First Day with Brian Porter
Mikey and Cale welcomes extra special guest Brian Porter to discuss their first days at the VMC, the first days of the organization, Erin Propp and Tina Turner.  Follow us on: Instagram: Facebook: Our hosts: Mikey Van Nen @Mikeyvannen Cale Tian @imcaletian
October 14, 2020
The Audition
Join our host Mikey Van Nen and special guest hosts, Cale Tian and Humphrey Tam on the first episode of Vancouver Men's Chorus: Untuxed. Where they share their journey of finding out about the organization, and their experiences with auditioning. With extra special audio messages from our choir brothers. Music Used: Faith - Words and music by George Michael. Arrangement by Gerry Ryan. Conducted by Willi Zwozdesky. Performed by the Vancouver Men’s Chorus in Gays of Our Lives. Follow us on: Instagram: Facebook: Our hosts: Mikey Van Nen @Mikeyvannen Cale Tian @imcaletian Humphrey Tam @buddhafied
September 24, 2020