Former #OCSB distinguished teacher and current church choir director – raunchy LGBT plays

Is it appropriate for a church choir director to also be the music director of a raunchy play by an LGBT playgroup? Avenue Q is the raunchy play

 

https://ca.linkedin.com/in/john-mcgovern-179a8546

  • Organist

    St. Basil’s Church
    September 2000 – Present (15 years 3 months)
  • Organist for Resurrection Choir

    St. Patrick’s Church, Fallowfield
    January 2008 – Present (7 years 11 months)
  • Musical Director and Accompanist

    Toto Too Theatre Company
    July 2013 – June 2015 (2 years)

    Musical Director and Accompanist for Toto Too’s production of “Avenue Q” presented at Kailash Mital Theatre, Carleton University, June 17-20, 2015 at 7:30 pm.

http://www.dailyxtra.com/ottawa/arts-and-entertainment/toto-theatre-set-produce-avenue-q-109213

Toto Too Theatre set to produce Avenue Q The raunchy puppet show comes to Ottawa

Songs like “The Internet is for Porn,”

Toto Too will partner with the Ten Oaks Project — a charity that employs a variety of programs, including summer camps, as a means to connect and empower children of LGBT families — to teach young people about theatre.

http://www.tenoaksproject.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/TOP-2015-TTT-Press-Release.pdf

https://www.facebook.com/TotoTooTheatre/

http://www.stlyrics.com/a/avenueq.htm

http://www.catholicleague.org/broadways-problem-catholicism/

 

http://newottawacritics.com/2015/10/15/toto-too-brings-high-quality-queer-theatre-to-ottawa/

http://www.dailyxtra.com/arts-and-entertainment/ottawa%E2%80%99s-toto-theatre-brings-the-love-valour-and-compassion-162695

JM is a retired OCSB teacher and recipient of Distinguished “Catholic” Educators Award

OCSB Choir night with John McGovern:

https://bboard.ocsb.ca/bbcswebdav/institution/OCSB%20Corporate/Board%20Departments/Directorate%20and%20Corporate%20Services/Communications/Webmaster%20Files/Choir/Newsletters/ocsb-choir-christmas-concert-2014.pdf

 

 

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