Rush To the Kennedy Center To Hear Two Bagley Works at the Kennedy Center Today Saturday at Noon — Too Late, Watch the Video

Here is the information from the National Press Club press release, about works by our residents the Bagleys:

Musical excerpts from National Press Club member Anthony E. Gallo’s four librettos, “A Musical Medley,” will be performed at the Kennedy Center’s Page-to -Stage Festival at noon on Saturday Sept. 3 in the South Foyer Atrium.

The four librettos include: “Lincoln and God,” (composer John Ward) about the complicated relationship between Lincoln and his spiritual self during the Civil War; “Vanderdergrift” (composer Beatrix Whitehall), a story about the industrial revolution in America; “Peggy” (composers Margaret and Grant Bagley), about Peggy O’Neill Eaton following the Presidential Election of 1828; and “David” (Composer Margaret and Grant Bagley), the tragic story of the Ancient Jewish king.

Performers include Ben Robles, Beatrix Whitehall, Ronnie Hardcastle, Margaret Bagley, Grant Bagley and Johna Leary.

No Charge. Free Shuttle from Fogy Bottom-GWU Metro stop Or park at The Kennedy Center.

More here. It is part of the 15th Annual Page-to-Stage New Play Festival.  This has some other fascinating looking works, with the performance of the last one starting at 8:30 PM.


p.s. Here is the video: