“Requiem For A Young Man is a feast for the senses…”
Priscilla Bagley sang in the premieres of Requiem For A Young Man as the soldier’s mother. She has been professionally employed as a leading lady of both opera and musical theater, her body of work ranging from the title role in Madame Butterfly and Violetta in La Traviata to Rona Lisa Peretti in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee and Mama Morton in Chicago. She starred in The Sweetest Sounds: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein and It’s a Very Good Year at Mad Cow Theatre’s 2011 Orlando Cabaret Festival, and most recently appeared as Mother in Ragtime at the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center. She has been contracted as the Soprano Soloist in many prestigious oratorio performances including Vivaldi’s Gloria and Beethoven’s Choral Fantasy in The Manhattan Choral Festival at St. John the Divine, New York and in Leonard Bernstein’s The Lark at the National ACDA Festival in Washinton, D.C. and Palace Het Loo in the Netherlands.