Local school choirs to participate in festival
CHARLESTON -- Fifteen high school choirs from across the state, including several from Cabell and Putnam counties, will participate in the First Lady's Festival of Songs from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Norman L. Fagan West Virginia State Theater at the Culture Center in Charleston.
Each of the choirs will have a 15-minute performance in the event, which is sponsored by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Department of Education and the Arts and the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission.
The Winfield High School General Admission Show Choir will perform at 10:45 a.m., followed by the Hurricane High School Red Hot Show Choir at 11 a.m.
During the afternoon session, the Buffalo High School Choir will perform at 1:15 p.m., and Cabell Midland High School's Rhythm in Red Show Choir will perform at 2 p.m.
The Festival of Songs is free and open to the public.