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2011-05-23 13:05:00

WASHINGTON May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA is inviting the general public and journalists to a special concert at 7 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 25, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington to honor American achievements in human spaceflight. The event, "Human Spaceflight: the Kennedy Legacy" is a musical celebration on the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's speech to Congress when he challenged our nation to land a man on the moon and return him safely to...

2011-05-05 14:23:00

Tickets as low as $4-$20, metro accessibility, and bring-your-own-picnic privileges make the Wolf Trap Experience a unique summer-time must! ALL SHOWS ON SALE High-resolution downloadable images of summer shows are available on Wolf Trap's web site: http://www.wolftrap.org/Media_and_Newsroom/Photos_for_Publication.aspx VIENNA, Va., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces its entire 2011 summer season, featuring 99 performances at the...

2009-03-27 15:20:00

VIENNA, Va., March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts proudly presents more than 170 performances during the 2009 Summer Season at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts. Highlights include the world premiere of Face of America: Glacier National Park featuring The Sun Road, a new ballet by Trey McIntyre; the National Symphony Orchestra at Wolf Trap hosted by Festival Conductor Emil de Cou; eight performances of Disney's High School Musical;...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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