Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 7:30pm
Born in Crystal Lake, Ill., to an Irish-Catholic family with nine theatrically-inspired children, Megon McDonough was inspired to play the guitar and sing after watching The Beatles on Ed Sullivan. She wrote her first song at the age of 11.
Thursday, June 12, 2014, 9:00am
Michael Gott travels throughout North America and Europe, singing and speaking at conferences and spiritual centers. In recent years, he has shared the stage with internationally known personalities such as Dr. Wayne Dyer, Dr. Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson and others.
Since 2010, Michael Gott has been the assistant minister and choir director at Unity of Houston. With his background in disparate musical disciplines such as gospel, pop, opera, musical theater, classical piano and jazz, he has developed a unique performance style that is exciting, engaging and heartfelt.
Accomplishments include: the release of ten albums, performances of his musical, Split Ends (co-written and performed by Dea Vise) in Dallas and Los Angeles and of his chamber opera Five O'clock Call in Tulsa. In 2000 he co-wrote a new musical with librettists Joan Jenkins and Greta Muller called All STRESSED Up With Nowhere To Go. The show first premiered in the 2001 Dallas Festival of Independent theaters. In April of 2002, it opened to rave reviews and sellout crowds at the Kim Dawson Theater in Dallas.