Hispanic Heritage Month: Tres Vidas (The Life of Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya, Alfonsina Storni)

Hispanic Heritage Month: Tres Vidas (The Life of Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya, Alfonsina Storni)

Event Type

Alumni

Location

Hulman Memorial Student Union, Dede II

Date

Time

Phone

(812) 237-2877

Description

A chamber music theatre works for singing actress and trio (cello, piano and percussion) based on the lives of three legendary Latin American Women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Salvadoran peasant activist Rufina Amaya and Argentinean poet Alfonsina Storni text is by Marjorie Agosin.

The show features a wide stylistic range of music, including popular and folk songs of Mexico, El Salvador and Argentina, vocal and instrumental tangos by Carlos Gardel and Astor Piazzolla and new music was written especially for the Core Ensemble by Osvaldo Golijov, Orlando Garcia, Pablo Ortiz and Manuel DeMurga. for singing actress and trio (cello, piano and percussion) based on the lives of three legendary Latin American Women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Salvadoran peasant activist Rufina Amaya and Argentinean poet Alfonsina Storni text is by Marjorie Agosin.