Operatic Monodrama on one act. 2013 (appx. 50’)
Text by Frida Kahlo (excerpts from her diaries)
mezzo-soprano, flute, clarinet, keyboard, 2 violins, viola, ‘cello
Frida Kahlo’s life was filled with creativity, passion, political activism and personal tragedy. This operatic monodrama uses Frida’s original texts and shapes them into a work of symbolic intent that digs deep. It is designed to be practically performed in a variety of settings, not least spaces such as galleries.