Tres Vidas: Three Notable Latina

tres-vidas-frida“Tres Vidas: Three Notable Latina,” a chamber music theater work, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 14 at the St. Charles Borromeo Convocation Center in Romeoville.

It is 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 written especially for the Core Ensemble by Osvaldo Golijov, Orlando Garcia, Pablo Ortiz and Manuel DeMurga.

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