MSJC Presents Tres Vidas: Core Ensemble

Tres VidasWednesday, October 3
5:00 – 6:40 p.m.
San Jacinto Campus – Theater, 1500 Building
1499 N. State St., San Jacinto, CA

Tres Vidas: Core Ensemble will perform new chamber music theater work celebrating the lives of three significant Latin and South American women.

Tres Vidas celebrates the life, times and work of painter Frida Kahlo of Mexico, peasant activist Rufina Amaya of El Salvador and poet Alfonsina Storni of Argentina. The story lines include Frida Kahlo’s dramatic and passionate relationship with painter Diego Rivera, Rufina Amaya’s astounding sole survival of the massacre at El Mozote and Alfonsina Storni’s lifelong challenges as Argentina’s first great feminist poet. Tres Vidas offers dramatic situations, timeless in their emotional appeal, and a connection to audiences across all gender and ethnic spectrums. Text is by Marjorie Agosin. Music includes popular and folk songs from Mexico, El Salvador and Argentian. Vocal and instrumental music by Astor Piazzolla, Carlos Gardel and Ovaldo Golijov. Featuring Jenyvette Vega as Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya and Alfonsina Storni. Free to the public.Don’t miss out!

For more information contact Professor Willie Hamilton at 951-487-3685 or whamilto@msjc.edu.​​