Robert Xavier Rodriguez's colorful score is a perfect match for the passionate art of legendary Mexican painter Frida Kahlo. Wracked by agonizing physical pain and caught up in a stormy marriage to Diego Rivera, the flame that fueled Kahlo's art just kept burning and never turned into ash. She created fifty-five self portraits. But no portrait of her is quite as revealing as the one in Rodriguez's opera.
Sung in English and Spanish with English and Spanish projected translations.