Outstanding lyrics. Enchanting music. A charming portrayal of their lives.
Masha Zakheim, author of Diego Rivera In San Francisco
Brilliant! Very funny and deeply moving. The songs are mesmerizing.
Joan Ablon, Professor Emerita UCSF, Anthropologist and author
A masterful melding of music and lyrics.
Jean Pumphrey, Literary Director of Marin Poetry Center
I enjoyed it very much!
Sandy Staggs, El Tecolote (Bay Area newspaper)
Frida & Diego is worthy of the big time.
Jose Luis Leiva, Theatre Director
December 13-21, 2002
The Diego Rivera Theatre
City College of San Francisco
Directed by Jose Luis Leiva
Musical Direction by Michael Shahani
Choreography by Dean Loumbas
Lighting Design by Jeffrey M. Kelly
Set Design by Richard Eisbrouch and J. L. Leiva
Costume Design by Robert Horek and J. L. Leiva
Sound Design by George Georges
Teresita Soto as Frida Kahlo
Melissa Wong Renatti
Flute: Nancy Hunt
Violin: Gerardo Moreno
Trumpet: Keith Johns
Guitar: Niall Fordyce
Bass: Nadine Whitfield
Piano: Les McWilliams
Percussion: David Dieni
Marimba: Andrew Marchetti
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The Diego Rivera Theatre is the home to one of Riveras most important murals. To find out more about the Diego Rivera Mural Project, go to www.riveramural.com