BAM presents the world premiere of this solo bio show about audacious Mexican painter Frida Kahlo. Written and performed by Andrea Dantas. More…
After facing an episode of bullying due to her Jewish heritage, and being told she was "found in the trash" by her parents, a rebellious young Frida Kahlo is determined to prove that she is not a “nobody." But a tragic, near-fatal bus accident, her own insecurities, substance abuse, and a heartbreaking betrayal leave Frida in shambles. Shattered and alone, Frida is forced to look at her own self and depict her suffering on the canvas, becoming one of the most iconic female painters of all time.
See it if You want to experience the most captivating version of Frida Kahlo you'll ever see.
Don't see it if You are offended by powerful women.
See it if you want to be moved and if you love artistic choices. This show will make you fall in love with the theater all over again.
Don't see it if you are uninterested in poignancy and exciting theatrical experiences.