Company: Kevin O’Day Ballett Nationaltheater Mannheim 2010 and in 2016
Choreography: Dominique Dumais
Set & costumes & videos: Tatyana van Walsum
Light: Bonnie Beecher

…….’Frida est une bombe avec un ruban autour’, – a bomb, with a ribbon around … – this is how André Breton characterizes the painter Frida Kahlo. In 1939 he presented paintings of the young Mexican at an exhibition of surrealists in Paris. Kahlo’s response was: “They thought I was a Surrealist, but I wasn’t. I never painted dreams. I painted my reality……

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