Aho’s opera Frida y Diego a success in Moscow

Kalevi Aho's chamber opera Frida y Diego was performed in Moscow by the Pokrovsky State Opera during November and December 2017. The production was received with enthusiasm and there are plans for further performances during 2018. The opera tells about the lives of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, and Trotsky is also one of the key figures of the story. The opera was premiered in Helsinki in 2014 to full audiences. The libretto (in Spanish) is by Maritza Nunez.