"moving, insightful and emotionally rich while still being aesthetically and artistically adventurous and challenging"|
"a dense and sometimes perplexing meditation on maternity"
- Time Out NY
"No tenors, no arias, no orchestra pit, no plot. Can “You, My Mother” really be called an opera? Yes, it can!
This new work by the Two-headed Calf does exactly what opera is supposed to do: brilliantly melding music and text to deliver an emotional wallop."
- The New York Post
Kristen Kosmas & Rick Burkhardt (text and music for part 1)
Karinne Keithley-Syers & Brendan Connelly (text and music for part 2)
February 9 - 20, 2012
The Ellen Stewart Theater at La MaMa, E.T.C. (NYC)
For Shows at the River-to-River Festival
Music Performed By Yarn/Wire
Ian Antonio (percussion)
Russell Greenberg (percussion)
Laura Barger (piano)
Ning Yu (keyboards)
Joshua Modney (violin)
Mariel Roberts (cello)
Scenery and Lights
Slide Projection Design
Hye Young Chyun
Rhedd Morton Jankel