Excerpts from a live performance of a new music drama created by Opera Piccola (“Small Works”), a former Oakland nonprofit arts organization. March 2008 at Ashby Stage, Berkeley, CA. Script by Sonal Acharya; Music & Lyrics by George Brooks. Directed by Susannah Wood. Story of a modern family struggling with a changing India, woven together with ancient tales about identity.
Artists Jovelyn Richards, (poet), Evan,Hastings (theater), and Doug Calderon (cartoon artist)
Mirrors of Mumbai, a clip from live performance of our show about India past & present
Hansel & Gretel, dances from performance by Crowden School students
Opera Piccola ArtGate students at Oakland’s Sankofa Elementary, Castlemont High, Oakland Technical High