"Tongues Bloody Tongues: 11 July 1926"
an excerpt of the opera Tongues Bloody Tongues

Performed by Killsonic
at REDCAT in Downtown L.A.
on July 23, 2010
as part of the NOW Festival

CREDITS:

Performed by Killsonic
Libretto by Joseph Tepperman
Music composed by Michael Anthony Ibarra, David Dominique, Jose Varela, Ashley Stuart, Bryan S. Diaz, princessFrank, and Geneva Skeen
Art Direction by Dorian Wood

Cast
GERTRUDE BELL: Leah Harmon
SADDAM HUSSEIN: Michael Anthony Ibarra
QUEEN HUZAIMA BINT NASSER: Eddika Organista
KINAHAN CORNWALLIS: Dorian Wood
HAJI NAJI: Joseph Tepperman

Production Team
Lighting Design: Dominique Rodriguez
Stage Managers: Christoper L. Janney and Dominique Rodriguez
Lead Makeup Artist: Taryn Piana
Video Projections: VJ Fader
Sets and cast costumes made by Rafa Esparza, Eddika Organista, Ariana Petrojvic, Jason Savvy, and Dorian Wood
Chorus dresses designed by Kate Gilbert and made by Kate Gilbert, Mary Gilbert, and Geneva Skeen
Audio Mastering by Matt Lynch
Videography by Carole Kim, Jenn Kolmel, and Dan O'Sullivan
Editing by Chip Yamada

Killsonic
Musical Director: Michael Anthony Ibarra
Trumpet: Jose Varela
Woodwinds: Luis Chavez, Bryan S. Diaz, Angel Hernandez, Eddie Rivas, Christian S. Rosales, Brian Walsh
Trombones: David Dominique, Joseph Tepperman
Tubas: Ben Friedmann, Paul Perez
Accordions: Laban Pheidias, Jason Savvy, Dorian Wood
Drums: Andy Hunter, Eddika Organista, Ariana Petrojvic, princessFrank, Ashley Stuart
Chorus: Afsaneh Moallef Akbari, October Crifasi, Lisa Dee, Kate Gilbert, Rx Harpe, Alissa Kueker, Jill Paxton, Gloria Plaza, Taryn Piana, Sara Radovanovic, Rosa Rojas, Sugey Salazar, Geneva Skeen, Justine Woodford

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