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Beatrice Manley


Nationality:    USA
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Conjur Woman

Conjur Woman

The play concerns a conjur woman who uses spells and potions to turn her lover into a tree so that he cannot be sold into slavery. Tragically, even the conjur woman's powers cannot stop the tree from being chopped down and made into logs. The title Conjur Woman is an homage to Billie Holiday.

Original music for Conjur Woman is composed by La MaMa founder/artistic director ellen Stewart, Along with Dabney, Harry Mann, Jasper McGruder, And Yukio Tsuji, And is played on A cornucopia of instruments including A harmonica, washboard, jug, Acoustic guitar, bass, And percussion

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Dramatic folk opera

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