Photo of Rocío Molina, Lola Cruz and Síliva Perez Cruz in Grito Pelao

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Rocío Molina: Grito Pelao

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Rocío Molina, Lola Cruz and Síliva Perez Cruz in Grito Pelao. Photo © Christophe Raynaud DeLage
Clàudia Brufau
They say that Mother knows best, but does she know how to turn that into a performance?

 

“My baby is the size of a mango now,” remarks an amused Rocío Molina. “I have an app that compares the foetus to food.” The iconoclast bailaora (flamenco dancer) confides that she has longed to become a mother and eventually became pregnant through IVF on 28 March 2018. Premiering at the Festival d’Avignon, when the foetus was the size of an avocado, Grito Pelao (bare cry) is an ephemeral show that will die when Molina gives birth. It delves into…

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