Mariana Villegas / Lagartijas Tiradas al Sol

Este cuerpo mío

Part of the festival “The Mole Keeps on Digging. Animals / Politics / Performance”


With German surtitles / Spanish / 60 min.

“Are we more than just our bodies?” asks Mariana Villegas. The protagonist of the solo evening opens up conventional views for discussion, attending to the difference between people who appear desirable and those whose appearance does not fit the norm. Villegas finds herself excluded and beyond the standards defined by the beauty industry. “Este cuerpo mío” shows the necessity of redefining our understanding of the body.


Staging and Performance: Mariana Villegas / Co-Director and Choreography: Zuadd Atala / Artistic Support: Luisa Pardo, Gabino Rodríguez and Sergio López Vigueras / Production Assistant: Jimena Hinojosa and Alma Gutiérrez / Technical Direction: Sergio López Vigueras and Carlos Gamboa / Light: Sergio López Vigueras / Sound: Juan Leduc / Video: Andrea Soler and Carlos Gamboa / Image Design: Andrea Soler / Translation surtitles: Franziska Muche


  • Past
    Thu 28.9.2017, 19:00 / HAU3
    Fri 29.9.2017, 21:00 / HAU3
    Sat 30.9.2017, 21:00 / HAU3


Co-production: Teatro Línea de Sombra (Mexico), Lagartijas Tiradas al Sol (Mexico), Münchner Kammerspiele.

Supported within the framework of the Alliance of International Production Houses by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media.


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