Iran Castillo joins virtual projects due to the pandemic, with his new play being presented via streamin ,. Destination: Uganda.
“A year or two ago, Eduardo Mattius, the writer of this play, invited me to sing an event and there I had the opportunity to watch the play and I really liked it. We agreed to see if I could participate at a later time, and it coincided with it now that it happened to him to do so by broadcast So that the theater does not die and those of us who are passionate about the theater want it to continue, ”Iran Castillo said in a phone interview.
In Destination: Uganda, will show us Castillo Lucia, a woman who will put her power to the test when there is an important decision in her life as a couple that makes her realize that for love, it is also necessary to give up. She is a very successful writer in everything she does. She has a rather strong personality, she is very passionate and loving. She lived for two years with her partner, who is the love of her life, but everything is complicated for her, as she faces the issue of physical separation from Andres, Who of course also lives a very complicated process, ”the actress said.
Claudio Lafarga plays Andres, a man who has a contrasting personality with Lucia, who helps her see the world from another perspective. “He’s always calmer,” he is the one who relaxes her by throwing her jokes, knows her perfectly, and knows where to give. He laughs as they compliment each other. Well, they are more active and more affected. They have been living together for two years, so they really understand each other, ”Iran Castillo shared.
On this platform the interpreter finds a way to find new audiences and give the theatrical experience another perspective. He stressed that “this method is very interesting to me because it can be seen from anywhere in the world, and this is also something new, and theater has not achieved this before, and it is wonderful that any country can see plays from different countries.”
In addition to this online project, Iran Castillo will play Gladys in the telenovela La Mexicana y Güero, which will begin airing on August 17th. “She’s a compulsive shopper, all the emptiness and sadness she feels is because she hasn’t been able to find a partner and she has a great need for that. She ends herself by buying clothes, and she loves to dress well. He buys designer clothes, falls into a terrible debt, and has papers to the end.” And he faces a lot of trouble for that. Then he will accept a very strange job in this story to pay off that debt, “the artist emphasized.
Destino: Uganda, written and directed by Eduardo Mattius, and starring Iran Castillo and Claudio Lafarga, will be broadcast live, while it is screened fully live from the Shakespeare Forum on August 9 and 16. Tickets can be purchased through the Boletia system, and the viewer will decide whether to pay 100 or 200 pesos for the show, which can be viewed from any electronic device.