Madrid/Castelló, Sept 23 (EFE).- Actors Petra Martínez and Juan Margallo will premiere the 2022 National Theater Prize they have just received in the city of Castelló, where they will perform “La senorita doña Margarita” this Friday , directed by Margallo and starring Martínez.
“When I close my eyes, I see myself with Juan on stage, in life, with children, with friends. Juan and I together with our discussions, with our everything,” the actress, who was awarded with her husband Juan Margallo, tells Efe.
“Juan and I are in disbelief. It was very nice that they gave them to both of us. Our careers are united, we have always worked together”, emphasizes Martínez (Linares, Jaén, 1944).
“As the years go by, the prizes become more fun, they are more exciting,” Petra Martínez added in a statement to Efe, on her way to Castelló, where she will go to the tables of the Paraanimph of the Universitat this afternoon. Jaume I to perform “Miss Doña Margarita”, a work she already performed 30 years ago.
“I’m going to do the show happier than a partridge, enchanted by life,” says Martínez with a laugh, planning to tell the audience, “in case you haven’t heard yet.”
He recognizes that this prize, awarded by the Ministry of Culture, for his “deep and permanent commitment to art and society” and for “coherence in his career on stage”, makes him happy, “but even more for sharing with Juan “.
Now, after the news, she’s happy, happy. “When I close my eyes, I see myself with Juan on stage, in life, with children, with friends. Juan and I together with our discussions, with our everything,” he adds.
He acknowledges that, while arguing with Juan, “we have the ability to use anything in terms of humor, both at work and at home,” adds Martínez.
He assures that when they’re arguing, “we break that tension with some humor and usually say, ‘Hey, we’re going to die,’ and we cut it off with that sentence.”