After a year without being able to take place, The Metropolitan Theater Awards better known as Los Metro were carried out successfully.
Different celebrities gathered at the Angela Peralta Theater, which witnessed this award that recognized the best of theater in Mexico in the 2020-2021 period.
Personalities like Regina Blandón; Michelle Rodriguez; Mariana garza and Sergio villegas, the minds behind this accolade; Gabriela de la Garza, Morris Gilbert, among others.
Héctor Bonilla was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award. Although the actor was not present, his children received the award and through a video thanked this recognition in which he commented that his arrival at the theater was due to an accident.
“I am deeply grateful to the Metropolitan Theater Awards for this recognition of my career, the first time I went to a theater I was a child, disguised as a devil for a school shepherdess and so I accidentally discovered that magical place in which to my surprise, they paid me to do the same thing that outside the theater they scolded me “, was heard in the clip.
The In Memoriam moment managed to draw some tears from the attendees as it was set to music by a choir of male and female nurses who have fought against the COVID-19 pandemic.
In the middle of the awards ceremony, works such as Chicago The Musical, Ghost The Shadow of Love and Urinetown they performed musical numbers for the audience present.
For its part, Poder Prieto made use of the stage to make a call to avoid racism due to skin color and in the same way make the producers aware that the characters they are given are sometimes stereotyped. In the middle of their speech they invited to raise their fists and say “I am proudly black.”
Cesar Enriquez He also won the award in the Best Lead Male Performance category for La Prietty Guoman. And he dedicated the award to the LGBTTTIQ + communities, mentioning that he will stop doing this staging until there are no more murders of trans people.
Another important moment was the triumph of Maria Leon in the category Best Lead Female Performance in a Musical as she won being nominated for two projects: Today I can not get up, shortlist that he took, and Chicago The Musical.
The finale was carried out by the cast of Today I can not get up in which María León, Yahir, Alma Cero and more took the stage to interpret part of the songs of Meccano marking the end of the 2021 edition of Los Metro.