Drifting Desire is centred around the idea of encounter as a final destination, and it transports the audience to the bottom of the ocean: a virtual sea, immense, cold and blue, recreated with audiovisual supports. At these depths there is a desperate woman clinging to the idea of a future rescue. She becomes a message in a bottle, floating in the immensity of the sea.
'Drifting Desire' by Sol Picó. Photo: Albert Ruano



Dancer and choreographer of contemporary dance, in 1993 she founded her own company, Sol Picó Cia de Dansa. Picó became famous for a very personal style that is full of irony. Her company has been awarded ten Max Prizes, the National Dance Prize of Catalonia (2004), three Performing Arts Awards from the Generalitat Valenciana (2001), the Peladilla d’Or, Alcoy (2008) and the Butaca Prize (2002 and 2004).

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