La Mercè opening speech

Leticia Dolera, proclaimer of the feast

An actress from Barcelona is this year’s Proclaimer for the Festa Major, to which she not only brings her experience as a screenwriter and director, but also her steadfast defence of women’s rights. This year, her feminist commitment has taken shape in a book entitled Morder la manzana[Bite the Apple].

The Mercè speech will feature a sign language interpretation and screen transcription service, it can be followed live from a giant screen that will be installed in Plaça Sant Jaume and streaming from the websites of La Mercè and Barcelona Cultura.

La Mercè opening speech

Friday 21 September
Days Times Prices
Friday 6.30pm

Reserved entry