Madrid's vaccinated elderly enjoy theater trip

Freshly vaccinated and off to the theater

(SOUNDBITE) (Spanish) 106-YEAR-OLD NURSING HOME RESIDENT FELICISIMA DE LA FUENTE (FELI)SAYING:"I look beautiful. If you look in here, I'm wearing pearls''

Felicisima de la Fuente was one of 200 nursing home residents

who were treated to a stand-up show after nearly a year of restrictions

Location: Madrid, Spain

(SOUNDBITE) (Spanish) 93-YEAR-OLD NURSING HOME RESIDENT INOCENCIA MONTANEL SAYING:"It felt a little strange. I used to go to the theater or the movies a lot but after so many months away, I looked at myself and thought 'Hey, I'm really here'."

Video Transcript

[SPEAKING SPANISH]

INTERPRETER: I look beautiful. If you look inside here, I'm wearing pearls.

[SPEAKING SPANISH]

It felt a little strange. I used to go to the theater or the movies a lot. But after so many months away, I looked at myself and thought, hey, I'm really here.