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Holiday Flamenco 2017: The Little Match Girl

Companía Chuscales y Mina Fajardo and Teatro Paraguas present The Little Match Girl

WHAT: The Little Match Girl, a flamenco holiday extravaganza

WHEN: December 20-23; Wednesday 12/20 at 7:00pm. 

                                          Thursday 12/21 at 7:00pm

                                          Saturday 12/23 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm

WHERE:  Teatro Paraguas, 3205 Calle Marie

TICKETS: $25 general admission, $20 seniors and students 


RESERVATIONS: 505-424-1601

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Companía Chuscales and Mina Fajardo will present a Christmas

flamenco extravaganza entitled The Little Match Girl, based on the short story by Hans Christian Anderson, at Teatro Paraguas for four performances December 20-23.  Renowned guitarrist Chuscales and choreographer Mina Fajardo lead a company of musicians, actors and dancers in a fabulous flamenco interpretation of the cherished story.  The company features Monze Diaz as a solo dancer, Amanda Cocker as dancer and narrator, singer Nicolasa Chavez, dancers Charles Brunn and Kelly Tucker, and Siena Price as the Little Match Girl.  

Compania Chuscales y Mina Fajardo have performed many times at Teatro Paraguas, and elsewhere in New Mexico.  Previous concerts include Una Nota de Lorca (2016), Romance de La Luna (2016), Choreography & Calligraphy (2017),  and Dance with Spirit - History of Santa Fe, NM (2017).

The Little Match Girl is a family-friendly production, with four performances just before Christmas:  Wedenesday, December 20 at 7:00pm, Thursday December 21 at 7:00 pm, and Saturday, December 23 with performances at 2:00pm and 7:00pm.  Tickets are $25 general admission, and $20 for seniors and students.  

Tickets may be purchased in advance at Or reservations may be made by calling 505-424-1601.

This project made possible in part by: New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs; the National Endowment for the Arts; Santa Fe Arts Commission, McCune Foundation; Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry, and the Santa Fe Community Foundation.

 Director, Choreographer, Playwright and Dancer: Mina Fajardo
Music Director, Composer and Guitarist: Chuscales
Solo Dancer: Monze Diaz
Actress: Amanda Crocker, Kelly Tucker, Siena Price
Actor: Charles Brunn, Argos MacCallum