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December 6, 2014 – December 14, 2014 all-day
El Museo Del Barrio
1230 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10029

El gato con botas (Puss in Boots)

by Xavier Montsalvatge

 Meet the Artists: El gato con botas 
Welcome to another edition of Meet the Artists featuring singers Ginger Costa-Jackson, Karin Mushegain, Andrea Carroll, Craig Verm, Kevin Burdette, and Stefanos Koroneos of Gotham Chamber Opera and Tectonic Theater Project’s production of Xavier Montsalvatge’s  El gato con botas, presented December 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 13 & 14, 2014, a co-production with El Museo del Barrio and Works and Process at the Guggenheim.

Sunday, December 7

2:00 PM Performance, 3:00 PM Family Fiesta

El Museo del Barrio, 1230 Fifth Avenue

Don’t miss Montsalvatge’s operatic take on the classic story of a mangy feline with magical talents. See the amazing Bunraku puppetry that turns a fairy tale into an afternoon of “tuneful,” “magical,” “exquisite,” and eye-opening opera.

60 minutes. Sung in English.

A Gotham Chamber Opera and Tectonic Theater Project production.

Co-produced by El Museo del Barrio and Works & Process at the Guggenheim.


Immediately following the performance (3:00 – 4:30 PM)

A festive reception of sandwiches, dessert and beverages in the cafe of El Museo del Barrio.

  • Meet the singers and puppets from the show.
  • Have your photo taken with the cast.
  • Prizes for the most creative costume for those who wish to dress in character – Come dressed as the Princess, the Prince, the Ogre, or El gato himself!


Family Fiesta Committee

Gaby and Bob Baron

Leslie and Kevin Coleman

Blair and Cheryl Effron

James and Andrea Gellert

Laura Gellertand Pranav Ghai

Lily and Bruce Kinlin

Millie and Darin McAtee

Jennifer Rogers and Robert Carlock

Kim and Rich Rosenbaum

Lara Tabac Sheridan and Tom Sheridan

Eve Yohalem and Nicholas Polsky

Family Fiesta Benefit Tickets

Adults – $375 ($175 tax-deductible contribution)

Children – $100 ($50 tax-deductible contribution)

Tickets include premium seating for the performance of
“El gato con botas” and the Family Fiesta reception.