The Santaland Diaries

Full-Time Elf

Image by Clarke Condé

Cardboard Playhouse presents David Sedaris’The Santaland Diaries as adapted by Joe Mantello and starring Kelsey Leos Montoya with a three-show run, opening Friday, Dec. 20 at 7pm at National Hispanic Cultural Center. Like with most of Sedaris’ work, theatergoers can expect a dark and witty look at American life, this time seen through the eyes of Sedaris while he was working as a Christmas elf at Macy’s. Tickets are $22 for this 13-and-over event and can be found at nhccnm.org. (Clarke Condé)

Sunday Dec 22, 2019

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1701 Fourth Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102-4508
US

Phone: 246-2261
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$22

Ages:

13+

Contact:

Doug Montoya

Phone: 5058045685
Website: Click to Visit

A wry and witty look at the combo of retail hell and theatrical spectacle that is the holiday season, a sharp, narrowly observed dark comedy.

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Starring Kelsey Leos Montoya

Based on his beloved humorous and autobiographical essays, David Sedaris' The Santaland Diaries, adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello, is a wry and witty look at the combination of retail hell and theatrical spectacle that is the holiday season, a sharp, narrowly observed dark comedy.

Kelsey Leos Montoya is a founding Member of Cardboard Playhouse Theatre Company and has performed with mayny theatre companies in Albuquerque.

 Kelsey starred as Erik in the horror film "Fender Bender" and co-starred as Jason in Adam Wingard's cult favorite, "The Guest" starring Dan Stevens.