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13 Melado Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87508

Executive Director: Lisa Lincoln

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Eldorado Children's Theater Fiddler on the RoofFiddler on the Roof, 2009

About us:

The Eldorado Children’s Theatre (ECT), founded in 1999, empowers youth ages 6-18 from Santa Fe and surrounding areas to experience the joy and benefits of participating in high-quality theatrical training and performance.

How ECT benefits youth:

•High-level training in proper use of the voice and body

•Understanding and expression of texts

•Character development

•Excitement and discipline of live performance

•Improved self-confidence


How ECT benefits Santa Fe:

•Critically-acclaimed performances enjoyed by all ages

•Healthy youth development and engagement

•School performances expose students to live theater at reduced cost

Staff and volunteers:

Lisa Lincoln, Executive Director, has over 25 years of directing and voice experience. She founded ECT in 1999. Lisa is on the faculty at Santa Fe's Desert Academy, teaching music, musical theater, public speaking, and coaching the speech and debate team. Lincoln also offers private voice lessons for those who wish to develop their vocal talents.

Many parent volunteers contribute their talents to each production, some of whom have done so for years, in areas such as public relations, costume design and construction, rehearsal assistance, house management, make up, and backstage as runners, stage hands, etc.

Eldorado Children's Theatre is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization.

Production history:

Tom Sawyer March 2015
Charlotte's Web January 2013
Peter Pan December 2012
Cinderella December 2011
King and I December 2010
Chicago May 2010
Putnam County Spelling Bee Jan. 2010
Wizard of Oz Jan. 2010

Hey, Old Friends

April 2009

Schoolhouse Rock Live!

Jan. 2009

Fiddler on the Roof

Jan. 2009

Rocky Horror Show

May 2008


Feb. 2008


May 2007


Feb. 2007


Feb. 2006

Alice's Adventures

Spring 2005

Snow White

Spring 2004


Spring 2003

Stuart Little

Fall 2002

Charlie & the Chocolate Factory

Spring 2002

Peter Pan

Fall 2001

Charlotte's Web

Spring 2001

Selected scenes from:

The Wizard of Oz

Fall 2000


Summer 2000

The Princess and the Pea

Spring 2000

You're a Good Man, CharlieBrown

February 2000