YAJAIRA PAREDES is a Venezuelan actress whose work includes television, theater, films, and voice-overs, and is one of the creators of Teatro del Sol, the first bilingual theater company in Philadelphia.  Her performing credits include Rosellie in The Sea Voyage (PAC), Good Cuban Girls by Iraisa Ann Reilly (The Arden Theatre), Secret Things by Elaine Romero (Ariel Theatre – zoom), A Thousand Fibers by Alec M. Hersh (Taller Puertorriqueno), Extreme Home Makeover by Makasha Copeland (2022 M. Elizabeth Osborn Award Winner). Actress/producer (Philadelphia) – Mujeres de Par en Par by Indira Paez (2013), Passport by Gustavo Ott (2014 – Fringe Festival), Bodas de Sangre de Lorca (2016). Instagram @yajairaparedes.