After Lunae fell apart, Elena started performing in musicals. She landed a role in Mar i Cel, which brought her recognition and a Spanish Theatre Award. Thanks to the overwhelming success, Elena got a role of Rizzo in the Spanish rendition of the famous American musical Grease. Elena also landed a few roles in theater plays and participated in talent shows.
In 2010, Gadel released her first solo album Tocant fusta. It was rather popular in Spain but she still spent most of her time performing in musicals. Elena was getting one role after another. It was becoming harder and harder to book Elena for any event.
In 2012, Elena released another LP De madera.
In 2013, she was one of the judges in the music program Oh Happy Day.
In 2014, Gadel released a new album Delicada.
In 2016, Elena portrayed the rose in the musical El Petit Príncep (Little Prince).
Elena continues to record new songs and performs live.