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On Demand January 16-Feburary 3, 2023  |  Streaming Event Havana Hop

Event Description

Dance along to keep confidence and memories alive! One actress portrays three generations of women in this interactive show written and performed by Paige Hernandez with music by Nick Tha 1DA.

Young Yelia dreams of making it big but there is one problem—her terrible stage fright! After seeking advice from her mother, Yeila embarks on a journey to Cuba to “find roots, get confidence and be amazing!” Yelia reconnects with her ailing grandmother and is inspired to create an unforgettable hip-hop performance. Dance along in this joyful, interactive show that explores confidence by discovering roots and creating new ones.

Recommended for grades: K-3
Content available to stream on-demand at a time of your choosing from January 16-Feburary 3, 2023. 
You may access content for your classroom multiple times. One registration per class required.

Run time: 57 mins



  • Teacher Resource Guide
  • Pre-Show Classroom Connections Workshop
  • Collaboration & Self Care Video
  • Hip-Hop Dance Tutorial

To request a field trip, please complete the online 2022-2023 School Field Trip Order Form by clicking the “Register” button on this page. Registrations and order by phone are not accepted, but we are happy to answer your questions.

For assistance in choosing the best shows for your class, please contact the Education Hotline at 216-348-7909 or schoolprograms@playhousesquare.org.


Registrations are $20 per class and may accommodate up to 30 students. If your class is larger, or if you’re registering multiple groups, please contact us for a price quote. Adult participation is free, though they must be accounted for in your reservation numbers.

Cleveland Metropolitan School District teachers: Thanks to a generous donation from the KeyBank Foundation, a limited number of free and reduced-cost tickets are available for CMSD schools and approved partnered schools (view eligibility list). Contact us at 216-348-7909 or
schoolprograms@playhousesquare.org for ordering instructions.

This Streaming Performance for Schools is part of the Playhouse Square Education Department Social Justice Series.