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Feb 27 - 28, 2024  |  Mimi Ohio Theatre The Unauthorized Biography Series School Matinee Performances

Event Times

  • Tue  |  Feb 27, 2024 10:00 AM
  • Tue  |  Feb 27, 2024 12:00 PM
  • Wed  |  Feb 28, 2024 10:00 AM
  • Wed  |  Feb 28, 2024 12:00 PM
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Event Description

Combining biographical hip-hop songs and documentary-style music videos, The Unauthorized Biography Series is an explosive and motivational musical presentation. It awakens the greatness that lives within us all by celebrating four of the world’s greatest cultural icons: Martin Luther King, Jr., former President Barack Obama, Malala Yousafzai and Serena Williams.

Recommended for grades: 6-12
Running time: 60 minutes

The 10 a.m. performance on Wednesday, February 28, 2024 will have a sign language interpreter. Guests who need the assistance of the interpreter: please note this on your order form so we can seat you appropriately.


Included with registration:

  • Teacher Resource Guide
  • Pre-show Classroom Connection Workshop video (grades 6-8)
  • Pre-show Classroom Connection Workshop video (grades 9-12)

To request a field trip, please complete the online 2023-2023 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.


Groups of 10 or more, $7 per ticket with one complimentary ticket for every 20 purchased
Groups of 9 or fewer, $12 per ticket

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 (see eligibility list here). Contact us at 216-348-7909 or schoolprograms@playhousesquare.org for availability and ordering procedures.

This School Matinee Performance is part of the Playhouse Square Education Department Social Justice Series.