By Hannah CarmonaWith school over for summer break, Maria and Mateo miss the stage. But when their parents encourage them to create their own theater magic, beautiful things happen. With the help of Mateo’s siblings and neighborhood friends, Maria and Mateo discover another side of theater as they direct their own production.…
Lights, Jazz Hands, Action
By Hannah CarmonaIt’s showtime! Maria and Mateo are eager and ready to perform. But no show is complete without its fair share of mishaps. When the lead actor falls sick one day before the performance, Mateo must take his place. Can the two cousins work together to save the show? Theater kids…
Maria and Mateo Take the Stage (Set of 4)
By Hannah CarmonaTheater kids Maria and Mateo are two talented second graders who love the spotlight. But they soon find that theater is not only fun–it can also teach important life lessons. Join these high-spirited cousins as they learn how to improvise through life’s plot twists to shine both onstage and off.
Practice Makes (Almost) Perfect
By Hannah CarmonaMaria and Mateo are eager to start rehearsals for the school play. But it turns out there is much more to putting on a play than beautiful costumes and adoring fans. It takes sharing the spotlight, learning lines, and practicing difficult dance moves–and not all of those tasks are easy…
By Hannah CarmonaFor months, Maria and Mateo have been looking forward to the auditions for the school-wide play. But when it comes time to take the stage in front of their peers, Maria is suddenly hit with a case of stage fright. This is not how she planned to make her debut!…