Orlando Hernández

Master Tap Artist | Theater Creative

Orlando is a Master Artist of Tap Dance, Poetry, Music, and Theater. He has a B.A from Yale University and has performed on stage in Trinity Repertory productions of Fuente Ovejuna, and Christmas Carol.

He Is a member and a co-founder of
Teatro del Pueblo @RILA and has performed, translated, and adapted bilingual plays (Romeo and Juliet, La Tempestad and Tanta Bulla … ¿y 'pa Que?) for Teatro en El Verano, a RILA- Trinity Rep partnership.

Orlando lives in Providence, and is fluent in Spanish and English. He is of Puerto Rican origin.

Teaching Experience: Orlando has taught tap in the Providence and Central Falls schools, and can work with all age groups.

He is the
Performing Arts Programs Coordinator at RILA and can be reached at this E-Mail: orlando@rilatinoarts.org