Maya & Miguel
Maya & Miguel" chronicles the adventures of 10-year- old Latino twins, Maya and Miguel Santos, as they figure out how to leave their stamp on the world around them, and features their relatives and diverse neighborhood friends. The comedy revolves around Maya's well-intended meddling in her family's and friends' lives, ultimately leading her to create new quandaries to fix -- all the while doing good for the family and community.
Maya & Miguel Previous Broadcasts
The Autograph (Episode #104)
KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 5, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
When Paco unwittingly destroys Miguel's favorite Orlando Cruz baseball card, Maya decides to fix the situation by getting an autograph from Orlando himself, who is coming to town that weekend with his team. What ensues is a Naked Gun-like series of escapades where the kids try to get ever closer to the star by impersonating a boy-band, hot dog vendors, and a big furry mascot.
- KQED Kids: Fri, Mar 6, 2015 -- 9:30 AM
- KQED Kids: Fri, Mar 6, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
When Maya Met Andy (Episode #103)
KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
Miguel recalls the time that a new kid moved into the neighborhood: Andy. As we all know, Andy's missing an arm. Maya, eager to make Andy feel comfortable in their group, tries to steer the boys away from playing sports because she assumes that Andy won't be able to participate. This results in the proverbial unstoppable force (Maya) meeting the immovable object (Miguel and his boys trying to play ball). And besides, the boys don't seem to have any problem with playing ball with Andy. In the end, Maya learns that true sensitivity means treating others as equals.
- KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 5, 2015 -- 9:30 AM
- KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 5, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
The Matchmaker (Episode #102)
KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
One evening, after Maya sees Abuela Elena dancing alone after dinner, she decides that her grandmother's cheery exterior is masking a deep loneliness - and that Abuela Elena needs to be fixed up on a date. Maya's big idea launches a quest for an eligible sixty-something bachelor, the mother of all makeovers, and a blind date that doesn't go as planned.
- KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- 9:30 AM
- KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 4, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
Mala Suerte (Episode #101)
KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 2, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
When the usually meticulous Rosa scorches the family breakfast, Maya thinks the apartment is cursed with bad luck. Using Maggie's grandmother's Guide to Feng Shui (which they don't really have time to read thoroughly), Maya, Miguel and the gang redecorate the entire place in an effort to restore positive energy before Santiago brings home an important supplier for dinner that evening. But at dinner that night, the kids' freshly painted walls, makeshift Asian fountains, and rearranged furniture cause a lot more harm than good.
- KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 9:30 AM
- KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 3, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
I Love Maya (Episode #165)
KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 2, 2015 -- 9:30 AM
Maya learns that Fabian's new play centers around a 10-year-old girl. Maya is determined to get the part... it's perfect for her! After all, she's a 10-year-old girl! She goes all out to convince Fabian that he should pick her, which he finally does. Maya's thrilled... until she learns that the main character sleeps through the whole play! She switches gears, trying to get others to swap roles with her, but fails. Finally she decides that sleeping in a bed is not her idea of acting, and quits the play. Rosa counsels her to see her commitments through, and a guilty Maya goes back to the auditorium, just in time to crawl into bed and be the "star" of the play. Despite the fact that she has no lines, Maya has fun, and learns the value of keeping her promises.
A House Divided (Episode #162)
KQED Kids: Sun, Mar 1, 2015 -- 7:00 PM
Tired of constantly bumping into each other, Maya and Miguel opt to split the apartment in half. They run a piece of tape down the middle, and promise not to cross it under any circumstances. Unfortunately for Maya, the bathroom is on Miguel's side. Unfortunately for Miguel, the umbrellas are on Maya's side, and it's raining. Splitting the apartment turns out to be harder than they thought! When they are forced to work together on a diorama for school, they enlist Tito's help to move supplies back and forth between them, rather than cross the tape. During the project-making, Paco ends up in a bucket of paper machier, and Maya and Miguel finally cross the tape barrier to save him. In the end, they learn from Tito (an only child) what a gift it is to have a sibling.
- KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 2, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
Say Cheese! (Episode #161)
KQED Kids: Sun, Mar 1, 2015 -- 1:00 AM
School picture day is coming up and the girls are excited to look their best for the big day. But Maggie, much to her dismay, gets braces put on just before the shoot. Maya does everything she can to make things better for her friend, but nothing seems to be working.
- KQED Kids: Sun, Mar 1, 2015 -- 9:30 AM