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Fox Announces a New Dance Drama Series [Dance Teacher Magazine]

This looks interesting: Fox—home of “So You Think You Can Dance”—has announced that another dance television show is in the works. The series is written by Joe Sofranko and Lili Fuller, two actor-choreographers who first met as YoungArts winners.

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ICA, YoungArts Collaborate to Bring Dance Master Michael Clark to Miami [Miami New Times]

Inside the Jewel Box at the National YoungArts Foundation, dancers and audiences will celebrate a unique collaboration of creative forces, with local and international arts groups coming together to create a uniquely Miamian masterpiece.

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Miami Inspires London Dance Modernist Michael Clark [Artburst]

After a month-long residency on the YoungArts Campus, for the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) interdisciplinary performance initiative "ICA Performs," Michael Clark's time spent will yield five performances.

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From radical to classic, the dance world’s best around Miami this week [Miami Herald]

Michael Clark has been creating and rehearsing at the campus of the National YoungArts Foundation for several weeks, and the new piece will be on view at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Monday at the Jewelbox.

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YoungArts Winners Return for Transformations Showcase [Artburst]

A few minor raindrops fell before and during the outdoor screening of the five short films that made up “Transformations,” part of the Outside the Box series at the YoungArts Campus near Downtown Miami.

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Fox Developing Dance Drama ‘The Cut’ Produced By McG [Yahoo!]

Written by Joe Sofranko & Lili Fuller, The Cut is described as Friday Night Lights meets Center Stage. Fuller and Sofranko first met as YoungArts winners, joining an elite group of past recipients.

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Michael Clark: British Dance’s True Iconoclast [Miami Design District]

Michael Clark Company’s residency, public performances and programming will take place within the unique architecture of the YoungArts Jewel Box, which will also serve as a source of inspiration for dancers immersed in the light patterns and colorful mosaic reflections of the space.

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José Parlá Selected to Join Rolls-Royce Art Programme [Blouin Art Info]

Rolls-Royce has announced the selection of José Parlá to join its Art Programme during the 2016 edition of Art Basel in Miami Beach at the National YoungArts Foundation Jewel Box.

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Rolls-Royce’s Art Programme fosters creativity at Art Basel Miami Beach [Luxury Daily]

British automaker Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is expanding the visibility of its Art Programme by commissioning a public art display during Art Basel Miami Beach next month.

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One Life Exclusive: One Sir Sponsors National YoungArts Foundation [ONE Sotheby’s]

Given the amount of tony cultural events this month, it may as well be Art Basel Miami Beach already. ONE Sotheby’s International Realty got into the spirit even earlier this year by becoming a YoungArts strategic corporate sponsor.

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Creator Anna Deavere Smith’s Notes From The Field Tackles Issues Through Many Voices [blackfilm.com]

In February 2014, Anna Deavere Smith: A YoungArts Masterclass, was part of the HBO documentary series Masterclass.

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For local executives, 'giving' means more than money [South Florida Business Journal]

For Bernardo Fort-Brescia and the architects at Arquitectonica, giving to local charities and organizations has meant more then cutting checks or supporting fundraisers.