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Young Marvels

Series Summary
This series studies some child prodigies in the arts. The profiles show how the youths balance stresses of practice and studio time with day-to-day activities of being a kid. Each episode highlights what it's like growing up with artistic ability and what sacrifices must be made to maximize talent. The youngsters include a 12-year-old cellist from a family of accomplished musicians, a 14-year-old from Vermont who moved to New York to pursue ballet, and an 8-year-old girl who plays several instruments and communicates and sings in eight languages.

Air Dates: 2014 - Present

Genres: Reality

Network: OVATION

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Season 1, Ep. 7 : Permission Slip Aug 27, 2014

Mae Ya races to make last minute changes to a song after her mother criticizes her performance; Duncan worries about impressing his father; Sophia hopes to finally convince her mom that home schooling is the right choice.

  • Season 1, Ep. 6 : Balancing Act Aug 20, 2014

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    Mae Ya puts practice aside to enjoy a rare night with friends. Matthew's parents encourage his independence. Lev is excited to perform but wishes his dad could be there.

  • Season 1, Ep. 5 : Revenge of the Nerves Aug 13, 2014

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    Matthew sets off with his dad, for his first big show since opening for Stevie Wonder. Sophia searches for the confidence she needs to wow the judges. Charlie nervously steps on stage for his recital at Juilliard.

  • Season 1, Ep. 4 : Family Ties Aug 6, 2014

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    Mae Ya prepares for a major performance. Lev is lucky to have a best friend in his dance partner. Duncan's weekend home in Vermont brings up painful questions about family time.

  • Season 1, Ep. 3 : Under Pressure Jul 30, 2014

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    Sophia contemplates home schooling, in order to spend more time training. Clark sacrifices his free time to pursue opera. Duncan escapes to an art school in New York.

  • Season 1, Ep. 2 : Practice Makes Perfect Jul 23, 2014

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    Cellist Charlie thrives at Juilliard but his parents worry about scheduling enough time for him to be a kid; Duncan has a difficult time leaving his dad in Vermont to pursue a ballet career; Polyglot Mabou confronts her perfectionist mother.

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