Jordan Levin

January 10, 2014 4:27 PM

YoungArts Week brings top teen talent to Miami for world-class mentoring

Melanie Ramos has just finished a technically flawless run-through of the dance solo she’ll perform for an audience of arts world luminaries when she finds herself locked in an unexpected struggle with her mentor: Determined to elicit more expressiveness from the 18-year-old, former Alvin Ailey dancer Aubrey Lynch II grabs her wrists and shoves.

Related content

Suggested for you



About Jordan Levin

Jordan Levin


Miami Herald culture & entertainment critic.

Entertainment Videos