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Catch Channah Zeitung on NBC's Little Big Shots April 29

Catch Channah Zeitung on NBC's Little Big Shots April 29

Four dizzying days of rehearsal had wrought countless revisions in step and sequence as Channah Zeitung — Carmel Valley's young Taekwondo master — and a troupe of aerial acrobats with Broadway bona fides — raced against the clock to orchestrate their intricate, interwoven fight scene for NBC's kid-talent show Little Big Shots.

Filmed in November and set to air Sunday, April 29 at 8 p.m. — during sweeps week, no less — the episode puts Channah on stage for a whirling dervish routine with her signature bo staff, a weapon that has brought her multiple world titles. In the ensemble fight scene, the dancers play menacing villains rigged in wire suspension, bounding and swooping across...

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