{"title":"The Fresh Beat Band","dateDebut":"2009","dateEnd":"2013","description":"(formerly The JumpArounds) is an American live action musical preschool television series created by Scott Kraftand Nadine van der Velde for Nickelodeon and Treehouse TV. The show stars the \"Fresh Beats\" (Twist, Kiki, Shout and Marina), described as four best friends in a band who go to music school and graduate together as musicians who are determined to follow their dreams. The series premiered on Nickelodeon in the United States on August 24, 2009. In December 2013, it was announced that the series would not be renewed for a fourth season.All episodes follow the same basic structure:\n\nEach episode begins with a song that foreshadows a problem that the band will solve.\nThe band works together to solve the problem.\nWhen the problem is solved they perform a song with the problem and solution incorporated into the lyrics.\nEach episode concludes with a version of The Fresh Beat Band's closing song, \"Great Day\".\nThe main characters dance to choreography by Mandy Moore;[2] Sean Cheesman; Chuck Maldonado; Scotty Nguyen; Dreya Weber; Mary Ann Kellogg; Nakul Mahajan; Mihran Kirakosian; Susan Austin and Fred Tallaksen.","leadImageMedUrl":"https:\/\/cdn.retrojunk.com\/file\/rj-media-image\/B7aRm3OP679OoVo629K7D.png_md.png"}