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Zuri Adele

Front Deskie

Zuri Adele has been practicing at Modo since 2013, and was further initiated into the family as a Front Desk Leader  in January of 2016. Zuri recently completed her Master of Fine Arts in Acting at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television, before which she studied acting at Spelman College in Atlanta, Ga, and the British American Drama Academy in London, UK. Passionate about diversity in quality entertainment, Zuri recently launched the Zuri Adele Fellowship for Historically Black College and University Alumni at UCLA, to support HBCU Alumni in pursuit of their Master of Fine Arts degrees at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television. Zuri also taught acting workshops at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa before teaching acting and performance at UCLA. Zuri’s performance work has taken her all over the world, and she is so glad to have Modo as a grounding point.  Keep up with Zuri, her work, and her adventures at www.zuriadele.com, and on instgram and twitter at @zuriadele!