It was announced in early 2011 that Mary Murphy would return as a permanent judge for season 8.
Judges: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Adam Shankman, Toni Redpath, Lil' C, Tyce Diorio Day 1 kicks off with individual solos, Day 2 is hip-hop, Day 3 is cha-cha, Day 4 is broadway, Day 5 is group routines, Day 6 is Contemporary, and the final day is individual solos.
Wong sustained an injury to his Achilles tendon during rehearsal and was unable to perform during the show on 7/7/2010.
He was therefore automatically placed in the bottom 3 and in danger of elimination.
Instead of naming a top 20 to compete in the finals, the show planned on selecting a top 10 - they ended up accepting an extra dancer to create a top 11.
2013 was the first year the Outstanding Choreography award was presented at the Primetime Emmys telecast rather than at the Creative Arts Emmys ceremony which takes place a week prior.
So You Think You Can Dance is a United States television reality program and dance competition airing on the Fox Broadcasting Company network. In the August 12 finale, contemporary/jazz dancer Lauren Froderman was named "America's Favorite Dancer" and received the grand prize of 0,000, as well as an appearance on the cover of Dance Spirit magazine and in print advertising for Gatorade.
Leigh Silverman); Hundred Days (Public Theater / Dir.
Anne Kauffman); The Skin of Our Teeth(Theatre For A New Audience / Dir.