So You Think You Can Dance airs a brand new show tonight, August 22, 2012 full of live performances and live elimination results of our Top 10 dancers!!
Look below starting at 8 PM for a live blogging of the show. We will let you know all of the voting and call telephone numbers for the dancers. You will also find out live who is eliminated and voted off SYTYCD tonight!
LIVE SHOW RESULTS AND TELEPHONE VOTING NUMBERS AND TEXTS:
Tonight’s show began with a Gene Kelly tribute choreographed by Tyce Diorio. Below are show details. The All Stars are back to dance with our Top 10.
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Tiffany and Brandon danced a Doriana Sanchez disco number to “You Make Me Feel (Disco Fries Remix)” by Cobra Starship ft. Sabi. Disco dances usually aren’t memorable. But this one was amazing in level of difficulty! Mary Murphy counted eleven lifts and called it “tremendous.” The judges agreed it was a great way to start the show.
To vote for Tiffany: 1-855-GO-HER-01 or 1855-46437-01 or text TIFFANY to 83676
To vote for Witney: 1-855-GO-HER-02 or 1855-46437-02 or text WITNEY to 83676
Cole and Anya perform a Dimitri Chaplin Cha Cha Cha to “Glad You Came” by The Wanted. Mary said it was amazing but did criticize Cole on his feet and lines. Benjamin said the performance was “excellent and engaging.” Benjamin also said Cole should watch his transitions. Nigel said it wasn’t bad for Cole dancing the Cha for the first time.
To vote for Cole: 1855-GO-HIM-01 or 1855-46446-01 or text COLE to 83676
Lindsay gets to dance with Jacob on a Spencer Liff shadows routine to “Dancin’ Dan (Me and My Shadow)” by the Original Broadway Cast of Fosse. Nigel loved it and called Lindsay “magnificent” and “tremendous.” Mary did her Hot Tamale Train. Bejamin said the dance “extremely well executed.”
To vote for Lindsay: 1855-GO-HER-03 or 1855-46437-03 or text LINDSAY to 83676
WILL AND KATHRYN
Will and all-star Kathryn from season 6 do a Bollywood routine choreographed by Nakul Dev Mahajan. The dance was about a snake charmer and the music was “Ooj La La” from The Dirty Picture Soundtrack. Mary said Will is the “energizer bunny” and called him “one of the most likeable guys in the competition.” Benjamin said Will has “a charming, unique style.”
To vote for Will: 1855-GO-HIM-02 or 1855-46446-02 or text WILL to 83676
Cyrus got paired with Jaimie of season 3 on a Travis Wall contemporary piece. The routine was about surviving the end of the world and the music was “Outro” by M83. Benjamin said Cyrus has “raw energy.” Mary said he has passion but he could work on his feet and lines.
To vote for Cyrus: 1855-GO-HIM-03 or 1855-46446-03 or text CYRUS to 83676CHEHON AND LAUREN
Chehon danced with season 3′s Lauren on a Dave Scott hip-hop routine. The music was “Pretty Wings” by Maxwell. Nigel said Chehon finally let loose and said this was “much warmer” than a lot of his past routines. Mary was disappointed that it wasn’t funkier but did say he had improved. Benjamin said Chehon was charismatic.
George teamed up with All-star Allison of season 2, dancing a Tyce Diorio jazz routine to “Bahamut” by Hazmat Modine. Mary said it was fun to watch them dance and said George has great technique. Nigel hated it and called it a dissenter! He said George was not believable in his character and that he was “just dancing.” He did say George had great technique.To vote for George: 1855-GO-HIM-05 or 1855-46446-05 or text GEORGE to 83676
ELIANA AND ALEX WONG
Eliana gets paired with season 7′s Alex Wong on a Stacey Tookey contemporary routine. The music is “Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)” by Nancy Sinatra. THIS TWO ROCKED IT and got the only standing ovation of the night–so far anyway. Nigel named Eliana his favorite girl this season! Mary said her breath was taken away and said this was her favorite routine of the night.
To vote for Eliana: 1855-GO-HER-04 or 1855-46437-04 or text ELIANIA to 83676
AUDREY AND TWITCH
Audrey got coupled up with season 4 all-star Twitch on a Dave Scott hip-hop routine. The music was “Sincerely, Jane” by Janelle Monae. Benjamin thought Audrey was overshadowed by Twitch despite doing well. Well, hello?! It’s TWITCH! BUT, Mary disagreed and said she was “totally engaged” by Audrey and said she “held her own.” Nigel agreed with ….me and Benjamin!
To vote for Audrey: 1855-GO-HER-05 or 1855-46437-5 or text AUDREY to 83676
TIME FOR ELIMINATIONS!!
BOTTOM 4 DANCERS
Bottom two guys: Chehon and George
AUDREY AND GEORGE ARE ELIMINATED TONIGHT ON SYTYCD!
The girls: The judges and choreographers were not unanimous, but saved Witney, eliminating Audrey.