There were twenty finalists — ten female and ten male. The finalists were progressively eliminated until four remained: Jimmy "Jimmers" Alexander Arguello is a contemporary and lyrical dancer from Miami, Floridawho was trained in jazzballethip-hop and tap at the Dance Gallery.
He began to dance at age 12 and aspired to be a professional dancer on tour with a dance company. He considers Brian Friedman his favorite professional dancer. Outside of dance, his hobbies include swimming and track and field. Arguello was also afraid that Gardner would put his partner, Shauna Noland, into the bottom 3 couples and in danger of elimination as Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating result of his not being able to learn choreography quickly.
Kameron David Bink is a hip-hop and contemporary dancer from Coral Springs, Florida with training in jazz, tap, ballet and acrobatics.
He has been dancing since he was 6 years old and auditioned for the show in Atlanta, Georgia. Bink has performed in the Latin Grammy Awardsand feels he has too many favorite professional dancers to list. Outside of dance, he enjoys motorcycles and skydiving. He now has a job at a dance studio in Coral Springs, Florida. Cedric Pernell Gardner, Jr. He began to dance at age 7, but did not take it seriously until
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating was Gardner aspires to dance professionally, eventually owning a dance studio and production company, as well as a toy company.
Outside of dance, he likes to
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating the drumsgolfchessand video gamesas well as inline skatefly kites and bowl. She started dancing at the age of 10 and has reached the finals at the U. She lists Mikhail Baryshnikov as her favorite professional dancer. Garnis was the first contestant on Mary Murphy's Hot Tamale Train which is now a recurring theme on the show. She Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating performed with him on the international dance show "Superstars of Dance", representing Russia in the duet category.
She is also returning as an All-Star in Season 7. Jaimie Goodwin is a contemporary, lyrical, and jazz dancer with training in contemporary, pointeand musical theatre and 12 years of training in tap, ballet, and jazz. She started dancing at 7 years of age and trains with Denise Wall, mother to season 3 runner up Danny Tidwell and season 2 runner up Travis Wallwho has been her dance partner for 5 years and whom she lists as her favorite professional dancer, along with her older sister.
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating of dance, Goodwin likes to write, and wants to author a book about her mother's life and struggle with cancer to benefit a breast cancer fund set up in her name. In the future, she would like to keep dancing professionally, get into the film industry and act, as well as get married and have a child and maltipoo puppy.
Inshe secured a dancing role in the Disney film High School Musical 3. He trained for two years in hip-hop and locking. He began to dance at age Konishi was formerly a member of the dance crew SickStep. In season two of So You Think You Can DanceKonishi nearly made it to the final twenty, but had only a student visa and was unable to be legally employed in the United States, which resulted in his dismissal from the program. Subsequently, he obtained a work permit and became eligible to participate in the competition in season three.
Outside of dance, he likes to draw, paint, design, and play the violin. Hok also was seen in Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel as a hip-hop dancer participating in a music competition.
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating "Pasha" Kovalev is a Latin and dancer who auditioned for the show in New York City with longtime partner and fellow finalist Anya Garnis.
A Russian native, he began dancing
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating the age of 8, and received formal training in ballet and jazz as he grew older. His favorite professional dancers are Rudolf Nureyev and Mikhail Baryshnikov. During season 4 he assisted Mia Michaels on a contemporary routine. On season four he and his partner Anya Garnis Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating a cha-cha routine performed by Courtney Galiano and Gev Manoukian.
He and also appeared on the sixth season of Dancing with the Stars in a results show performance, dancing to " Come On Over " by Jessica Simpson. He also performed with her on the international dance show Superstars of Dancerepresenting Russia in the duet category, but was then replaced by an unnamed dancer in the January 19th episode. She began to
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Lee and college as a Rangerette. She aspires to become a dance teacher and choreographer, and would like the opportunity to travel abroad. Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating of dance, she likes to read and exercise.
Richard "Ricky" Marcelino Palomino II is a contemporary dancer from Phoenix, Arizona who began dancing in his public school's physical education course at 14 and auditioned on a whim  in Atlanta, Georgia. Palomino describes his instruction as "[soaking] up as much as possible in the little time [he] had.
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She began dancing when she was 3 years old, and aspires to be a professional performer and star in a dance film. She likes to crochetpaint mythical characters in
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Viewers were not shown the fact that she had been hospitalized the previous week for dehydration as well. She felt that she did not need medical attention the second time, and discharged herself to not let her partner, Pasha Kovalev, down. However, the show's legal team considered it too great of a liability to allow her to dance in her condition.
Nigel Lythgoe addressed the issue the following week, noting that some action had to be taken on the part of the show's organizers to account for the
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Faina Savich Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating a Latin ballroom dancer. She was born in Vitebsk, Belarus, and grew up in Moscow. She was eliminated on 21 June He began dancing when he was ten years old, and he trained at a Russian school for eight years.
His other interests include cooking and singing. On the show, Solorio was noted mostly for his smile that "lit up the stage" as noted by host Cat Deeley. He was partnered with Sara Von Gillernand performed three routines, including pop jazz, paso doble, and krump. He was eliminated on 28 June Upon elimination, the producers invited him to be a special guest on the nationwide tour that would include the top 10 finalists from the show.
Solorio recently wrapped performances of his show entitled Dreamcatchera performance which he conceptualized and choreographed. He is also currently a professional dancer on the weight loss competition Dance Your Ass Offdancing with Trice. She auditioned for So You Think You Can Dance at the Chicago, Illinois auditions, making it through to Las Vegas auditions and the top 20 dancers without having to "dance for her life" at all.
Von Gillern made it to the Top 8 and was eliminated on August 2, She returned for the finale on August 16,where three of her partner dances were chosen as season favorites, including her disco during
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating 10 week with Neil Haskell to "Knock on Wood", her West Coast Swing routine during top 14 week with Pasha Kovalev to "the Rockafeller Skank", and her pop jazz routine during top 20 week with Jesus Solorio to "Cabaret Hoover". Von Gillern started dancing at age 4, studying basic styles such as tap, ballet, jazz, and modern.
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Von Gillern previously danced with the crews Elements of Motion and Females En Motion, and currently is a member of two crews: Sara was seen in a commercial for the Cooking Channel saying, "Stay Hungry" near the end of the commercial. Since the second season, it has been hosted by former British childrens television personality, during its second season, the program remained the No.
At the end of process, a small number of dancers are chosen as finalists.
These dancers move on to the main phase, where they perform solo, duet. They compete for the votes of the broadcast viewing audience Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating, the number of finalists has varied as determined by a seasons format, but has often been 20 contestants.
Competitors attempt to master various dance styles, including classical, contemporary, ballroom, hip-hop, street, club, jazz and these are usually assigned by a luck-of-the-draw system during the successive weeks of elimination.
Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating eventual champion wins a prize and the title Americas Favorite Girard and Wespi-Tschopp shared the title as dual-winners for the ninth season, since season 7, finalists have been paired with a So You Think You Can Dance All-Star as a
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The show has won seven Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography, on January 30, Fox renewed the series for a fourteenth season, which returns to its former contestant age range of but keeps the All-Star partnerships. The open auditions, the first stage in determining a seasons finalists, the cities where auditions are held change from season to season but some, such as Los Angeles and New York, have featured in most seasons.
During this stage, perform a routine before a panel of dance experts, Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating headed by series creator. This panel then decides whether the dancer demonstrated enough ability. If the dancer exhibited exceptional ability in their performance, judges award a ticket to Vegas, Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating dancers are put through a battery of rounds that test their ability to pick up various dance bink and sabra johnson dating. At the end of process, usually less than 40 competitors remain in a pool that final contestants are chosen from.
Most seasons have featured 20 top finalists for the portion of the show. Since Season six, the series has featured a showcase episode that takes place immediately before the main competition. Tidwell began
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His early childhood was turbulent, and he sometimes got into trouble, Tidwell started dancing at the age of eight in an after-school program for at-risk youth. Local dance instructor Vicky Cooke took notice of the bit of a kid in a straddle, trying to reach his to his toes.
Over the next couple Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating years, Wall took a Kameron bink and sabra johnson dating interest in Tidwell and he lived with his biological mother and two sisters until he was ten, before moving in with Wall, she officially took custody of Tidwell at the age of twelve.