The So You Think You Dance season 17 finale is lastly right here, concluding one other season of gifted dancers battling it out for an opportunity to be topped America’s favourite dancer.
The FOX present, which is hosted by Cat Deeley and judged by JoJo Siwa, Stephen “tWitch” Boss and Leah Remini, has whittled down its quite a few contestants over the weeks. Now there are simply two last rivals.
On the season finale of So You Think You Dance, up to date dancer Keaton Kermode and ballroom dancer Alexis Warr will go face to face (or toe to toe) to impress the judges and voting viewers, and stroll away with the $100,000 money prize.
Last week, Keaton and Alexis competed alongside hip-hop dancer Essence Wilmington, who was despatched dwelling after a tense semifinal that noticed the dancer tasked with performing three dances every.
During the grand finale, set to air on FOX on Wednesday, Keaton and Alexis must carry out 5 routines every: a bunch routine; a solo efficiency; a duet with one another; a duet with a former accomplice; and a duet with an All-Star performer. The judges will give their suggestions for every efficiency and the viewers will then determine who ought to win.
For the previous 16 seasons of So You Think You Can Dance, viewers at dwelling have been in a position to vote for who ought to win. But this yr, the rivals’ fates lie within the arms of the dwell studio viewers.
Speaking about what followers can anticipate from the finale, the present’s government producer, Jeff Thacker, informed Newsweek: “Two amazingly strong dancers who, although [they] were partnered together on the very first studio show, now finish together and the battle is on!” He additionally informed viewers that there shall be “powerful performances” from each finalists.
Thacker additionally confirmed that So You Think You Can Dance alumni Lex Ishimoto, winner of season 14, and Jason Glover, from season 5, shall be making particular appearances as All-Stars.
The choreographers for the finale embody Dancing With the Stars execs Emma Slater and Sasha Farber; So You Think You Can Dance producer and former contestant Robert Roldan; and So You Think You Can Dance regulars Talia Favia and Nika Kljun—as confirmed to Newsweek.
Renowned choreographer Brian Friedman may also be overseeing the duet and group quantity.
So You Think You Can Dance Final Performance Guide
The last performances are anticipated to go as follows:
- Keaton and Alexis carry out a jazz routine
- Keaton and All-Star Lex Ishimoto dance a hip-hop routine
- Alexis and All-Star Jason Glover dance a routine, model not but recognized
- Keaton and Anna dance a up to date routine
- Alexis and Carter dance a samba routine
How to Watch the So You Think You Can Dance Season 17 Finale
The So You Think You Can Dance season 17 finale will air on FOX, Wednesday, August 10, at 9 pm ET/PT.
The episode shall be obtainable to stream on Hulu after its authentic airing. All earlier episodes of season 17 can be found to stream on Hulu now.
Update 8/10/22, 11:52 AM ET: The story has been up to date with remark from So You Think You Can Dance government producer Jeff Thacker.