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Season 1

2 :01x02 - Show 2

Jul/27/2005
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3 :01x03 - Show 3

Aug/03/2005
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4 :01x04 - Show 4

Aug/10/2005
The contestants are cut down to twenty-five. Then, the choreographers choose the top sixteen dancers who will be partnered and get to compete on the big stage live.

5 :01x05 - Show 5

Aug/17/2005
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6 :01x06 - Show 6

Aug/24/2005
One girl and one guy are eliminated based on audience votes. More competition in part two of the show with new partnerships. The bottom six dance for audience votes.

7 :01x07 - Show 7

Aug/31/2005
Two are eliminated based on viewer votes. Top twelve perform with new partners. The bottom 4 dance solo to win viewer votes.

8 :01x08 - Show 8

Sep/07/2005
Two more dancers are eliminated based on viewer votes. The remaining ten contestants pick new partners to perform two different dance styles. The judges pick the bottom two couples. Each one performs solo to win viewer votes.

9 :01x09 - Show 9

Sep/14/2005
Two dancers are eliminated based on viewer votes. The remaining 8 perform two different dance styles. The judges critique both performances after both are performed, with no rehearsal footage. Bottom two couples are chosen and dance.
Writer: Simon Fuller

10 :01x10 - Show 10

Sep/21/2005
Two dancers are eliminated. The remaining six contestants pick partners, as well as two different dance styles. The viewers now vote for their favorite dancer out of all six contestants to make it to the finale.

11 :01x11 - Show 11

Sep/28/2005
Two are eliminated to reveal the top four contestants. Each of the final four dancers are partnered with each other and perform a solo. A final battle off of improvising ends the show.
Writer: Simon Fuller

12 :01x12 - Show 12

Oct/05/2005
The results are in. The winner, based on nationwide votes, is revealed. Special guests and top 16 perform. The top 4 perform their favorite dances. The Groovaloos perform.

Season 2

13 :02x01 - Auditions #1 & #2: New York and Chicago

May/25/2006
The second season opens with auditions in New York and Charleston, S.C. The first auditions were judge by three of the producers from American Idol. The second round of judging included a set of two pieces picked by a choreographer to perform, one solo and one with a partner. Those who succeeded will move on to Las Vegas. Also, Brit Cat Deeley is introduced as the competition's new host.

14 :02x02 - Auditions #3: Los Angeles

May/31/2006
This special 90 minute episode would see the auditions from Los Angeles over a 2 day period. The judging would again focus on two pieces, both solo and with a partner. They results seem to have focused more on the like-ability of the performers instead of mere talent. The first day saw barely anyone passing through from their solo efforts and that round was dropped for the next day.
Guest Stars: Doriana Sanchez as Herself | Ron Montez as Himself | Doriana Sanchez as Herself | Ron Montez as Himself

15 :02x03 - Auditions #4: Chicago

Jun/01/2006
The auditions continue in world famous Chicago Theater, where each dancer is given one minute to dazzle the judges with their best routine. This year's winner will receive a car, $100,000 and a one year contract to perform with Celine Dion's Las Vegas show.
Guest Stars: Ryan Conferido as Himself | Mary Carter as Herself | Ryan Conferido as Himself

16 :02x04 - Las Vegas Callback #1

Jun/07/2006
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Guest Stars: Artem Chigvinsev as Himself

18 :02x06 - Top 20 Perform

Jun/14/2006
This seasons couples were chosen as follows, Benji and Donyelle, Ivan and Allison, Jason and Aleksandra, Jamyz and Jessica, Stanislav and Erin, Dmitry and Joy, Ryan and Heidi, Ben and Ashlee, Travis and Martha, and Musa and Natalie. Cat also introduces this years judges, Nigel Lithgoe, Mary Murphy and Dan Karaty. Nick Lazzarini, last season's winner gives a special performance.
Guest Stars: Tyce Diorio as Himself (Choreographer) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Choreographer) | Ron Montez as Himself (Choreographer) | Alex De Silva as Himself (Choreographer) | Tyce Diorio as Himself (Choreographer) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Choreographer) | Ron Montez as Himself (Choreographer) | Alex De Silva as Himself (Choreographer) | Nick Lazzarini as Himself (Guest Dancer)

19 :02x07 - 2 of 20 Voted Off Live

Jun/15/2006
The bottom 3 couples as voted by the viewers will get a chance to perform solo in front of the judges before the lowest rated man and woman is eliminated. Nelly Furtado and Timberland were this weeks guest performers.
Musical Guests: Timbaland as Himself | Nelly Furtado as Herself | Timbaland as Himself | Nelly Furtado as Herself

20 :02x08 - Top 18 Perform

Jun/21/2006
Dancing pairs Travis and Martha, Jamyz and Jessica, Ivan and Allison, Dmitry and Joy, Natalie and Musa, Heidi and Ryan, Ashley and Ben, Jason and Aleksandra and Benji and Donyelle all perform in front of this weeks judges Nigel Lithgoe, Mia Michels and Shane Sparks.
Guest Stars: Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Choreographers) | Lil' C as Himself (Choreographer) | Tovaris Wilson as Himself (Choreographer) | Six Step Crew as Themselves (Guest Dancers) | Lil' C as Himself (Choreographer) | Tovaris Wilson as Himself (Choreographer) | Mark Weiss as Himself (Choreographer) | Six Step Crew as Themselves (Guest Dancers)

23 :02x11 - 2 of 16 Voted Off

Jun/29/2006
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Guest Stars: Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Guest Judge) | Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Guest Judge) |
Musical Guests: Natasha Bedingfield as Herself | Natasha Bedingfield as Herself

24 :02x12 - Top 14 Perform

Jul/05/2006
This weeks random coupling finds Ryan and Heidi, Travis and Martha, Dmitry and Ashlee, Musa and Natalie, Benji and Donyelle, Ivan and Allison, along with Jaymz and Jessica. All couples will dance 2 pairs and 1 solo in front of the judges. Lil'C is this weeks guest performer.
Guest Stars: Ron Montez as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Lil' C as Himself (Guest Performer) | Michael Mead as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Dan Karaty as Himself (Guest Judge) | Ron Montez as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Toni Redpath as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Lil' C as Himself (Guest Performer) | Michael Mead as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Mary Murphy (2) as Herself (Guest Judge) | Dan Karaty as Himself (Guest Judge)

25 :02x13 - 2 of 14 Voted Off

Jul/06/2006
The bottom 3 couples are revealed: Jessica & Jaymz, Ryan & Heidi, and surprisingly Ivan & Allison.

After dancing their solos the judges eliminate two more dancers. Jessica for the girls - mostly because of her lack of personality. Jaymz for the boys - apparently because he oddly chose a solo from a style that wasn't his specialty.
Musical Guests: Ne-Yo as Himself | Ne-Yo as Himself

27 :02x15 - 2 of 12 Voted Off

Jul/13/2006
The show starts with the twelve remaining performers dancing to Born to be Alive. A new set of rules would see the couples randomly selected and then performing 2 couple and 1 solo each. The end of the show would see 2 more contestants voted off. A guest performance from "The Pussycat Dolls" is also scheduled.
Musical Guests: Pussycat Dolls as Themselves | Pussycat Dolls as Themselves

28 :02x16 - Top 10 Perform

Jul/19/2006
The final ten will be randomly paired up as follows, Ivan and Martha, Ryan and Allison, Travis and Heidi, Dmitry and Donyelle along with Benji and Natalie. All would perform together and as a solo in front of the judges.
Guest Stars: Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Guest Judge) | Kristin Scorci as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Toni Redpath as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Nicole Williams as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Artem Chigvinsev as Himself | Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Guest Judge) | Kristin Scorci as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Toni Redpath as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Michael Mead as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Jean Marc Genereux as Himself (Guest Judge) | Nicole Williams as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Artem Chigvinsev as Himself
Writer: Simon Fuller

29 :02x17 - 2 of 10 Voted Off

Jul/20/2006
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Guest Stars: Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Guest Judge) | Jean Marc Genereux as Himself (Guest Judge) | Olisa And Cicely as Him/Herself (Guest Judge) |
Musical Guests: Chris Brown (2) as Himself | Chris Brown (2) as Himself

30 :02x18 - Top 8 Perform

Jul/26/2006
Our final six couples are Donyelle & Travis, Allison & Ivan, Natalie & Ryan, and Heidi & Benji compete as a pair and as individuals as we close in on the final competition.
Guest Stars: Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Alex De Silva as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Glen Weiss as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Alex De Silva as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Dan Karaty as Himself (Guest Judge)

32 :02x20 - Top 6 Perform

Aug/02/2006
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Guest Stars: Mia Michaels (2) as Herself (Guest Judge) | Ron Montez as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Wade Robson as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Mia Michaels (2) as Herself (Guest Judge) | Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Wade Robson as Himself (Guest Choreographer)

33 :02x21 - 2 of 6 Voted Off

Aug/03/2006
The remaining 6 performers start the show with a dance set to Hide and Seek. After a recap of the previous show, all the dancers would perform their solo routines. At the end of the show, two more contestants would be eliminated.
Guest Stars: Mia Michaels (2) as Herself (Guest Choreographer) |
Musical Guests: Omarion as Himself | Omarion as Himself

34 :02x22 - Top 4 Perform

Aug/09/2006
Our final four finds Heidi & Travis facing off against Donyelle & Benji. The first series finds Heidi and Travis disco dancing while Donyelle and Benji engaged in a Viennese waltz. Along with their solo performances, Heidi and Travis would then dance to Hip Hop while Donyelle and Benji danced to a Broadway tune.
Guest Stars: Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Alex De Silva as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Wade Robson as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Jean Marc Genereux as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Brian Friedman as Himself (Guest Judge) | Doriana Sanchez as Herself (Guest Choreographer) | Alex De Silva as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Tyce Diorio as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Wade Robson as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Jean Marc Genereux as Himself (Guest Choreographer) | Brian Friedman as Himself (Guest Judge)

35 :02x23 - Finale

Aug/16/2006
Among a series of dances, the season 2 victor is announced.
Musical Guests: Fergie as Herself | Ciara as Herself | Fergie as Herself

Season 3

36 :03x01 - New York Auditions

May/24/2007
Dancers audition in New York.

37 :03x02 - Los Angeles and Chicago Auditions

May/30/2007
Dancers audition for the judges in Los Angeles and Chicago.

38 :03x03 - Atlanta Auditions

May/31/2007
Dancers audition for the judges in Atlanta.
Guest Stars: Bryan Gaynor as Himself | Bryan Gaynor as Himself

40 :03x05 - Las Vegas Call-Backs #2/Top Twenty Chosen

Jun/07/2007
The Top 20 dancers are chosen after a second round of callbacks in Las Vegas.

41 :03x06 - Performance - Top Twenty

Jun/13/2007
First performances features the Top 20 dancers, 10 men and 10 women strutting their stuff in front of the judges.

42 :03x07 - Results - Top Twenty

Jun/14/2007
The first two contestants - one male, one female - are eliminated.
Musical Guests: Lloyd Polite as Himself | Lloyd Polite as Himself
Writer: Simon Fuller

43 :03x08 - Performance - Top Eighteen

Jun/20/2007
The second round of competition for viewer votes features the Top 18 dancers, nine men and nine women, strutting their stuff.

45 :03x10 - Performance - Top Sixteen

Jun/27/2007
The 16 remaining hopefuls strut their stuff in hopes of advancing. Debbie Allen is a guest judge.
Guest Stars: Debbie Allen as Herself (Guest Judge) | Debbie Allen as Herself (Guest Judge)

46 :03x11 - Results - Top Sixteen

Jun/28/2007
Fergie and Ludacris perform, and two dancers are eliminated from the competition.
Musical Guests: Fergie as Herself | Ludacris as Himself | Fergie as Herself | Ludacris as Himself
Writer: Simon Fuller

47 :03x12 - Performance - Top Fourteen

Jul/11/2007
The remaining 14 contestants perform in hopes of advancing. “Hairspray” director Adam Shankman is the guest judge.
Guest Stars: Adam Shankman as Himself (Guest Judge) | Adam Shankman as Himself (Guest Judge)

48 :03x13 - Results - Top Fourteen

Jul/12/2007
Hilary Duff performs, and two of the final 14 dancers are eliminated.
Musical Guests: Hilary Duff as Herself | Hilary Duff as Herself
Writer: Simon Fuller

49 :03x14 - Performance - Top Twelve

Jul/18/2007
The remaining 12 contestants show off their moves.

50 :03x15 - Results - Top Twelve

Jul/19/2007
Enrique Iglesias performs, and two of the final 12 dancers are eliminated.
Musical Guests: Enrique Iglesias as Himself | Enrique Iglesias as Himself

53 :03x18 - Performance - Top Eight

Aug/01/2007
The final eight contestants show off their moves.

54 :03x19 - Results - Top Eight

Aug/02/2007
Two contestants are eliminated, leaving six remaining.
Musical Guests: OneRepublic as Themselves | OneRepublic as Themselves

56 :03x21 - Results - Top Six

Aug/13/2007
Two of the final six dancers are eliminated.

57 :03x22 - Season Finale (1)

Aug/15/2007
In Part 1 of the two-part Season 3 finale, the remaining four dancers perform.

58 :03x23 - Season Finale (2)

Aug/16/2007
In the third-season finale, a winner is chosen.
Guest Stars: Brandon Norris as Himself (Clogger) | Bryan Gaynor as Himself | Brandon Norris as Himself (Clogger) | Bryan Gaynor as Himself |
Musical Guests: Nicole Scherzinger as Herself | Ryan Cabrera as Himself | Nicole Scherzinger as Herself | Ryan Cabrera as Himself
Songs: Pitbull -- Fuego, Ciara -- Get Up, Club Des Belugas -- Hip Hip Chin Chin, Fatboy Slim -- Rockafeller Skank, The Lion King (Original Broadway Cast) -- The Lioness Hunt, Timbaland feat. Keri Hilson & D.O.E. -- The Way I Are

Season 4

59 :04x01 - Season Premiere (1)

May/22/2008
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Guest Stars: Dominic Sandoval as Himself (In the balcony watching.) | Dominic Sandoval as Himself (In the balcony watching.)

60 :04x02 - Season Premiere (2)

May/28/2008
The auditions continue for the season four series.

61 :04x03 - Auditions Episode

May/29/2008
The auditions continue for season four.

62 :04x04 - Auditions Episode

Jun/04/2008
The final leg of the auditions wrap up for season four.

63 :04x05 - Vegas Callbacks (20 Chosen)

Jun/05/2008
10 males and 10 females are chosen in the callback round in Las Vegas.

65 :04x07 - 2 of 20 Voted Off Live

Jun/12/2008
The three couples with the lowest vote totals are revealed, followed by the six dancers performing a solo routine. One male and one female will then be eliminated.
Guest Stars: Electric Boogaloos as Him/Herself (Dance Troupe) | Electric Boogaloos as Him/Herself (Dance Troupe) |
Musical Guests: Pussycat Dolls as Themselves
Songs: Pussycat Dolls -- When I Grow Up

66 :04x08 - Top 18 Perform

Jun/18/2008
The remaining 18 contestants perform in hopes of impressing the judges and audience.

67 :04x09 - 2 of 18 Voted Off

Jun/19/2008
Two of the remaining 18 performers are eliminated by means of the viewers votes.
Musical Guests: Flo Rida as Himself

68 :04x10 - Top 16 Perform

Jun/25/2008
The remaining 16 dancers perform for the judges in hopes of remaining on the show.

70 :04x12 - Top 14 Perform

Jul/02/2008
The remaining 14 contestants dance their routines in front of the judges.
Songs: Super All-Star -- Ban-Con-Tim, Jerome Robbins' Broadway -- Cool (from West Side Story), John Mayer -- Dreaming With A Broken Heart, Adele -- Hometown Glory, New Age Armenia -- Hov Arek Sarer Jan, Mario -- How Do I Breathe, Paul Anka -- It's My Life, Valance -- Kiss Kiss, Mr. Cheeks -- Lights, Camera, Action!, Brian Setzer '68 Comeback Special -- Malaguena, Jerome Robbins' Broadway -- New York, New York (from On The Town), Brother Yusef -- Shake It

71 :04x13 - 2 of 14 Voted Off

Jul/03/2008
The results are in as 2 more of the final 14 contestants have been voted off the show. Also, OneRepublic gives a performance.
Guest Stars: Robert Muraine as Himself (Popper, aka "Mr. Fantastic") | Robert Muraine as Himself (Popper, aka "Mr. Fantastic") |
Musical Guests: OneRepublic as Themselves | OneRepublic as Themselves

74 :04x16 - Top 10 Perform

Jul/16/2008
The remaining ten dancers perform before the judges.

76 :04x18 - Top 8 Perform

Jul/23/2008
The remaining eight dancers hit the dance floor.

77 :04x19 - 2 of 8 Voted Off

Jul/24/2008
2 of the remaining ten dancers are facing elimination. Plus, a special performance from LL Cool J and the Dream.
Guest Stars: Lady GaGa as Herself | LL Cool J as Himself | Lady GaGa as Herself | LL Cool J as Himself
Writer: Simon Fuller

78 :04x20 - Top 6 Perform

Jul/30/2008
The remaining six dancers perform in front of the judges.

79 :04x21 - 2 of 6 Voted Off

Jul/31/2008
Two more of the final six dancers are eliminated, plus a special performance from Lady GaGa.
Guest Stars: Lady GaGa as Herself | Lady GaGa as Herself
Songs: Lady GaGa -- Just Dance

81 :04x23 - Winner Announced

Aug/07/2008
A champion is crowned between the four remaining contestants, Joshua Allen, Twitch Boss, Courtney Galiano and Katee Shean. Also, a performance by the Jonas Brothers and the cast of Cirque de Solei's "Criss Angel Believe."
Guest Stars: Jonas Brothers as Themselves | Jonas Brothers as Themselves |
Musical Guests: Deepika Padukone as Herself | Deepika Padukone as Herself
Songs: The Jonas Brothers -- Burnin' Up

Season 5

82 :05x01 - Season Premiere (1)

May/21/2009
The first two rounds of auditions opens season five of the series.

83 :05x02 - Season Premiere (2)

May/27/2009
Season five's second installment features auditions from Miami and Memphis.
Writer: Simon Fuller

85 :05x04 - Vegas Callbacks #1

Jun/03/2009
The contestants are called back in Las Vegas for the first time.
Songs: Old 97's -- Dance With Me

86 :05x05 - Vegas Callbacks #2 (Top 20 Chosen)

Jun/04/2009
The second set of 20 dancers are brought back for a second audition in Las Vegas.

87 :05x06 - Top 20 Perform

Jun/10/2009
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88 :05x07 - 2 of 20 Voted Off

Jun/11/2009
The season's first vote-off show finds 2 of the Top 20 dancers eliminated.

89 :05x08 - Top 18 Perform

Jun/17/2009
The remaining 18 dancers hit the stage again for this week's performances.

90 :05x09 - 2 of 18 Voted Off

Jun/18/2009
The final 18 dancers will be cut down to 16 at the end of the evening.
Songs: Kristinia DeBarge -- Goodbye

91 :05x10 - Top 16 Perform

Jun/24/2009
The remaining 16 dancers perform on stage.
Writer: Simon Fuller

92 :05x11 - 2 of 16 Voted Off

Jun/25/2009
Two more of the Top 16 dancers are voted off the show.

93 :05x12 - Top 14 Perform

Jul/01/2009
The remaining 14 contestants perform.

94 :05x13 - 2 of 14 Voted Off

Jul/02/2009
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Musical Guests: Kelly Clarkson as Herself | Kelly Clarkson as Herself
Writer: Simon Fuller
Songs: Kelly Clarkson -- I Do Not Hook Up

95 :05x14 - Top 12 Perform

Jul/08/2009
The 12 remaining dancers perform.

96 :05x15 - 2 of 12 Voted Off

Jul/09/2009
Two more of the remaining 12 dancers are voted off the show. Singers Kelly Rowland and David Guetta perform.
Musical Guests: Kelly Rowland as Herself | Kelly Rowland as Herself | David Guetta as Himself
Songs: Kelly Rowland and David Guetta -- When Love Takes Over

98 :05x17 - 2 of 10 Voted Off

Jul/16/2009
The final 10 dancers await the elimination of 2 more contestants. Plus, a performance by the Black Eyed Peas.
Musical Guests: Black Eyed Peas as Themselves | Black Eyed Peas as Themselves
Songs: Black Eyed Peas -- I Gotta Feeling

99 :05x18 - Top 8 Perform

Jul/22/2009
The remaining eight dancers will be paired with new partners for this week's performances. Guest Judges include comedian and talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and Emmy Award-winning choreographer Mia Michaels.
Guest Stars: Ellen DeGeneres as Herself (Guest Judge) | Ellen DeGeneres as Herself (Guest Judge)

100 :05x19 - 2 of 8 Voted Off

Jul/23/2009
In the series 100th episode, Season 2 contestants Travis Wall and Heidi Groskreutz dance to a pair of Wade Robson's routines, and Season 3's Jaimie Goodwin and Hok Konishi perform Mia Michael's "The Bench." Lastly, 2 of the final 8 dancers are eliminated.
Guest Stars: Travis Wall as Himself (Guest Dancer) | Heidi Groskreutz as Herself (Guest Dancer) | Hok Konishi as Himself (Guest Dancer) | Travis Wall as Himself (Guest Dancer) | Heidi Groskreutz as Herself (Guest Dancer) | Jaimie Goodwin as Herself (Guest Dancer) | Hok Konishi as Himself (Guest Dancer) |
Musical Guests: Katie Holmes as Herself | Katie Holmes as Herself
Songs: Katie Holmes -- Get Happy

102 :05x21 - 2 of 6 Voted Off

Jul/30/2009
The final six dancers will see two more eliminated. Plus, a performance by the dance troupe, JabberWockeeZ.

103 :05x22 - Top 4 Perform

Aug/05/2009
In part 1 of the season five finale, the remaining four dancers, Brandon Bryant, Evan Kasprzak, Jeanine Mason and Kayla Radomski each perform for the judges.

104 :05x23 - Winner Announced

Aug/06/2009
The conclusion of this season 5 ending two-part finale ends with the naming of a winner. Also, So You Think You Can Dance Australia winner Talia Fowler performs, along with a performance by the Rage Boyz Crew.

Season 6

The Fifteen Best Performances Ever

Sep/02/2009
A look at the Top 15 dance acts from the first five seasons.
Writer: Simon Fuller

105 :06x01 - Audition #1

Sep/09/2009
The first round of auditions for season six begin.

106 :06x02 - Audition #2

Sep/16/2009
The second week of auditions continue.

108 :06x04 - Audition #4

Sep/29/2009
Round four of the auditions continue as the dancers try to impress the judges.

109 :06x05 - Audition #5

Sep/30/2009
Round five of auditions continue.

110 :06x06 - Audition #6

Oct/06/2009
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112 :06x08 - Las Vegas Round

Oct/14/2009
The call-backs for Las Vegas continue.

113 :06x09 - Las Vegas Round/Top 20 Chosen

Oct/21/2009
The dancers compete in the final round in Las Vegas. Later, the names of the Top 20 are revealed.

114 :06x10 - Meet the Top 20

Oct/26/2009
Meet the Top 20 contestants in their one chance to perform without the fear of being eliminated.

115 :06x11 - Top 20 Perform

Oct/27/2009
The Top 20 dancers are paired up and get their first chance to perform. The judges eliminate two dancers as the show ends.
Writer: Simon Fuller

116 :06x12 - Top 18 Perform

Nov/03/2009
The remaining 18 dancers perform for a chance to impress the judges. Two more will be eliminated at the end of the episode.

601 :06x15 - Top 14 Perform

Nov/17/2009
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121 :06x17 - Top 12 Perform

Nov/24/2009
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602 :06x19 - Top 10 Perform

Dec/01/2009
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603 :06x20 - 2 of 10 Voted Off

Dec/02/2009
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604 :06x21 - Top 8 Perform

Dec/08/2009
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605 :06x22 - 2 of 8 Voted Off

Dec/09/2009
The final 6 are revealed
Writer: Simon Fuller

607 :06x24 - Winner Announced

Dec/16/2009
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Season 7

608 :07x01 - Auditions #1 and #2

May/27/2010
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609 :07x02 - Auditions #3 and #4

Jun/02/2010
Season 7 auditions continue in Los Angeles at the Orpheum theater, with Nigel Lythgoe, Hi-Hat and Adam Shankman critiquing, and then on to Chicago. Stacey Tookey joins Nigel and Shankman in Chicago. Some contestants share their stories.

610 :07x03 - Auditions #5 and #6 / Vegas Callbacks, Part 1

Jun/03/2010
Auditions end in Dallas and Nashville. Then Las Vegas week begins.

613 :07x06 - Top 11 Perform

Jun/16/2010
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615 :07x08 - Top 10 Perform

Jun/23/2010
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616 :07x09 - 1 of 10 Voted Off

Jun/24/2010
The top 10 contestants dance a group performance choreographed by Sonya Tayeh. Debi Nova performs with six of the All-Stars dancing backup. Bryan Gaynor and his crew "RemoteKontrol" also perform. One dancer is eliminated.

617 :07x10 - Top 9 Perform

Jun/30/2010
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618 :07x11 - 1 of 9 Voted Off

Jul/01/2010
The top 9 contestants dance a contemporary group performance choreographed by Jamel Gaines. Cirque du Soleil's Viva Elvis perform, as well as Ne-Yo. The dancers with the least viewer votes perform solos.

619 :07x12 - Top 8 Perform

Jul/07/2010
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620 :07x13 - 1 of 8 Voted Off

Jul/08/2010
Seven of the contestants, with AllStar Ade Obayomi, perform a Mia Michaels' contemporary piece. The original cast of "In The Heights" and Natasha Bedingfield perform. All Stars Pasha Kovalev & Anya Garnis dance the cha-cha. Alex Wong leaves due to injury.
Writer: Simon Fuller

621 :07x14 - Top 7 Perform

Jul/14/2010
Top 6 perform. Ashley Galvan sits out due to injury. Alex Wong sends a post-op message from the hospital. First Tahitian and B-boy dance routines are performed.

623 :07x16 - Top 6 Perform

Jul/21/2010
Top 5 dancers perform with an all-star, another contestant and solo. Billy Bell sits out due to injury. The first stepping routine on the show is performed.

626 :07x19 - Two of Six Voted Off

Jul/29/2010
A group performance, of contestants and all-stars, choreographed by Mia Michaels, as well as "Step Up 3D" dancers perform. Musical guests are Allison Iraheta, with Orianthi, and Christian TV. 2 dancers are eliminated from the competition.
Writer: Simon Fuller

627 :07x20 - Top 4 Perform

Aug/04/2010
The top 4 contestants dance a group performance and with two different all-stars. Clips of their life, before they auditioned for the show, are shown.

628 :07x21 - 1 of 4 Voted Off

Aug/05/2010
All-stars perform a Dee Caspary routine. Musical guests are Janelle Monae and Flo Rida. Desmond Richardson performs a solo. The top 4 dance solos. Clips of the contestants at the premiere and after-party of "Step Up 3D" and at the Gatorade Performance Lab.

630 :07x23 - Winner Announced

Aug/12/2010
The finale show opens with a hip-hop group performance. Encore performances of the judges' favorite routines. Musical guest: Black Gold. Guest performers: Manzari Brothers, Quest Crew, Charlie Bruce, and Lil' C with Russell Ferguson (season 6 winner). Winner announced.

635 :08x05 - Meet the Top 20

Jun/09/2011
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636 :08x06 - Top 20 Perform

Jun/15/2011
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637 :08x07 - 2 of 20 Voted Off

Jun/16/2011
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638 :08x08 - Top 18 Perform

Jun/22/2011
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640 :08x10 - Top 16 Perform

Jun/29/2011
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642 :08x12 - Top 14 Perform

Jul/06/2011
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644 :08x14 - Top 12 Perform

Jul/13/2011
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646 :08x16 - Top 10 Perform

Jul/20/2011
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648 :08x18 - Top 8 Perform

Jul/27/2011
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649 :08x19 - 2 of 8 Voted Off

Jul/28/2011
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Writer: Simon Fuller

650 :08x20 - Top 6 Perform

Aug/03/2011
In Part 1 of the Season Finale, the final 6 dancers perform for America's vote in hopes of becoming America's Favorite Dancer.

Source: FOX

651 :08x21 - 2 of 6 Voted Off

Aug/04/2011
A group performance, of contestants and all-stars, choreographed by Mia Michaels, as well as "Step Up 3D" dancers perform. Musical guests are Allison Iraheta, with Orianthi, and Christian TV. 2 dancers are eliminated from the competition.

Source: FOX

Season 9

654 :09x01 - New York and Dallas Auditions

May/24/2012
The ninth season begins with auditions in Dallas and New York.

Source: FOX

655 :09x02 - Los Angeles Auditions

May/30/2012
A round of auditions in Los Angeles.

Source: FOX

657 :09x04 - Salt Lake City Auditions

Jun/13/2012
A round of auditions in Salt Lake City.

Source: FOX

659 :09x06 - Top 20 Revealed/Meet the Top 20 Performances

Jun/27/2012
The Top 20 dancers are introduced.

Source: FOX

661 :09x08 - Top 20 Perform, Part 2

Jul/18/2012
The Top 20 dancers perform for a second time, but one male and one female will be eliminated.

Source: FOX

662 :09x09 - Second Live Performance/Second Elimination

Jul/25/2012
The Top 16 dancers perform, and two more are eliminated. Also: a performance by the members of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Christina Applegate is the guest judge.

Source: FOX

663 :09x10 - Top 14 Perform / Third Elimination

Aug/15/2012
The Top 14 dancers' performances include a tribute to choreographer Mia Michaels, and four finalists are eliminated. Michael Nunn and William Trevitt, choreographers and founders of the modern dance troupe Ballet Boyz, are the guest judges.

Source: FOX

664 :09x11 - Top 10 Perform / 2 Eliminated

Aug/22/2012
The Top 10 dancers perform with All-Stars from previous seasons, and two more are eliminated. Also: a performance by L.A. Dance Project. "Black Swan" choreographer Benjamin Millepied is the guest judge.

Source: FOX

665 :09x12 - Top 8 Perform / 2 Eliminated

Aug/29/2012
The Top 8 dancers perform with All-Stars from previous seasons, and two more are eliminated. Jesse Tyler Ferguson ("Modern Family") is the guest judge.

Source: FOX

667 :09x14 - Top 4 Perform

Sep/11/2012
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668 :09x15 - Finale: The Winners are Chosen

Sep/18/2012
Two winners—one male, one female—are chosen as America's Favorite Dancers in the Season 9 finale.

Source: FOX

Season 10

669 :10x01 - Audition City #1

May/14/2013
The 10th season begins with the first round of auditions.

Source: FOX

670 :10x02 - Audition City #2

May/15/2013
The second round of auditions are featured in the conclusion of the Season 10 opener.

Source: FOX

671 :10x03 - Auditions #2

May/21/2013
Another round of auditions.

Source: FOX

672 :10x04 - Auditions #3

May/28/2013
Another round of auditions.

Source: FOX

673 :10x05 - Auditions #4

Jun/04/2013
Another round of auditions.

Source: FOX

674 :10x06 - Vegas Callbacks

Jun/11/2013
The contestants go to Las Vegas for callbacks to compete for a spot in the Top 20.

Source: FOX

675 :10x07 - Meet the Top 20

Jun/18/2013
The Top 20 dancers are introduced.

Source: FOX

680 :10x12 - Top 14 Perform / 2 Eliminated

Jul/30/2013
The Top 14 dancers perform, but two contestants are eliminated. Anna Kendrick is a guest judge.

Source: FOX

681 :10x13 - Top 12 Perform / 2 Eliminated

Aug/06/2013
The Top 12 dancers perform, but two contestants are eliminated. Choreographer Kenny Ortega is the guest judge.

Source: FOX

682 :10x14 - Top 10 Perform / 2 Eliminated

Aug/13/2013
The Top 10 dancers perform with All-Stars from previous seasons, including Witney Carson, Kathryn McCormick and tWitch, and two more are eliminated. Debbie Allen is the guest judge.

Source: FOX

Season 11

688 :11x02 - Auditions #2 - Chicago and Los Angeles

Jun/04/2014
Auditions #2 in Chicago, Part 2 & in Los Angeles, Part 1.

689 :11x03 - Auditions #3 - Los Angeles and Philadelphia

Jun/11/2014
Auditions #3 in Los Angeles, Part 2 & in Philadelphia.

690 :11x04 - Auditions #4 - Atlanta

Jun/18/2014
Auditions #4 in Atlanta, Georgia.

691 :11x05 - Pasadena Callbacks

Jun/25/2014
Callbacks where previous contestants that were on the fence get to show their dancing skills 1 final time in hopes that they can move on in the competition this time?

692 :11x06 - First Live Performance Show; Meet the Top 20 Performances

Jul/02/2014
First Live Performance Show: Meet the Top 20 Performers.

693 :11x07 - Top 20 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Jul/09/2014
Second Live Performance Show & First Elimination Show.

694 :11x08 - Top 18 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Jul/16/2014
Third Live Performance Show & Second Elimination Show.

695 :11x09 - Top 16 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Jul/23/2014
The top 16 perform and there is an elimination.

696 :11x10 - Top 14 Perform, 4 Eliminated

Jul/30/2014
The top 14 perform and there is another double elimination.

697 :11x11 - Top 10 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Aug/06/2014
The top 10 contestants perform and more contestants are eliminated. With Tara Lipinski.
Guest Stars: Tara Lipinski as Herself | Tara Lipinski as Herself

698 :11x12 - Top 8 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Aug/13/2014
The top 8 contestants perform and more contestants are eliminated. With Jenna Dewan.
Guest Stars: Jenna Dewan as Herself | Jenna Dewan as Herself

699 :11x13 - Top 6 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Aug/20/2014
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Guest Stars: Christina Applegate as Herself | Christina Applegate as Herself

700 :11x14 - Top 4 Perform

Aug/27/2014
The four finalists perform for America's votes one last time, giving performances paired with both All-Star partners and each other, hoping to impress voters enough to be named America's Favorite Dancer the following week.

701 :11x15 - Live Finale: Winners are Announced

Sep/03/2014
Two winners—one male, one female—are chosen as America's Favorite Dancers in the Season 10 finale. Paula Abdul, Adam Shankman and tWitch are the guest judges.

Season 12

702 :12x01 - Auditions #1: Memphis and Dallas

Jun/01/2015
The auditions come from Memphis and Dallas.

703 :12x02 - Auditions #2: Detroit

Jun/08/2015
Auditions continue in Detroit as the judges search the country for the next dancer to take the crown as America’s Favorite!

Source: FOX

704 :12x03 - Auditions #3: L.A.

Jun/15/2015
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705 :12x04 - Auditions #4: New York

Jun/22/2015
The auditions come from New York.

706 :12x05 - Vegas Callbacks #1

Jun/29/2015
Stage and Street hopefuls head to Vegas for the first round of callbacks!

Source: FOX

708 :12x07 - Top 20 Perform

Jul/13/2015
It’s the first live show of the season! And it’s time for the Top 20 dancers to show America they have what it takes to win.

Source: FOX

709 :12x08 - Top 20 Perform + Elimination

Jul/20/2015
The first votes of the season are in - and the first eliminations of the season begin!

Source: FOX

710 :12x09 - A Decade of Dance Special Edition

Jul/21/2015
The episode looks back at ten years of the show.

712 :12x11 - Top 16 Perform + Elimination

Aug/03/2015
There is another elimination as the top 16 perform.

713 :12x12 - Top 14 Perform + Elimination

Aug/10/2015
The remaining dancers perform once again and there is yet another elimination.

713 :12x13 - Top 10 Perform + Elimination

Aug/17/2015
The top 10 perform and there is another elimination.

715 :12x15 - Top 6 Perform Live + Elimination

Aug/31/2015
The competition gets fierce as the final four dancers are revealed!

Source: FOX TV

716 :12x16 - Finale Part 1: Top 4 Perform

Sep/07/2015
The top 4 perform as they battle it out to be in the top 2.

717 :12x17 - Finale Part 2: Top 2 Perform

Sep/14/2015
The top 2 perform for the last time as they battle it out to be crowned this year's winner.

Season 13

718 :13x01 - Auditions #1

May/30/2016
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719 :13x02 - Auditions #2

Jun/06/2016
The second set of hopefuls audition in front of the judges.

720 :13x03 - Auditions #3

Jun/13/2016
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722 :13x05 - Next Generation: Academy No. 2

Jun/27/2016
The young dancers battle it out for a place among the elite in the first round of the academy.

723 :13x06 - Season 13, Episode 6

Jul/11/2016
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725 :13x08 - The Next Generation: Top 9 Perform Plus Eliminations

Jul/25/2016
The top nine perform and there is another elimination.
Network: FOX ( USA)
Type: Reality
Genres: Competition, Dance, Talent
Status: Returning Series
Airs: Mondays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 120 Minutes
Premiere: July 20, 2005
Episodes Order: 15
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