Shockingly, our pal Hero McRae was out on the first choreography round, which was hip-hop. We met contemporary dancer Jessica Watanabe, who was one of the shortest dancers in Vegas, but she was cut without ceremony a few rounds later. A very long-haired Abigail Ruiz made it to the final stage, but then received the heartbreaking news that she wouldn't make the top twenty. Poor ladies!
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Most of the storefronts in the parking lot were dark, but the door to the Bboy Factory was ajar, letting the faint beats of music drift outside. Inside, a small group of dancers talked through some choreography. The culture of hip hop grew out of youth expression in marginalized communities. A lot of historical writing on hip hop, dance in particular, has focused on the men. And the subgenre of breaking is often considered a masculine and aggressive dance.
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So You Think You Can Dance returned to its old format of auditioning dancers from ages but retained the Top 10 format of Season The judging panel are executive producer Nigel Lythgoe , ballroom expert Mary Murphy , and new permanent member Vanessa Hudgens. Cat Deeley continues in her role as host for a thirteenth consecutive season.
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