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So You Think You Can Dance

  1. casting couch
    Vanessa Hudgens to Judge If So You Think You Can Dance Dancers Can DanceHudgens joins Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy on the judging panel.
  2. domestic abuse
    Joshua Allen Faces Domestic-Violence ChargesIf convicted, he faces more than ten years in prison.
  3. backstage
    How Maddie Ziegler Became Our ‘First Digital Dance Star’“She has, fascinatingly, really created her own world of dance.”
  4. judging you
    Maddie Ziegler Joins SYTYCD As a JudgeExpect a lot of Sia songs.
  5. kids
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance?’ Fox Asks the 9-Year-OldCalling all adolescents!
  6. reality rumble
    Where Do Most Runners-up on Reality Talent Shows End Up?A precious few become big stars. But what does everyone else from American Idol, Top Chef, Project Runway and other TV contests do after it’s over?
  7. reality rumble
    Round 1: SYTYCD vs. The OsbournesThe SYTYCD season of novice Sabra and arrogant Danny goes against the Patient Zero of celebreality.
  8. reality rumble
    The Reality Rumble: What’s the Greatest Reality-TV Season Ever? Is it Real World: San Francisco? The first season of Survivor? Real Housewives of Atlanta’s “Tardy for the Party” season 2? The bracket stars today!
  9. your tv ratings explained
    Summer TV: 10 Big Winners (and 5 Unfortunate Losers)Yay, Devious Maids and Pretty Little Liars. Aw, So You Think You Can Dance.
  10. tv ratings
    The Big Losers (and Rare Winners) of Summer TVAside from the Olympics and Hatfields & McCoys, things were very grim across the cable box.
  11. fixing-you
    Video: Your Guide to TV’s Unfortunate Obsession With Coldplay’s ‘Fix You’After last night’s episode of The Newsroom, Vulture would like to declare a moratorium.
  12. tv
    The Summer TV Report Card: Which Shows Were Hot and Which Just Got Burned?From reality to scripted to all things pawn, we judge what’s likely to be back next June, and what we’ll (hopefully) never see again.
  13. so you think you can dance?
    Lady Gaga Will Be Happy About the ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ FinaleThe show picks a winner.
  14. clickables
    Watch Lady Gaga Weep for Joy on So You Think You Can DanceShe also threw her shoe.
  15. so you think you can dance?
    Last Night’s So You Think You Can Dance TragedyPoor Alex Wong goes out with a lacerated Achilles tendon.
  16. ladyflowers
    You Are Free to Resume Ignoring So You Think You Can DanceTurns out it wasn’t a vagina, after all.
  17. ladyflowers
    Finally, a Reason to Watch So You Think You Can Dance!It’s like 2007 all over again!
  18. just dance
    Three Performances of ‘Get Happy’ That Will Make You Forget Katie Holmes’s RenditionMichael Jackson! Rufus Wainwright! Leland Palmer?!?
  19. apropos of nothing
    Why Is Nigel Lythgoe Leaving ‘American Idol’?Lythgoe announced yesterday that he’s vacating his lucrative, easy position as ‘Idol”s executive producer, for some crazy reason.
  20. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: America Votes for Someone Competent, Makes HistoryThe couch potatoes of America continually eat the wrong foods, buy the wrong cars, and elect the wrong politicians. Which makes it really nothing short of a miracle that after 16 million votes, they picked the right winner for So You Think You Can Dance.
  21. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: New York RepresentsYou’d have thought a biased New York bookie had plotted last night’s show:
  22. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Secret EliminationSince Hollywood is a town full of blabbermouths, the show took drastic measures to guarantee the confidentiality of last night’s results.
  23. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: No MercyWe’re fixated on Nigel’s teeth, Mary’s upper lip, and the crotch shots in the opening credits. Oh, wait. We’re supposed to be watching the dancers!
  24. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: America Wrong, As Per UsualWe’ve got a grudge with America now.
  25. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Karma PoliceGranted none of the dancers inspire religious devotion this season, but last night’s episode of So You Think You Can Dance illustrated timeless proverbs of karmic retribution nevertheless.
  26. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: All Apologies“Art should be allowed to make statements,” Nigel proclaimed. But in America we also expect our artists to apologize for doing so shortly thereafter.
  27. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Why Does Wade Robson Hate America?The unsung accomplishment of So You Think You Can Dance is how it fuses two of reality TV’s great traditions: the physical rigors of Survivor with the talent pageantry of American Idol.
  28. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: What We’ve LearnedThe final ten have been chosen which seems a good time to review the ten things we’ve learned so far about the contestants, the show, and life in general.
  29. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: No UgliesAfter listening yet again to producer Nigel Lythgoe’s incessant talk of personal growth and the journey, we’ve begun to suspect that Oprah is a silent backer of this series.
  30. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Overdosing on ‘Hairspray’Even if Cedric had slapped on tap shoes and hoofed it up à la Savion Glover, he couldn’t have danced himself out of the hole he’d dug over the last few weeks. That elimination was inevitable.
  31. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Down With Tyce D’Orio!As the producers prodded the dancers to reveal the complex psyches behind their personas, we learned such scintillating facts as Lauren likes to pretend she’s Asian and Dominic thinks every foreign accent is French. Maybe this is the show’s way of reminding us that you can dislike the artist but still like the art.
  32. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Jessi Should Have Stayed In the ICUAfter that dreadful Lion King ripoff at the beginning of last night’s So You Think You Can Dance, we Googled choreographer Tyce D’Orio to see what relevant credits, if any, he has to qualify him for creating “Broadway-style” routines. We found Tyce had a single credit on the Great White Way: He was an associate choreographer on the flop Beach Boys musical Good Vibrations. Enough said.
  33. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Oh, God, You Devil!
  34. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: The Puerto Rican EditionAs axed contestant (good-bye, Faina) after axed contestant (so long, Jimmy) proclaims how memorable, how life-changing, how important his short time on So You Think You Can Dance has been, you start to wonder how much of the canned responses are scripted in advance.
  35. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: So Emotional, BabyFrom the looks of it, there’s been an internal shift on So You Think You Can Dance: Ballroom routines are now judged on showmanship; hip-hop ones get critiqued for technique.
  36. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Patriotic Undergarments Do Not a Champion Make
  37. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: You Call Those Choreographers?Finally. The top twenty dancers have been announced, and tween girls and middle-aged gay men citywide breathe an excited sigh of relief. This season, which contestants end up on the chopping block tonight (and which must dance to survive) will have more to do with who got saddled with bad choreography than who’s got that extra something.
  38. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Fifteen Seconds of Solid Gold
  39. overnights
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: In Which We Actually Find Ourselves Yearning for Simon Cowell
  40. the water cooler
    ‘So You Think You Can Dance’: Hotlanta Edition
  41. overnights
    So You Think You Can Resist ‘So You Think You Can Dance’?