LA/Austin Auditions (Or "City Limitations")
SYTYCD returns to Los Angeles again
and then off to Austin for the first time. It'll be somebody's chance to
shine as the auditions rolls on.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson resume his judging duties and we begin with Nicolas
Stewart aka Slick from Brooklyn. WIth his bone breaking routine, we were
thinking we could change the channel, but nope, round 2 was a good mix
Meanwhile, we get to Alex Kessinger, A foster child who raised her aunt
later in life, this former Miss Dance America's jazz routine took her to
vegas with flying colors. She even put contemporary in as well.
Sebastian Sierra came in next andthe judges refer to him as a "puerto
Rican Jumping bean" as the video exlplains it. Another one is Mariia
Lebedeva and Misha Smagin, a ballroom duo who are stricly....yes,
ballroom. All 3 go to Vegas as a result.
After a slew of quirky dancers came in, Emilio "Millie" Dosal came in.
He's teh roomate of alum Phillip Chbeeb and his routine took him to
round 2. Makensie Dustman also came in with an a+ contemporary routine
that took her to Vegas in the honor roll. Round 2 came and a battle of
the poppers had Emilio winning the battle and 8 more came in.
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts
By the time we arrived to where live music comes from, Minnie driver,
actress and singer joined teh panel. one 4-year wold named Anthony was
too young for the show, and Disney World was the prize for him. He might
wait until the minimum age to come in. Moving along now.....
Venezuelan-born Daniela Bustillos came in and told us why she came to
teh USA. She shoots for a contemporary piece, but hits round 2 as teh
target. Nick Muckleroy came in and doing a synchronized hand motion 3
times consecutively, he gets teh ticket in his hand to Vegas. The
Exorcist Hampton Williams returned with his family and as a result, both
him and his wife are going to Vegas. Nice!
After round 2 was done, Shane, Daniela and 9 more go to Vegas and we end
the program. Next week, we go to Boston. We hope luck may be on their
To see this episode in its entirety,
go to www.fox.com/dance.