Recap: Top 12 Elimination Plus Exclusive Info on Jeanine and Kayla
Last night’s show was very intense since the judges had to determine who would make the tour. The evening had two unexpected twists. We were first surprised when Phillip was cut since he has so many adoring fans. But we respect the judges’ decision. Although he stepped it up last night , overall, he hasn’t progressed much beyond his style. His goodbye speech was very sweet and sent a positive message to street dancers everywhere. The second shock was when both Caitlin (who we had a feeling would be eliminated) and Phillip were invited on the tour as swings. Hurray!
We’re also ecstatic that former DS fashion models, Jeanine and Kayla, made the prestigious top ten! We dug up the pages from our archives featuring them. Check out the links below to learn more about these two ladies (before they were stars!).
(From left) Darriel Johnakin, Diego Pasillas, and Emma Sutherland (all photos by Erin Baiano)
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Madison Jordan and Jarrod Tyler Paulson brought their real-life romance to the audition stage. (Adam Rose/FOX)
It's usually right around the third or fourth week of "So You Think You Can Dance" audition rounds that we start itching for the live shows. Sure, the auditions are fun, inspiring, and entertaining, but at a certain point, we reach audition saturation. (And the live shows are just so good and feature so much more Cat Deeley.)
All that said, Nigel and co. kept things spicy this week, so our attention remained firmly glued to the screen. (It's been 16 seasons—who are we to doubt Nigel Lythgoe, sir?) Here's how it all went down.