FOX announced the return of the hit dance competition series, “So You Think You Can Dance” for its 15th season. Executive producer Nigel Lythgoe returns as a resident judge along with award-winning choreographer Mary Murphy, and actress, singer and dancer Vanessa Hudgens. Cat Deely returns as host of the series.
Nigel Lythgoe said, “It’s incredible to make it to 15 seasons, which just speaks to the impact this program has had, not only on the world of dance, but also on our loyal fans and viewers, to whom we are most grateful,” in the FOX press release.
Auditions for season 15 begin next month, and contestants can register online here to upload a video or include a link to a performance. Dancers must be no younger than 18 or older than 30 years of age. Producers will contact selected contestants for in-person audtions in either New York or Los Angeles. “Those who are selected to move on to the SYTYCD studio will work with world-renowned choreographers and compete LIVE each week for America’s votes in a variety of styles. Contestants will be eliminated weekly until a winner is named on the season finale,” says the press release.
“So You Think You Can Dance” season 15 is expected to air sometime in Summer 2018.
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