'So You Think You Can Dance' wraps tenth-season auditions and reveals Top 20
By Elizabeth Kwiatkowski, 06/19/2013
So You Think You Can Dance revealed the identities of its Top 20 tenth-season finalists during Tuesday night's broadcast of the Fox reality dancing competition.
Thousands of hopefuls auditioned for So You Think You Can Dance's tenth season by attending open casting calls from which 159 contestants were invited to attend the "Las Vegas Round."
The Top 20 -- 10 males and 10 females -- were selected by regularSo You Think You Can Dance judges Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy, as well as choreographers and guest judges including Adam Shankman.
While the Top 20 all took the stage last night and performed in pairs or groups according to the dance style they'll be representing on the show, the first live performance show in which home viewers can cast their votes for their favorite dancers will air on Tuesday, June 25 at 8PM ET/PT.
On June 25, the finalists will be paired into 10 couples and work with world-renowned choreographers to create a dance routine representing their assigned genres. After the performances, viewers will have the opportunity to vote for the dancers via online, text messaging and phone.