Fox on Wednesday restored its professional reality competitors series So You Think You Can Dance for Season 17.
Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy and also Laurieann Gibson are slated to return as judges, and also Cat Deely will be back as host. Season 16 judge (and Season 3 contestant) Dominic “D-Trix” Sandoval will not go back to the evaluating panel, TVLine has actually verified.
Slated to debut this summer (best day TBA), Season 17 will certainly feature contestants from ages 18 to 30. Hopefuls will first need to audition online by registering and publishing a video clip of their efficiency right here. Chosen professional dancers will after that be welcomed to attend tryouts in Miami (on March 19 and also 20), New York (on March 28 and also 29) or Los Angeles (on April 4 as well as 5). They’ll be welcomed to L.A. to do for Lythgoe, Murphy as well as Gibson if they make the cut. (Additional details can be located below.)
Season 16 culminated in a two-hour finale last September, throughout which Bailey Munoz was named the champion of the $250,000 prize. The Top 10 finalists then participated in an across the country, 40-city trip.
SYTYCD last summertime averaged simply under a 0.5 demonstration rating and 2.1 million visitors, down nearly 25 percent from Season 15. Among Fox summer season fare, it only bested First Responders Live, the shuttered Paradise Hotel and What Just Happened??!
The network previously handed a renewal to fellow off-season staple Beat Shazam, which was picked up for Season 4. Not returning is the Beverly Hills, 90210 quasi-revival BH90210, which was terminated after a solitary, six-episode period.
TVLine’s Broadcast Renewal Scorecard has actually been upgraded to mirror SYTYCD‘s Season 17 pick-up. Are you eased to listen to that it’s been renewed?