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In the summer of 2005, the reality television show So You Think You Can Dance aired on the Fox network. The show's creators are the same team that brought American Idol to the television screens of millions of viewers.

The first season's host was Lauren S

Monday 8:00 PM et/pt on FOX
13 Seasons, 253 Episodes
July 20, 2005
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So You Think You Can Dance Full Episode Guide

  • Following epic auditions across the country and weeks of awe-inspiring live performances, the nation will finally choose who joins the ranks of America's Favorite Dancers.

  • With only the most elite remaining in the competition, the dancers have to give it their all to remain ahead. The Final Four continue to surprise the judges and the nation with outstanding performances in a week without eliminations

  • The series reaches a big milestone as the show honors 250 episodes! Meanwhile, the contest comes to new heights as the Top Five dancers perform for America's vote.

  • Only the best of the best are left as the contest heats up. See who will survive the elimination and who will proceed to the next round.

  • As the contest continues, each dancer must show that they belong in the running to become America's Favorite Dancer.

  • One dancer must be eliminated.

  • Following national auditions and the grueling Academy, the Top 10 get their opportunity to shine for the first time live on the SYTYCD stage. The best dancers will perform with their All-Star in hopes of capturing the hearts of the judges and America.

  • The Academy proceeds as the dancers put their best foot forward to show that they have what it takes to become America's Favorite Dancer. After rigorous auditions, tough choreography and amazing performances for the judges, the Top 10 are unveiled.

  • The first round of the Academy starts as the young dancers battle for a place among the elite.

  • The third and last round of auditions.

  • Nigel, Paula and Jason travel to Chicago looking for the best young dancers in the nation. Find out which performers have what it takes to compete beside America's All-Star favorites and who comes short of the mark.

  • In the thirteenth season premiere, America's youngest dancers will be featured for the first time in the show's history. As the competition gets started, each dancer will work beside an All-Star favorite from the past. See which young dancers will become America's Favorite.

  • This special episode reflects on the ten years of the show.

  • In the twelfth season finale, America's favorite dancer is chosen.

  • The four remaining dancers give it their all in hopes of becoming America's favorite.

  • The competition becomes intense as the dancers attempt to advance to the Top 4.

  • Who will be eliminated from the Top 10?

  • After the remaining dancers perform, who will be eliminated from the top 14?

  • Who will be eliminated from the Top 16?

  • Who will be eliminated from the Top 20?

  • The top 20 perform hoping to impress the judges.

  • Find out who will make it to the Top 20!

  • The contestants head to Las Vegas for the first round of callbacks.

  • The auditions continue in New York.

  • The auditions continue in Los Angeles.

  • The auditions come from Detroit.

  • The 12th season opens with the first round of auditions in Memphis and Dallas.

So You Think You Can Dance News

FOX Summer 2012 Preview: 'So You Think You Can Dance' Scaled Back

Summer isn't exactly a television fanatic's golden time, but FOX has a few treats in store despite scaling back a returning hit. "So You Think You Can Dance" kicks off its ninth season with a two-hour Thursday May 24 premiere, but it's boldly going to a place many fellow prime time competitions don't: one fewer night per week. Judge, creator and executive producer Nigel Lythgoe announced the news this past January that the "American Idol" for fancy footwork will eschew its weekly result show.

'So You Think You Can Dance': So Long, Results Show

Say buh-bye to the "So You Think You Can Dance" results show: Fox has pulled the plug in favor of other programming, meaning the reality competition will have to change format in order to conduct business as usual. Find out more about the changes right here.

Watch Lady Gaga Cry About 'So Think You Can Dance' Act

While Lady Gaga's 80's-business-woman/solider outfit was interesting on last night's "So You Think You Can Dance," it was her reaction to Marko Germar's stunning performance that has people talking today. Set to the gorgeous Jeff Buckley tune "I Know It's Over," the dance was designed to atone for a past Germar wasn't especially proud of, and it brought Lady Gaga to the point of overflowing tears. Watch the performance here.

Lady Gaga Planning a Guest Judge Appearance on 'So You Think You Can Dance'

The Gagafication of all things pop culture continues: Lady Gaga has appeared on "American Idol," Weird Al parodied her, and "Glee" devoted an entire episode to all things Gaga. Her next stop, according to Nigel Lythgoe, is to guest judge on "So You Think You Can Dance."

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