via press release:
JASMINE MASON IS ELIMINATED AND JADE ZUBERI WITHDRAWS
ON “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE”
TOP 16 COMPETE AND TWO MORE DANCERS TO BE SENT HOME
TUESDAY, JULY 23, ON FOX
Carly Rae Jepsen to Guest-Judge in Two Weeks
Tonight, after America’s vote was revealed on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, Jenna Johnson, Alexis Juliano, Jasmine Mason, “BluPrint” and Curtis Holland were the three girls and two guys who received the fewest votes. After male finalist Jade Zuberi withdrew from the competition, the judges – Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy and guest judges Paula Abdul and Erin Andrews – eliminated one female finalist, Jasmine Mason.
In two weeks, on Tuesday, July 23 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), the competition returns when the Top 16 finalists: Mariah Spears and “BluPrint;” Makenzie Dustman and Paul Karmiryan; Hayley Erbert and Curtis Holland; Amy Yakima and “Fik-Shun”; Alexis Juliano and Nico Greetham; Jasmine Harper and Aaron Turner; Jenna Johnson and Tucker Knox; and Malece Miller and Alan Bersten – compete once again for America and the judges, including guest judge Carly Rae Jepsen.
The third annual National Dance Day – an annual celebration that encourages Americans to embrace dance as a fun and positive way to maintain good health and combat obesity – will take place on Saturday, July 27. For more information, please visit www.fox.com/dance.
SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE was created by Simon Fuller and Nigel Lythgoe and is from 19 Entertainment, a division of Core Media Group, and dick clark productions, inc. The series is executive-produced by Fuller; Lythgoe; Barry Adelman, Executive Vice President of dick clark productions, inc.; and Allen Shapiro, CEO of dick clark productions, inc. Visit the official SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE site at www.fox.com/dance to view exclusive videos, photos and contestant profiles. “Like” SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SoYouThinkYouCanDance. Follow the series on Twitter @DANCEonFOX and join the discussion at #sytycd. Also, follow host Cat Deeley at @catdeeley, and follow the judges Nigel Lythgoe @dizzyfeet and Mary Murphy @hottamaletrain.
[EDITOR’S NOTE 1: For photos, interviews and more information on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, please visit http://foxflash.com/div.php/main/page?aID=1z2z2z139.]
[EDITOR’S NOTE 2: SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE is preempted next week due to the MLB ALL-STAR GAME and will return on Tuesday, July 23 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed).]