On tonight’s episode 9 of Dancing With The Stars the couples competed in two rounds of dance. For her first round Corbin Bleu danced a Quickstep for a dance style she had not previously performed. Check out Corbin’s DWTS bio [CLICK HERE. If you missed tonight’s show you can read a full and detailed recap, right here.
The couples will compete in two rounds of dance. In the first round, each couple will take on an individual dance in a style they have not previously performed including the Viennese Waltz, Tango, Charleston, Argentine Tango and Quickstep. In the second round, the couples take on a new challenge and dance with an eliminated pro or troupe member as part of dynamic trio. The trio dance routine will be in a style the celebrity has not yet performed including the Samba, Jive, Salsa, Paso Doble and Jazz. At the end of the night, one couple will face elimination.
On last week’s show Corbin was given a 27/30 for his Argentine Tango. Carrie Anne said about his performance, “Last week you brought your A game and once again you have done it, the lifts took my breath away, but just watch your footwork.” If you missed any of last week’s performances, you can check out all the videos, right HERE.
Corbin Bleu and professional dancer Karina Smirnoff: dancing an Waltz. Karina tweeted this about their dances this week, “So excited 4 our dances! We have slow waltz and jazz! Love the music and where we r going with it! Thank u all 4 supporting us! We luv u!”
Judges comments: Carrie Ann “You both weren’t on your centers, you were a bit off.” Len “It is so expressive, it is like poetry in motion but I would have liked more in hold. Drive more on the heel in the slows, but a great number.” Bruno “I though that was enchanting, it was incredible, flawless musicality. It was breathtaking.”
Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 9, Len 9, Bruno 10 TOTAL: 28 – Vote for Corbin Bleu and professional dancer Karina Smirnoff: at Voting #: 1-800-868-3406.
Round 2 – Jazz Trio Routine
Carrie Ann “That was maybe the best routine I have seen in seven seasons. You did what Bob Fosse would do today. It was such an amazing combination of great styles.” Len “You came out and exploded, it was delicious. The music, the routine, it was one fabulous hold.” Bruno “Grand master Corbin, the magnificent. You lived up to Bob Fosse, you keep his legacy alive.”
Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Bruno 10 = 30. Total for the night is 58.
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