Three-time World Cup Para-snowboard champion Amy Purdy danced a Contemporary dance, on tonight’s season 18 episode 3 of Dancing with the Stars. After last week’s shocking double elimination the dancers know that they have to bring their “A” game each week to survive. “Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts is a guest judge tonight for the first time alongside Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli and Carrie Ann Inaba. We posted a nifty bio of Amy Purdy so you can get more familiar with her. If you missed tonight’s show you can read a full and detailed recap, right here.
On tonight’s episode the remaining 10 celebrities commemorate “The Most Memorable Year Of Their Life.” Each couple will dance to a song of the celebrities choosing that encompasses a memorable time or experience in their life. These heartfelt performances promise to be some of the most intense and emotional of the season.
On last episode Amy performed a Swing and Len loved it saying, “You used every nuance in that music to great effect. You are amazing, well done.”
Amy Purdy and professional dancer Derek Hough: dancing a Swing Dance. Amy has been getting ready for her dance tonight. She tweeted, “Getting really excited to share derekhough and my dance on Monday. It has been an emotional week”
Judges comments: Bruno: “One thing I can guarantee there won’t be a dry eye in the country tonight. It was inspirational. I love you for what you do.” Carrie Ann: “You really truly remind us all of what it is to be human. The way you were able to balance on those toes made it all the more beautiful.” Len: “It touched my brain with the level of difficulty, it was beautiful. Well done.” Robin: “I hope you know what you do for people when they see you dance each week. You are letting people know they can begin again anew.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 9 Len: 9 Robin: 9 Bruno: 9 = TOTAL: 36/40 – Vote for Amy Purdy and professional dancer Derek Hough at Voting #: 1-800-868-3410
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