So You Think You Can Dance

10 Worst Episodes of So You Think You Can Dance

Dancers selected in open auditions across America take part in a rigorous competition designed to best display their talents, training and personalities to a panel of judges and viewers as they strive to win votes and avoid elimination.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 08, 2023.

PS: The following content contains spoilers!

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#10 - The Season 17 Finale (Season 17 - Episode 12)

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The episode was rated 7.26 from 23 votes.

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#9 - Auditions #3: Los Angeles (Season 2 - Episode 2)

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Now holding auditions in Los Angeles, Cat explains the process. The dancers get to dance for 1 min. before a decision is made, then each contestant is given either a "Yes," which was accompanied by a ticket to Vegas, a "No," which means to go home, or a "Stick Around," which means that they are to stay for extra choreography before the judges decide their fate. This year, the winning dancer will be awarded bigger than last. He/She will receive a one year contract for Celine Dion's Vegas show, a brand new car and $100K cash.

The episode was rated 7.25 from 12 votes.

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#8 - The Final Cut (Season 17 - Episode 11)

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The episode was rated 7.19 from 26 votes.

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#7 - Head 2 Head (Season 17 - Episode 10)

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The episode was rated 7.18 from 28 votes.

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#6 - Las Vegas Round: Call-Back Week (Season 3 - Episode 5)

Talented dancers who spark the judges' interest during auditions are invited to call-backs in Las Vegas! This is where they work with top choreographers. During the call-back week, the judges choose the Top 20 dancers who will continue in the competition. The Las Vegas Round will air Wednesday, June 6 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) and Thursday, June 7 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), when the top 20 finalists 10 males and 10 females will be announced.

The episode was rated 7.14 from 14 votes.

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#5 - Turn Back Time (Season 17 - Episode 8)

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The episode was rated 7.11 from 35 votes.

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#4 - Dance Is Back! Auditions Show 1 (Season 17 - Episode 1)

The first round of auditions begins.

The episode was rated 7.08 from 51 votes.

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#3 - Top 6 Perform (Season 15 - Episode 12)

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Two dancers are eliminated from the top 6.

The episode was rated 7.06 from 53 votes.

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#2 - New York Auditions (Season 3 - Episode 1)

The season premiere starts with auditions in New York.

The episode was rated 6.92 from 12 votes.

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#1 - Auditions #4: Chicago (Season 2 - Episode 3)

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The final stop in this round of auditions: the famous Chicago Theater. As before, the dancers get to dance for 1 min. before a decision is made, then each contestant is given either a "Yes," which was accompanied by a ticket to Vegas, a "No," which means to go home, or a "Stick Around," which means that they are to stay for extra choreography before the judges decide their fate. This year, the winning dancer will be awarded bigger than last. He/She will receive a one year contract for Celine Dion's Vegas show, a brand new car and $100K cash.

The episode was rated 6.83 from 12 votes.

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