The long-running and beloved competition show about dancing is a prosperous program and there are no doubts in our hearts that the series will be renewed for more new installments in the future. So far, nevertheless, we are left to wait for the official news.
What Should We Know of the Show?
So You Think You Can Dance serves as a competition show for amateur dancers. The series has been a prosperous part of the Fox slate since 2005. It keeps delivering good results now as well. As you have already guessed, it is an American version of the famous international franchise.
The production of this series is on the team composed of Simon Fuller and Nigel Lythgoe, with Fuller, Lythgoe and Barry Shapiro serving as executives. The studios compose the duo of 19 Entertainment and Dick Clark Productions. The latest premiere has been arranged in May 2016.
Following the Concept
Gathered from the all vast territories of the USA, the amateur dancers are ready to learn and compete in order to become the best dancers ever.
A large number of applicants are coming to the show in order to take part in castings. Multiple rounds are held in order to determine the best ones. The variety of dancing styles presented on the show cannot but amaze.
The audience is also participating in making decisions by means of voting. Alongside with the panel of judges composed of experienced dancers, the fate of each contestant is decided. Each episode, one or two participants turn to be eliminated. Thus, much effort should be applied by any of them in order to stay on the show.
The ninth season was re-entitled as So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation. The idea of it lies in featuring the young contestants between the ages of 8 and 13. The main prize has remained the same – $250,000.
Clarifying Issues with Ratings
Despite the long course, the show keeps delivering decent rating figures. As of today, the amount of watchers equals 3.5 million people. Surely, the decline in ratings is traced; nevertheless, the project is still worth producing it. Within this decade, the program has garnered nine Emmy Awards.
There is no doubting in the fact that some revamp should be made in order to maintain the level of the audience interest to the show. Otherwise, it can be put at risk of being canceled. The trick of involving young dancers into season 13 has worked in the favor of the program. What can be made with the next installment? We will see this only next year.
No Announcements Regarding the Future
Though the series keeps delivering decent numbers, the revival is not hurrying to come. The developers are still to decide the future of the popular series. So far, there are no reasons for worrying, as it can be too early for rendering verdicts. Stay tuned in order to become acknowledged of the future of the project, as well as of the So You Think You Can Dance season 14 release date.