‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Top 20 Live Show Recap – July 9, 2014 (@DanceOnFOX #SYTYCD)

_W5A1284So You Think You Can Dance has returned for its second week of live shows tonight (July 9th) in Los Angeles, Calif.

The Top 18 – Tanisha Belnap, Carly Blaney, Jourdan Epstein, Brooklyn Fullmer, Emily James, Jacque Lewarne, Malene Ostergaard, Jessica Richens, Valerie Rockey, Bridget Whitman,Rudy Abreu, Casey Askew, Teddy Coffey, Emilio Dosal, Zack Everhart, Marcquet Hill, Serge Onik, and Ricky Ubeda –  were paired together to perform various contemporary, ballet, tap, cha-cha, samba, and jazz sequences in front of judges Mary Murphy, Nigel Lythgoe, and special guest judge Misty Copeland.

Chloe Arnold’s Syncopated Ladies also took the stage to perform a tap routine to “****Flawless.”

At the end of the show, host Cat Deely announced that Jourdan Epstein and Stanley Glover‘s time on So You Think You Can Dance had come to a close. On next week’s live show, two people will be eliminated from the competition and Misty Copeland will continue her role as a guest judge. A Great Big World is also scheduled to perform.

Check out photos and videos from tonight’s episode of So You Think You Can Dance below. Make sure to tune in next Wednesday at 8PM on FOX to see your favorite dancers perform!

Photos: Adam Rose/FOX

Written by Juliet Schroder

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