So You Think You Can Dance

Season 11 Episode 7

20 Perform, 2 Eliminated

Aired Monday 8:00 PM Jul 09, 2014 on FOX

Episode Recap

Judging Panel: Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy, Misty Copeland



Top 20 Group Routine

"New York, New York" On the Town (2014 Broadway Cast)

Choreographed by: Josh Bergasse (Broadway)



The Top 20 dancers perform again, this time in different pairings that will last until the Top 10.  Each pair of dancers picks a random dance style.  Before the routines begin, the bottom 3 male and female dancers, respectively, where announced.  The bottom dancers were: Brooklyn, Casey, Jourdan, Nick, Marlene and Serge.  Also, it was announced that the winner of the season would receive a roll in the Broadway production of On the Town.



Tanisha & Rudy

"You Need" Bengsons

Sonya Tayeh (Jazz)


Valerie & Ricky

"Oh Darling" Gossling

Travis Wall (Contemporary)


Bridget & Emilio

"Work" Iggy Azalea

Luther Brown (Hip Hop)


Jessica & Nick

"Respect (Live Feb. 5, 1971" Aretha Franklin

Benji Schwimmer (West Coast Swing)


Carly & Serge

"Latch (Acoustic)" Sam Smith

Sonya Tayeh (Contemporary)


Emily & Teddy

"Don't" Ed Sheeran

Dave Scott (Hip Hop)


Marlene & Stanley

"I've Got Your Number" Nancy Wilson

Spencer Liff (Broadway)


Jourdan & Marquet

"Work Work" Britney Spears

Sean Cheesman (Jazz)


Brooklyn & Casey

"Gallo Ciego" Luis Bravo's Forever Tango

Miriam Larici & Leonardo Barrionuevo (Argentine Tango)


Jacque & Zack

"Dibiza (Kick Ass Mix)" Danny Tenaglia

Sean Cheesman (African Jazz)



Dance Crew Competition:

Chloe Arnold's Syncopated Ladies

"Flawless" Beyoncé ft. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie



Eliminated: Marlene Ostergaard, Nick Garcia