Malene Ostergaard, Nick Garcia first finalists eliminated on 'So You Think You Can Dance'by jmaloni
A Great Big World to perform hit single, "Say Something," Misty Copeland returns to guest judge next week
Wednesday night, after America's vote was revealed on "So You Think You Can Dance," Jourdan Epstein, Brooklyn Fullmer, Malene Ostergaard, Casey Askew, Nick Garcia and Serge Onik were the three girls and three guys who received the fewest votes. After deliberating, the judges - Nigel Lythgoe, Mary Murphy and guest judge Misty Copeland - determined Ostergaard and Garcia would be sent home at the end of the show.
Also on the show, the first of the four featured dance crews, Chloe Arnold's Syncopated Ladies, performed live.
Next week, on Wednesday, July 16 (8 p.m.), the competition continues when the top 18 finalists -Fullmer and Askew; Jacque LeWarne and Zack Everhart; Bridget Whitman and Emilio Dosal; Epstein and Marcquet Hill; Valerie Rockey and Ricky Ubeda; Carly Blaney and Onik; Emily James and Teddy Coffey; Jessica Richens and Stanley Glover; and Tanisha Belnap and Rudy Abreu - compete once again for America and the judges, including guest judge Copeland, who returns to the judging desk.
Tune in for a special appearance by A Great Big World, performing the hit single, "Say Something," which took the country by storm after being featured during a performance by Amy Yakima and Robert Roldan last season, choreographed by Stacey Tookey.
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