So You Think You Can Dance Semi-Finals Performance Night Recap – August 27, 2014 (@DanceOnFOX #SYTYCD)

MY1_6262_hires2So You Think You Can Dancehas returned for its ninth week of live shows tonight (August 27th) at CBS Studios in Los Angeles, Calif.

The Top 4 -Jessica Richens, Valerie Rockey, Zack Everhartand Ricky Ubeda– opened the show with a group performance to Ryan Dan’s Wind Beneath My Wings choreographed by Travis Wall. After the group performance, the Top 4 were paired with each other andSo You Think You Can Danceall-stars to perform various contemporary, African jazz, jazz, hip-hop, Bollywood, and broadway sequences in front of judgesMary Murphy, Nigel Lythgoe, and special guest judgeJesse Tyler Ferguson.The Top 4 also performed solos for America.

Guest dancers on the show includedAaron Turner,Kathryn McCormick,andRobert Roldan.

After the performances, GRAMMY award-winning artist Jason Mrazperformed his single “Love Someone” for America, the judges, and contestants.

Check out photos from tonights episode of So You Think You Can Dance below! Make sure to tune in next Wednesday at 8pm on FOX to see who wins So You Think You Can Dance!

Opening Group Number – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Valerie & Ricky – African Jazz – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Jessica & Zack – Broadway – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Valerie & Zack – Contemporary – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Jessica & Ricky – Jazz – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Jason Mraz – “Love Someone” – Top 4 Performance Nigth 8/27/14

Jessica & Valerie – Bollywood – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Zack & Ricky – Hip-Hop – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Valerie & Aaron – Tap – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Ricky & Kathryn – Contemporary – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Zack & Aaron – Tap – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Jessica & Robert – Contemporary – Top 4 Performance Night 8/27/14

Photos: Mike Yarish/FOX

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

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