'Dance Showdown' video: Meet the dance professionals and contestants
"D-trix Presents Dance Showdown" is in its Season 3 on the YouTube channel, DanceOn ** http://www.youtube.com/user/DanceOn. And in this exclusive video, you can meet some of the professional dancers and contestants as they work out both their relationship and their moves.
"Dance Showdown" takes 8 of the Internet' biggest stars and hands them over to professional dancers in order to compete for a cash prize of $50,000. The contestants also get to participate in mini-challenges along the way -- each challenge offers the chance for more money to win. With a judges' panel made up of Joey Fatone, choreographer Laurieann Gibson and YouTube star Kassem G., it's certain to get interesting.
But it's not just the judges who make the decisions -- the audience gets to vote for its favorites as well. The combination of the judges' scores and the voting results will determine the winner.
This season's YouTube contestants are:
- Lindsey Stirling
- Joe Penna
- Sam Pepper and Lancifer
- Steve Kardynal
- Arin Hanson
- Meghan Camarena
- Tati Westbrook
- Alisha Marie
The professional dancers for Season 3 include Anisha Gibbs, Anthony Lee, Anze Skrube, Brinn Nicole, David Moore, Emily Sasson, Matt Steffanina and Maxine Hupy.