World of Dance Season 3 premieres Wednesday, February 26. Find out everything you need to know about tonight’s show including live-blogged results for which dancers made it through the qualifiers and into the next round.
World of Dance’s two-hour Season 3 premiere kicks off Tuesday, February 26 at 9 p.m. EDT. During tonight’s episode, talented dancers of all ages will take the stage in hopes of impressing the judges and moving one step closer to the million dollar grand prize.
World of Dance 2019: Who are the Season 3 Judges and Host?
Season 3 brings back the familiar faces of four music and dance celebrities from the last two seasons. Guiding the ship is singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer Jennifer Lopez, who serves as judge and producer for the show. By her side are choreographer Derek Hough and musician/dancer Ne-Yo. Access Live co-host Scott Evans serves as the show’s host, replacing Jenna Dewan.
How Does Scoring Work?
As with last year, dancers from around the world audition for the judges in the qualifier rounds. The experts then score the acts according to World of Dance ’s specific set of criteria: Performance, Technique, Choreography, Creativity, and Presentation. Dancers can receive up to five points in each category from each judge. All acts that receive a score of 80 points or more will qualify for the next round of the competition, Duels.
What Are The Four Competitive Divisions?
According to Parade, this season’s first round of competitors includes over 50 dancers and teams from all over the world. The contestants are broken into four separate age-based categories: Junior (17 years old and under, 1-4 dancers), Junior Team (17 years old and under, 5-15 dancers), Upper (18 years old and older, 1-4 dancers), and Upper Team (18 years old and older, 5-15 dancers).
Once tonight’s show kicks off, we’ll we adding live blog updates and recap information on who made it through the qualifying rounds to the next level. In the meantime, if you missed last week’s show, you can check the bottom of the article for a rundown of which performers’ scores pushed them through to the next round of the competition.
World of Dance Season 3 Episode 1 Live Blog & Recap: Who Made It Through The First Round Of Qualifiers?
As soon as the show kicks off, we’ll update this section with live-blogged performances recap and results.
When Does World of Dance Air Next?
World of Dance returns to NBC on Sundays at 8 p.m starting March 3. Viewers can watch the competition live on NBC or stream via the NBC app or the network’s website. Folks with Hulu’s Live TV service will also be able to stream the show in real-time, while those with basic Hulu subscriptions can watch the premiere on-demand after it airs. World of Dance is also available for streaming on platforms such as FuboTV and Sling TV.