This week, the remaining 11 couples will perform dances inspired by productions from the big spectacle Las Vegas act, Cirque du Soleil productions. Performers from Cirque will also be joining the couples on stage! Also, there will be another results show on Tuesday, from 8-9 PM, when another couple will be eliminated. DNCE performs. Check out all the performance spoilers below.
One of the biggest shows Dancing with the Stars has ever put on will unfold on the ballroom floor, as the 11 remaining celebrities perform big spectacle dances for Cirque du Soleil® night, on Dancing with the Stars, live, MONDAY, OCTOBER 3 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network. Each couple will perform a dance inspired by a Cirque du Soleil show, while Cirque du Soleil acrobats, aerialists, dancers and fire stick performers perform alongside them. Get ready to witness a night of pure magical entertainment as the couples dance to such Cirque du Soleil shows as KÀ, Zumanity, KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities, PARAMOUR, Michael Jackson ONE, “O,” The Beatles LOVE, Mystère and La Nouba.
Each Couple Will Dance to the Following Cirque du Soleil Shows (in alphabetical order):
- Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds & Allison Holker – The Beatles LOVE
- Marilu Henner & Derek Hough – KÀ
- Laurie Hernandez & Valentin Chmerkovskiy – Michael Jackson ONE
- James Hinchcliffe & Sharna Burgess – PARAMOUR
- Calvin Johnson Jr. & Lindsay Arnold – KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities
- Terra Jolé & Sasha Farber – “O”
- Jana Kramer & Gleb Savchenko – The Beatles LOVE
- Ryan Lochte & Cheryl Burke – ”O”
- Maureen McCormick & Artem Chigvintsev – Mystère
- Amber Rose & Maksim Chmerkovskiy – Zumanity
- Vanilla Ice (Robert Van Winkle) & Witney Carson – La Nouba
No couples will be eliminated on this episode.
The third elimination of the season will take place on Dancing with the Stars: The Results, live, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4 (8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network. DNCE will perform their new single, “Body Moves,” and there will be an all-male dance number in which the male pros of Dancing with the Stars perform to the song “Ain’t No Sunshine.” In addition, Derek Hough will choreograph and dance to a special number. Never-before-seen footage, backstage conversations, additional judges’ reactions and a recap of the amazing performances from the first ever Cirque du Soleil night will also be shown.
At the end of the night, the third elimination of the season, based on combined viewer and judges’ scores from October 3, will take place.
Hosted by two-time Emmy-winning host Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews (sports host and Dancing with the Stars season 10 finalist), Dancing with the Stars is the hit series in which celebrities perform choreographed dance routines which are judged by a panel of renowned ballroom experts, including head judge, Len Goodman, dancers/choreographers Bruno Tonioli, Carrie Ann Inaba and Julianne Hough.