Tag: emmy awards

Here Are the 2020 Emmy Nominations for Outstanding Choreography

Our favorite season? Awards season, of course! Congratulations to the six choreographers who received Emmy nominations for their fabulous television work. This year, the Emmys thought outside the usual “So You Think You Can Dance” and “World of Dance” box, and we’re delighted to see some of our fave choreographers getting recognition. Here are all […]

Travis Wall on What "So You Think You Can Dance" Has Meant to Him

“Mister Travis Wall,” as Cat Deeley would say, has had one heck of an epic “So You Think You Can Dance” journey. Since first appearing on the show as a contestant during Season 2 (back when he had frosted tips!), he’s become one of the series’ most respected choreographers and mentors. In fact, his work […]

Here Are This Year's Emmy-Nominated Dance Routines

Congrats to this year’s Outstanding Choreography Emmy nominees, announced yesterday morning in Hollywood! It’s a pretty stellar list of names, with “So You Think You Can Dance” and “Dancing with the Stars” choreographers earning four of the category’s five slots. (Rockstar Mandy Moore was actually nominated for her work on both shows. 🙌 ) The […]

Video Break: Watch Every Emmy-Nominated Dance Routine

The 2016 Emmy Awards are right around the corner, and this Hollywood awards show holds a special place in our hearts. Why? Because of the dance category! Nothing’s better than watching our favorite choreographers receive such large-scale, well-deserved recognition. And one thing’s for sure: 2016 is going to be a super competitive year. Dance took […]

Talking with Travis Wall: Emmy Edition

Travis Wall (photo by Joe Toreno for Dance Spirit) It seems like Travis Wall can do no wrong. From absolutely killing it on “So You Think You Can Dance” almost every single week to getting nominated for an(other) Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography—his fourth—Wall is having one heck of a year. There’s only one downside: […]

Let's Talk About Those Emmy Award Dance Numbers

If you’re like me, you were really, really sad for the first half of last night’s Emmy Awards. Song-and-dance king Neil Patrick Harris was hosting, and we’d been promised big, dance-y things. But for more than an hour there was nary a dancer in sight. Then came the middle of the show. And there was […]

This Year's Emmy-Nominated Choreographers Will Create a Dance for NPH

“Where my choreographers at?” (Neil Patrick Harris – photo AP/Mark J. Terrill) Up until now, the Emmy award for choreography has been presented at the smaller Creative Arts Emmys ceremony rather than the big Primetime Emmy awards. And while we’re happy the Emmys at least HAVE a choreography category (*cough* Oscars, get on that! *cough […]