World of Dance Qualifiers
NBC’s World of Dance is a heart-warming, energetic and world’s best dancing talent show. The judges are smart, have the A to Knowledge of various dance forms and make the show as humane as possible. Airing on Sunday nights at 8 p.m. EST, you can be faced with the situation of how to watch this online?
Produced by pop star Jennifer Lopez, also present as a judge, along with two others judges – Ne-Yo, and Derek Hough. Jenna Dewan is the host waiting to regale and take you from one contestant, their stories and how the show and emotions unfold.
This is starkly different from other reality shows like American Idol, or any NBC shows. NBC’s SNL (Saturday Night Live) has been a super hit with audiences around the world. This one is bound to become another global favorite. The series is in partnership with the well-known dance brand – World of Dance and various dance competitions and lifestyle competitions have been produced by the creators across various continents and countries -like Europe, UK, Asia across 25 countries.
The Third season premiered on February 26, 2019, with new changes in the format. There are age brackets formed as Junior (groups of 1-4, under 18), Upper (groups of 1-4, 18 and older), Junior Team (groups of 5+, under 18) and Upper Team (groups of 5+, 18 and older) with a new fourth one introduced – Junior Team, was added for acts under 18 with 5 or more members.
The show has been gaining massive popularity and has given good competition to shows like Good Girls -Season 2, PGA Tour, and other channels like ABC. In preparation for season two, handpicked competitors, being talented in any styles of dancing, from qualifying events around the nation and thousands of online submissions, are divided into four divisions: Junior (groups of 1-4, under 18), Upper (groups of 1-4, 18 and older), Junior Team (groups of 5+, under 18) and Upper Team (groups of 5+, 18 and older). In some cases, dancers who didn’t apply were directly contacted by the producers or their agents.
The elimination process of the contestants is in four rounds – Qualifiers, Duels, Cut, Divisional Final.
In the World Final, all four division champions will compete for the $1,000,000 USD grand prize. The concept of last season is copied; every contestant will perform twice in two separate rounds. The average score of both rounds by each contestant will make their final score. The contestant(s) with the highest final score will be crowned World of Dance champion 2018 and will win the $1,000,000 USD grand prize.
You can watch the show live on the following channels – FuboTV, Hulu Live, PlayStation Vue. In the latest season premiered – people feel that contestants low on hip-hop dance routines stood at a disadvantage. The last 2 season winners were Hip hop artists. This seems to suggest that the judges are biased towards this dance form. Watch out for the latest sensation from each of the category and young rising stars.