In the first ever search for the Dancing Superstar Duet in Toronto, ten duos have made it to the second stage.
The following ten duets plus one wildcard entry will now enter the Viewer’s Choice Audience Poll segment when their videos will be uploaded on YouTube and social media and be judged by Lovebirds2016 online judge Ruchi Kumar, trained Bollywood jazz instructor with SHIAMAK Toronto and former first runner up in Miss India Canada.
1. Kristina Kulikova and Jesse Valvasori
2. James Gibbs and Daniel Galicia
3. Kitty and Meli
4. Anusha Bhakthan and Jisha
5. Briia and Kevin
6. Vanessa Mangar and Deepta Bonik
7. Deepshika and Komaljeet Kaur
8. Olga and Jenny
9. Urvashi and Aman
10. Valeria and Lyana
11. Harjot & Jodhvir – Wildcard Entry
Videos of the above winners can be found on Facebook HERE or seen on their YouTube channel HERE. Presented by TK Connections and sponsored by San Souci on December 19, LIVE auditions were held in Mississauga where more than 30 duets participated presenting an array of dance forms including Salsa, Brazilian, Bollywood, Bhangra and Gidda.
“There was energy, oomph, enthusiasm and diversity,” say organizers.
“We wanted to provide partners an opportunity to display their dazzling and brilliant talent in this one of a kind dance competition that allows couples to express their creativity for diverse dance forms through teamwork.”
The LIVE auditions held at the TAG TV studios on Drew Road were judged by stalwarts from the Performing Arts industry including Puja Amin, founder of Sanskriti Arts Ensemble; Divya Gowda, founder of DK Bollywood Dance; Miss Sohni, Creative Director, Academy of Cre8ive Arts; Renee Delgado, Artistic Director and Co-Founder of United Salseros; and Tushar Unadkat, CEO and Creative Director of Mukta Advertising and Founder and Executive Director of Nouveau iDEA.
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