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STAGE DANCERS GABY DIAZ AND HAILEE PAYNE,
AND STREET DANCERS VIRGIL GADSON AND JANA "JAJA" VANKOVA
ADVANCE TO THE "SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE" FINALS
Top Four Compete for America's Votes One Final Time On
The Most Important Competition Night of the Season
Monday, September 7, on FOX
Jim Nowakowski and Megan "Megz" Alfonso Are Eliminated
Tonight, host Cat Deeley announced that Gaby Diaz and Hailee Payne are the Top Two Stage finalists and Virgil Gadson and Jana "Jaja" Vankova are the Top Two Street finalists who move one step closer to being named America's Favorite Dancer. With a grand prize of $250,000, the cover of Dance Spirit magazine and the chance to dance with Jennifer Lopez at her upcoming Las Vegas residency at The Axis at Planet Hollywood Resort, the stakes continue to rise, as the Top Four compete for America's votes!
On Monday, Sept. 7 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed), the Top Four finalists - (Stage): Gaby Diaz and Hailee Payne (Street): Virgil Gadson and Jana "Jaja" Vankova - will perform three times over the jam-packed final performance episode - with other finalists, solo and with an All-Star.
Team Stage finalist Jim Nowakowski and Team Street finalist Megan "Megz" Alfonso were eliminated from the competition on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE.
Watch/Share a look back at the journeys of the Top Four finalists:
Gaby Diaz Age: 19
Hometown: Miami, FL
Dance Specialty: STAGE/Tap
Watch/Share a look back at Gaby's journey to the Top Four: https://youtu.be/WsKL7OjxAgM
Hailee Payne Age: 20
Hometown: Roy, UT
Dance Specialty: STAGE/Jazz
Watch/Share a look back at Hailee's journey to the Top Four: https://youtu.be/K2Sf80emPWk
Virgil Gadson Age: 28
Hometown: New York, NY
Dance Specialty: STREET/Hip Hop
Watch/Share a look back at Virgil's journey to the Top Four: https://youtu.be/GyxaBKVFQIc
Jana "Jaja" Vankova Age: 23
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Dance Specialty: STREET/Krump
Watch/Share a look back at "Jaja's" journey to the Top Four: https://youtu.be/jImwlTNClns
SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE was created by Simon Fuller and Nigel Lythgoe and is from 19 Entertainment, a division of CORE Media Group, and dick clark productions. The series is executive-produced by Fuller; Lythgoe; Allen Shapiro, CEO of dick clark productions; Barry Adelman, Executive Vice President of dick clark productions; Beverly Frank of 19 Entertainment; James Breen; and Jeff Thacker.
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