J.Lo is Coming Back To Our TV Screens With A New Dance Series
Jennifer Lopez, better known as J.Lo is coming back to our TV screens with her new reality TV show. Former pop star and Dancing With The Stars icon is coming out with her own dance competition series. A few months ago she called it a wrap with her position as a judge on American Idol. NBC where J.Lo also has her Shades of Blue show is teaming up with Nuyorican Production for the 10 episode show, World of Dance.
"This will be a fierce talent-heavy dance competition that embraces the raw emotion and excitement that dance represents," Lopez said in a statement on Tuesday. "I am excited to work with World of Dance, an organization that has had an immeasurable impact on the dance community, to give all dancers an enormous platform where their dreams can be realized."
On the show she will also be working with Emmy Award-Winning choreography team Nappytabs. Nappytabs two choreographers are Napoleon and Tabitha D’umo. The dance genres will include hip hop, krumping, popping, locking, tap, ballet, break dancing, ballroom, clogging, stomping and more. The competition will be open to all dancers, regardless of their age or their dance level. They will be divided into three divisions: junior (under 16 years old), upper (groups of one to four, over 16 years) and team (groups of five or more, over 16 years). After an initial audition round, the competitors will then face off in duels until only one of each division is standing.The ultimate prize will be $1,000,000. Auditions and casting are now open