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Winner Announced

Season 5, Episode 23 - Air Date: 8/6/2009
This two-hour season finale will air live from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California. From the Top 4, America's Favorite Dancer will be revealed.
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Top 4 Perform

Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 8/5/2009
This is the first part of the season finale. Hoping to become America's Favorite Dancer the final four contestants will perform at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood.
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2 of 6 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 7/30/2009
Two more dancers are eliminated and the final four dancers to perform in the finale are revealed. Sean Paul performs & JabbaWockeeZ performs.
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Top 6 Perform

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 7/29/2009
In this two-hour episode, the remaining 6 dancers perform.
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2 of 8 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 7/23/2009
In the series 100th episode, Season 2 contestants Travis Wall and Heidi Groskreutz dance to a pair of Wade Robson's routines, and Season 3's Jaimie Goodwin and Hok Konishi perform Mia Michael's "The Bench.
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Top 8 Perform

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 7/22/2009
The remaining eight dancers will be paired with new partners for this week's performances. Guest Judges include comedian and talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and Emmy Award-winning choreographer Mia Michaels.
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2 of 10 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 7/16/2009
The final 10 dancers await the elimination of 2 more contestants. Plus, a performance by the Black Eyed Peas.
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Top 10 Perform

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 7/15/2009
The top 10 dancers perform.
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2 of 12 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 7/9/2009
Two more of the remaining 12 dancers are voted off the show. Singers Kelly Rowland and David Guetta perform.
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Top 12 Perform

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 7/8/2009
The top 12 dancers perform.
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2 of 14 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 7/2/2009
Two more of the remaining 14 dancers are voted off the show. A pas de deux is performed by dancers Desmond Richardson and Patricia Hachey.
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Top 14 Perform

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 7/1/2009
The top 14 dancers perform.
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2 of 16 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 6/25/2009
Two of the top 16 dancers are eliminated from the competition.
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Top 16 Perform

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 6/24/2009
The top 16 dancers perform.
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2 of 18 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 6/18/2009
The final 18 dancers will be cut down to 16 at the end of the evening.
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Top 18 Perform

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 6/17/2009
The remaining 18 dancers hit the stage again for this week's performances.
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2 of 20 Voted Off

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 6/11/2009
Two of the top 20 dancers are eliminated from the competition. Rapper Sean Kingston performs.
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Top 20 Perform

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 6/10/2009
The Top 20 dancers hit the stage for their first chance to compete.
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Vegas Callbacks #2 (Top 20 Chosen)

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 6/4/2009
The second set of 20 dancers are brought back for a second audition in Las Vegas.
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Vegas Callbacks #1

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 6/3/2009
The contestants are called back in Las Vegas for the first time.
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Episode 505/506

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 5/28/2009
Los Angeles and Seattle are the sites for the rounds of auditions.
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Season Premiere (2)

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 5/27/2009
Season five's second installment features auditions from Miami and Memphis.
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Season Premiere (1)

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 5/21/2009
Dancers audition in Denver, Los Angeles, Memphis, Tenn., Miami, New York and Seattle.

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