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Ricki Lake, Jennifer Grey, Allison Holker, And More Attend DWTS Anna Trebunskaya’s Baby Shower

It’s official. Dancing With The Stars Anna Trebunskaya is going to have a baby GIRL!! She talked all about it with Life & Style Magazine at a recent baby shower. Below is more including who else attended the baby shower. Be sure to see some new pics of Anna at the link. She looks happy and gorgeous as ever!!

“I’m just so excited to meet her,” Anna gushed to Life & Style at her baby shower on Dec. 14.

“I want to see how she looks! The eye color, hair color and structure, I just don’t know how all the DNA’s going to mix together. I just want to hold her!”

Ricki Lake, Jennifer Grey, Samantha Harris and So You Think You Can Dance’s Allison Holker were all in attendance at the shower and found out about the baby’s gender in a sweet way.

The mom-to-be sliced a specially made cake by Sweet E’s bakery to reveal pink filling inside.

Anna, a DWTS veteran, thinks she might have a little dancer on the way. “This little one loves jive!” she shared with the mag. “Whenever’s there’s jive, there’s always some kind of movement.”

Even though she’s more than seven months along, she’s still undecided on a name.

“We have about five saved on our phones,” shares the beauty, who has yet to reveal the father.

ADDING: Kristin and Suri of Afterbuzz TV were there too…

December 18, 2013 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Sharna Burgess Talks About Her Dancing Career, Her Early Roots, Dancing With The Stars, And More

What a wonderful interview this is!! ActorsE interviewed Sharna Burgess yesterday. She talks of when her dancing career began (at age 5), her country and city roots in Australia, moving to London at 18, her competition days, her past dancing partners, Dancing With The Stars, and lots lots more. Thanks to Jimmbboe for keeping on top of this yesterday for us and sending us the link.



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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

PureDWTS Christmas Jingle: “Twas The Time In Between Seasons”

Our guest poet, Lois Troutman, is back and this time with a Dancing With The Stars Christmas jingle! THANKS LOIS and Merry Christmas!

TWAS THE TIME IN BETWEEN SEASONS

Twas the time in between seasons, missing the dancing show
DANCING WITH THE STARS is that show, of course you know

Missing our Monday night DANCING WITH THE STARS TV fix
Scouring through YouTube, DVR, VHS tapes for dancing tricks

Derek, Tony, Val, Mark, Sasha, Tristan, wherefore are the guys
Sharna, Peta, Cheryl, Karina, Emma, Tyne, when will they arise

Making our wish for he cast for Season 18 coming March 2014
We ask Santa for the most spectacular cast the show has seen

Checking off our lists, we predict who will take a turn on the floor
Season 18 is coming, we hope for Season 19, 20, so many more

What will we see, what will ABC pull out of its dancing top hat
The winter is long, the time passes slowly, wondering about that

While we wait, sending MERRY CHRISTMAS wishes for all of you
Hoping you dance into the NEW YEAR, happy, blessed and new

Santa says HO HO HO as he flies through the dark of the night
March will come sooner than we think, Season 18 within our sight!

Written By Lois A Troutman, December 16, 2013

HO HO HO, MERRY CHRISTMAS, 2014 IS ALMOST HERE!
HOPE YOU DANCE WITH HAPPINESS INTO THE NEW YEAR!

December 17, 2013 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Dancing With The Stars Mark Ballas Attends And Performs At Revd Music & Dance Event

By the looks of it, Dancing With The Stars Mark Ballas really brought some heat as he performed at a Revd Music & Dance event at Palace Hotel last night in San Francisco, California. You can view some new photos of Mark at this event at Getty Images. Instagram below courtesy of emodels1.

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Dancing With The Stars Among Nielson’s TV Ratings Annual Top 10

And it even beat out American Idol and the NFL regular season. Below is more from Newsday via Nielson’s. To read the full article, be sure to see the link.

Interesting bit of news from Nielsen’s annual Top Ten list, just released this morning: “Dancing with the Stars” edged out “American Idol” as TV’s most viewed unscripted show last season. “NCIS” remained TV’s top draw overall.

1 NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL NBC… 7.4 21,734,000

2 SUNDAY NIGHT NFL PRE-KICK NBC 5.3 …15,708,000

3 THE OT FOX 5.0 14…,753,000

4 NCIS CBS 5.0 14…,692,000

5 DANCING WITH THE STARS ABC 4.7 …13,862,000

6 NFL REGULAR SEASON L ESPN 4.6… 13,446,000

7 AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY FOX 4.6 …13,384,000

8 BIG BANG THEORY, THE CBS 4.5… 13,217,000

9 AMERICAN IDOL-THURSDAY FOX 4.5 …13,136,000

10 DANCING W/STARS RESULTS ABC 4.5… 12,890,000

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Sharna Burgess And Paul Kirkland Choreograph For “Strictly Come Dancing”

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Sharna Burgess has been busy! Right after the season of Dancing With The Stars wrapped up, she and boyfriend and dancer Paul Kirkland flew to London to do some choreography for “Strictly Come Dancing” (the English version of Dancing With The Stars). Below are some fun examples of their recent work! Pic above courtesy of pro Iveta Lukosiute.


Strictly Come Dancing Pros – "Dynamomagician" by GrinyasEntertainment

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Pro Watchout: Blake McGrath To Dance On Dancing With The Stars?

Could the producers be thinking of asking Blake McGrath to dance on Dancing With The Stars…or maybe they did already?? OR maybe this is just a campaign? We’ll let you decide!! Last night, Blake posted the instagram below with the caption, “Who thinks I should join the professionals on “Dancing With The Stars” next season? If you think so type #blakefordancingabc @dancingabc #tbt #sytycd1 #samba”. If you’d like to read up on Blake, visit this link. Note that along with being a singer, Blake has also been on “So You Think You Can Dance” and “Dance Life”. He’s also danced with greats like Madonna, Britney Spears, and Janet Jackson to name a few. So what do you think? Blake to dance? I say…YES depending on who he’d replace. A definite yes to replace Tony or to be on the Troupe!! Thanks to Elmari for sending us this news.

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Is Change In The Air For Some Of The Pros On Dancing With The Stars?

Kristyn Burtt of Afterbuzz and Red Carpet Closet TV has updated one of her blog pieces on the Dancing With The Stars Pros!! She’s learned a little more on their contracts. Below is what she wrote about it.

While this was written about last season’s pro cast, I learned something interesting about contracts that could affect some pros we haven’t seen in awhile. According to an insider, DWTS U.S. contracts are for five years. That means you have to ask permission to do outside work during this time period. While I didn’t get specifics on this aspect of the contract, it usually means other TV shows or anything related to ballroom or using the DWTS name. (It is most likely a typical non-compete clause in the entertainment industry.)

Here’s where it gets even more interesting, if ABC does not use you as talent for two seasons in a row, you are free to do what you want. We didn’t see a few DWTS pros at all in Season 17. With the show down to one-night a week, it makes sense to use the eliminated pro from the prior week in group dances. However, we may see a few former pros gone for good if they aren’t used for Season 18. (Chelsie, Louis, etc) ABC has signaled a change not only with the format, but with the pros they are using.

Fascinating! I’ll be really curious on Kym Johnson and if she will be back? If not, it’s possible we may not ever see her dance on the U.S version of Dancing With The Stars again? And yeah, what about Chelsie Hightower and Louis Van Amstel being we never saw them dance last season? Let us know what you think!! You can read Kristyn’s full blog at this link.

December 16, 2013 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Dancing With The Stars Emma Slater And Sasha Farber Get Their Jive On In Ballroom With A Twist 2

In this fun footage filmed in Phoenix, Arizona over the weekend, you can watch Emma Slater and Sasha Farber doing a Jive in Ballroom With A Twist 2. I love how you can really feel their energy!! I hope we get some more footage of the other dancers in the show too. If we do, we’ll be sure to post. Go Emma and Sasha!

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Pro Karina Smirnoff Pictured At LAX Over The Weekend And More

Karina Smirnoff was seen at LAX over the weekend. The Dancing With The Stars pro looked so cute in a Fedora, black leather boots, and a black “Revolution” top. You can see new pics of her at Getty Images. Tristan MacManus must have been in the area too as Karina posted this fun instagram below from the plane. Apparently, they had a cooperate event in Houston, Texas together.

And isn’t this a fun instagram of Karina in the pilots seat….

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.