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Dancing with the Stars Season 23, Week 2 – Who’s Dancing What…and When?

It’s “TV Night” for Dancing With The Stars Week Two. Below is what we know so far….

ETA: Gleb and Jana have an International Tango. James and Sharna’s TV theme is “The Walking Dead”. Vanilla Ice and Witney have a Fox Trot. Be sure to read and check out the new Media and Interview post for more. Adding: Via his snapchat, Derek and Marilu have a Fox Trot.

ETA2: Via People, Cheryl and Ryan have a Quickstep. He’s suffering from an ankle injury because of the Protester incident. Let’s wish them the best and hope he’s able to tackle the dance like they want.

ETA3: Jake and Jenna have a Cha Cha next week to “Go Diego Go”. You can listen to Jake talk about it and more here.

ETA4: James and Sharna have a Paso Doble. To listen to James talk about it, see this post. Note that their song has been changed, so, we’re not sure their theme is to “Walking Dead” like they first thought.

ETA5: Lindsay and Calvin have a Foxtrot according to her instagram.

ETA6: Via People, the rest of the songs and dances have been filled in. Thanks to Bia for the heads up.

ETA7 – I guess this is no surprise, but next week he better go in the front half of the show…along with Laurie.

ETA8: And here’s the whole order per George Pennacchio.

Maureen and Artem –  Quickstep (Song: Theme from “Brady Bunch”)
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September 13, 2016 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

PureDWTS Season 23 Week 1 – Interviews After The Dances, Scores, Photos, Extras

What a night on Dancing With The Stars! Despite protesters trying to disrupt the show, I thought the dances were all so good. And the opening number…I was wowed! The Pros and couples should all be so proud.

So, to start us off for more media today, see ABC7 and the Daily Mail for some lovely photos. East News has photos from the outside area “behind the scenes”.

Let’s take a look at the Scores again:
Laurie Hernandez and Val Chmerkovskiy (Cha Cha) 8-8-7-8. TOTAL: 31
James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess (Foxtrot) 8-8-7-8. TOTAL: 31
Marilu Henner and Derek Hough (Jive) 7-7-6-7. TOTAL: 27
Jana Kramer and Gleb Savchenko (Viennese Waltz) 7-6-6-8. TOTAL: 27
Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and Allison Holker (Foxtrot) 7-6-6-7. TOTAL: 26
Calvin Johnson Jr. and Lindsay Arnold (Cha Cha) 7-6-6-7. TOTAL: 26
Vanilla Ice and Witney Carson (Cha Cha) 7-5-6-7. TOTAL: 25
Terra Jolé and Sasha Farber (Jive) 7-6-6-6. TOTAL: 25
Amber Rose & Maksim Chmerkovskiy (Foxtrot) 6-6-6-6. TOTAL: 24
Ryan Lochte and Cheryl Burke (Foxtrot) 6-6-6-6. TOTAL: 24
Maureen McCormick and Artem Chigvintsev (Viennese Waltz) 6-5-5-6. TOTAL: 22
Jake T. Austin and Jenna Johnson (Jive) 5-6-5-6. TOTAL: 22
Rick Perry and Emma Slater (Cha Cha) 5-5-5-5. TOTAL: 20

Below are some media reports and interviews. The cast weigh in on the Protesters and their dances…

E Online:

For more with Derek and Marilu, see Pure Derek Hough.

More with the rest of the cast…

Access Hollywood:

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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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Two Men Storm The Stage After Ryan Lochte Dances On Dancing With The Stars, Details For What Happened

Wasn’t the incident last night on Dancing With The Stars scary? I felt so sorry for Ryan Lochte. Enough with the hate already. Anyway, Entertainment Weekly has details for what happened. KUDOS to security, the judges, the crew, and Derek Hough for the way they handled the incident.

Two men stormed the stage of the Dancing with the Stars premiere Monday to protest Ryan Lochte’s participation on the ABC show.

The men wore t-shirts that featured the Olympian’s name crossed out. A group of seven to eight people wearing the same shirt encouraged them from the audience just as judge Carrie Ann Inaba began to give her critique.

“Excuse me, excuse me,” shouted Inaba, as a bit of the commotion appeared on camera. While a stunned Lochte and his partner Cheryl Burke stood in silence, Tom Bergeron took the show to break.

That’s when the ballroom erupted. While most of the crowd shouted in support of Lochte — who previously copped to “over-exaggerating” a story about a robbery at gunpoint in Rio de Janerio this summer — Derek Hough rushed in from backstage in an attempt to quell the protesters who yelled “liar” to the swimmer. “You need to get your negativity out of here,” he shouted at the group of men and women, who can be seen in the Tweet vid below.

“This is my home and I was just so shocked that people would come here and be so negative,” Hough told PEOPLE. “This is a safe place for people to learn a new skill and seek redemption or start a new chapter in their life and that’s what Ryan is trying to do and I just felt so defensive that someone would try and ruin that for him and for everyone watching, so I took it upon myself to make sure they were escorted out. I wanted to protect my home.”

Several security guards, meanwhile, quickly grabbed the two men — one of whom fell back into Lochte, Burke, and Bergeron. The men were then handcuffed and taken into custody by the Los Angeles Police Department.

More at Entertainment Weekly. Pure Derek Hough has more details as well. Here is a report from ABC7…

ETA: Below are reports from GMA…

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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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Dancing With The Stars Season 23 Week 1 – Watch The Dances

We plan to post the dances of Dancing With The Stars Season 23 Week 1 below as soon as we can. The videos will also work for International viewing. A special thanks to Idol Xfactor for recording. Stayed tuned and keep checking back for updates as the night progresses.

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September 12, 2016 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Dancing with the Stars Season 23, Week 1 – LIVE BLOG!

Here we are again folks! What kind of delightful surprises will we get tonight? I predict that Val’s ass will be kissed, Derek will be dissed, Maks will be Maks and point out that Derek is favored (see US Magazine) and Cheryl whip Ryan into shape. Anything else??  Oh yeah, I expect to fall in love with James Hinchcliffe. 🙂

Now that’s an opening number!! Very well done!!  Love how they featured everyone at times – the big dogs are back, Val. 🙂

Marilu just kicked the Jive’s ass!! But her package was sooo touching and original. She made me a bit weepy, actually, she’s just so freakin’ happy!! Someone who loves the show and clearly adores Derek!! My kind of woman!!

Oh James…you cutie. That was a damn fine foxtrot!! And that color in the outfits looks amazing on both of them.  Don’t think that it was four points ahead of Marilu…I sense some protecting going on. Cuz that’s BS, no matter how much I liked him. Read more..

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I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

DWTS Season 23 All Access Week 1 – Behind The Scenes Coverage, Interviews, And More

The Dancing With The Stars Season 23 “Dancing All Access” is about to begin! You can watch all the “behind the scenes” coverage and interviews LIVE in the video below. You can also watch it at the Official Site here.

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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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Entertainment Tonight Goes Into Camera Blocking For DWTS Season 23 Week One

ET went into the ballroom for camera blocking yesterday. A Must See. They all look so good. Let us know what you think in comments.

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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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

DWTS Season 23 Cast Talks On Their Goals, Dances, And More

E Online released more interviews with the cast of Dancing With The Stars Season 23 from last week. Lot’s of goals and what they hope for….

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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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

DWTS Season 23 Week 1: Camera Blocking And Sneak Peek Of Costumes

Below are some photos from Camera blocking and backstage from today. Keep checking back as we may post more.

@megatron shows us his MEGA dance skills tomorrow night! Join us and #TeamLindsatron for the Season 23 premiere at 8|7c. #DWTS

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Loved our interview with #ET ! Looking forward to #dwts TOMORROW @dancingabc @entertainmenttonight #teamxl

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It's going down #Season23. #DWTS

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September 11, 2016 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

More Dancing With The Stars Season 23 “Meet The Stars” – Videos

The Official DWTS You Tube released more “Meet The Stars” videos for Dancing With The Stars Season 23 today. These are always fun. See this link to see more.

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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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.