Dancing With the Stars Season 31 is well underway, with the Halloween episode airing on Monday, October 31, 2022. With the episode, the season officially moves into the back half and the competition will continue to heat up.
The episode featured the remaining 9 professional dancers and celebrity partners performing Halloween-inspired dances.
SPOILER WARNING: Spoilers for “Dancing With the Stars” Season 31 Episode 8 “Halloween Night” are below. Don’t read any further if you don’t want the episode spoiled.
What happened tonight on “Dancing With the Stars”? Who was at the top of the leaderboard and got eliminated?
The show began with a Halloween skit featuring judges Derek Hough, Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli. Then hosts Tyra Banks and Alfonso Ribeiro were introduced.
Val Chmerkovskiy has COVID-19 so he has been replaced by Alan Bersten for the week.
First was the floor Jordin Sparks along with her partner Brandon Armstrong dances the tango to “Oogie Boogie’s Song”. The nightmare before Christmas. Len first spoke to the couple and told them he thought “sparks flew” during the performance and that it was Jordin’s “best dance yet”. Derek agreed, but wasn’t sure about the “consistency” of the dance.
They earned 9s across the board and put them on 36 out of 40, her highest score of the season.
What dances were performed on Dancing With the Stars Halloween night?
Dancing With the Stars brought back the fan-favorite team dances for Halloween night. The partners were divided into groups called Team Scream and Team Wicked to compete for extra points.
Here are the remaining dances:
Argentine Tango Performance:
- Gabby Windey and Val Chmerkovskiy
- Charli D’Amelio and Mark Ballas
Performing a contemporary routine:
- Trevor Donovan and Emma Slater
- Wayne Brady and Witney Carson
Execution of the Paso Double:
- Daniel Durant and Britt Stewart
- Heidi D’Amelio and Artem Chigvintsev
- Jordin Sparks and Brandon Armstrong
Performing a Jazz Routine:
- Shangela and Gleb Savchenko
Dancing With the Stars airs Mondays at 8pm ET/5pm PT on Disney+.
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