“Dancing With the Stars” former-pro-turned-judge Derek Hough is launching a brand new “dance-centric” show in Las Vegas this fall. Here’s what we find out about it and what it is going to imply for his time on “Dancing With the Stars.”
Hough Is Launching a Las Vegas Show That Got Postponed During the Pandemic
Wednesday, July 21, Hough introduced in a press launch that his “Derek Hough: No Limit” Las Vegas residency that was supposed to start out in June 2020 on the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel & Casino is now lastly launching in September 2021 at The Venetian Resort’s Summit Showroom.
The show could have a restricted engagement, operating Sept. 22-26, Sept. 29-30, Oct. 1-2, Oct. 13-17, and Nov. 3-7, Nov. 10-14, and Nov. 17-21.
The show is billed as “dance-centric,” in response to the press launch, specializing in fusing all types of various kinds.
“Fans will journey by a real fusion of dance and music, as Derek explores kinds starting from ballroom and faucet to salsa, hip-hop and every little thing in between,” the discharge continues. “[The show will] incorporate all-new manufacturing parts, designed particularly for the astounding versatility of The Summit Showroom, and, as all the time, Derek’s magnetic stage presence.”
“I’m getting pumped and I am unable to wait,” Hough instructed Las Vegas Weekly. “My mother lived in Vegas for 20 years in order a child, I might go yearly. It’s loopy to suppose I’ll have my very own show in Las Vegas and tremendous thrilling to be at this showroom on the Venetian.”
Hough additionally revealed that his longtime girlfriend Hayley Erbert shall be becoming a member of the cast, which he mentioned “has been nice as a result of we have been dancing a lot collectively.”
When the show was first introduced in February 2020, Hough instructed People that he was so excited to carry out for a reside viewers once more.
“It’s a brand new journey. I really like performing reside. There’s nothing prefer it. I simply love that relationship with the viewers,” mentioned Hough on the time, including, “We’ll do salsa and Latin to ballroom to modern, to rock and roll. I would like the entire room to be my stage, to the place I’m actually within the viewers and I’m on their tables. I’m going to convey it, that is for rattling positive.”
Tickets for the show go on sale to most people by way of Ticketmaster on Monday, July 26 at 1 p.m. Eastern, 10 a.m. Pacific time. Ticket costs begin at $39. But Hough’s followers can use his hyperlink on Instagram to get tickets starting July 22.
What Does This Mean For ‘Dancing With the Stars’?
Thankfully, “Dancing With the Stars” followers do not have to fret about dropping their beloved pro-turned-judge to this new residency. The dates are all Wednesday by Sunday of every week the show runs, so Hough will presumably be commuting forwards and backwards from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, dwelling in Vegas Wednesday by Sunday, then flying again to Los Angeles for “Dancing With the Stars” every week.
It will undoubtedly be a grueling schedule, however we count on nothing much less from one of many hardest working males in show enterprise.
“I feel it’s going to be lots of enjoyable to remain busy like that, however actually I simply can’t wait to be performing reside once more, similar to each performer is itching to get again on stage. I’ve been going by the show and the music and getting the crew again collectively and it may be incredible,” Hough instructed Las Vegas Weekly.
He added, “There will certainly be some new additions to the [touring] show, some completely different items I’ve been engaged on, and in addition a number of new dancers and wonderful new choreographers I’m simply an enormous fan of. They are going so as to add one other layer of creativity and artistry to the show and it is all coming collectively.”
“Dancing With the Stars” season 30 premieres Monday, September 20 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.