DWTS’ Derek Hough Victim of ‘Attempted Robbery’

“Dancing With the Stars” pro-turned-judge Derek Hough revealed in an Instagram story that on October 17, he was the sufferer of an tried theft at his Las Vegas residency. But in true Derek style, he’s laughing about the entire thing. Here’s what occurred.

Some Fans Tried to Steal His Mirrorball Trophies

In the Instagram story, Derek revealed that some over-zealous “Dancing With the Stars” followers tried to steal his Mirrorball Trophies — however ended up simply vandalizing one among them by breaking off a part of the steel “Dancing With the Stars” emblem that sits on the trophy.

“Check this out, that is some superior information. So I’ve my six Mirrorball Trophies exterior the theater in a show case and I assume there was an tried theft,” defined Derek to his followers. “But as an alternative, they simply broke the ‘D’ and so they stole the ‘With.’ So now it is simply ‘Ancing The Stars.’ ‘Ancing the Stars!'” mentioned Derek, laughing. His girlfriend Hayley Erbert will also be heard laughing within the background.

He captioned the video, “I discover this hilarious. ‘Ancing The Stars.'”

But Derek is rolling with it and has no laborious emotions towards the would-be thieves.

“Anyways, whoever took it, I hope you take pleasure in it. All love, all good things. I simply thought it was kinda humorous. ‘Ancing The Stars.'”

Derek’s Las Vegas Residency Runs Through November 21

Derek’s residency is known as “Derek Hough: No Limits” and it began in September on the Summit Showroom on the Venetian Resort in Las Vegas. There are three weekends’ price of exhibits left — November 3 by way of 7, November 10 by way of 14, and November 17 by way of 21. The “Dancing With the Stars” choose has been commuting forwards and backwards between Las Vegas and Los Angeles all season lengthy with the intention to take part in each exhibits. Tickets are nonetheless obtainable on the Ticketmaster web site.

Hayley, a former “Dancing With the Stars” troupe member, stars alongside him within the show, which is described within the press launch as a “journey by way of a real fusion of dance and music, as Derek explores kinds starting from ballroom and faucet to salsa, hip hop and the whole lot in between.”

Derek has been posting all types of highlights from the show to Instagram, together with one slam-bang spotlight video the place he performs the guitar and lights up the stage with Hayley, and one other behind-the-scenes video that Derek recorded proper on stage in entrance of a packed home “with unimaginable power.”

The show was initially speculated to kick off in 2020 however was postponed because of the pandemic. At the time the show was introduced, Derek instructed People that there’s simply “nothing like” performing for a stay viewers.

“It’s a brand new journey. I really like performing stay. There’s nothing prefer it. I simply love that relationship with the viewers. We’ll do salsa and Latin to ballroom to up to date, 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 deliver it, that is for rattling positive,” mentioned the three-time Emmy winner on the time.

“Dancing With the Stars” season 30 airs Mondays at 8 p.m. Eastern and Pacific instances on ABC.


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