Full name: Billy Bell
Hometown: Palm Beach, FL
Current Residence: New York City
Dance Style: Contemporary
Born in: Palm Beach, Fl
Birthday: May 8
Describes himself as: Energetic, Spazzy, Optimistic, Thinker
After making it to the Top 20 in Season Six of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE and having to leave due to illness, Billy Bell joins this season’s Top 11 finalists. A graduate of The Juilliard School, he is trained in everything from Hip Hop to Classical Ballet. Bell owns the dance company Lunge Dance Creative, and considers working with Liza Minnelli and Joel Grey on “Back to Back to Broadway” one of his greatest accomplishments.
How old were you when you started dancing?
Answer: 12 / 13
Do you have any formal training?
Who is your favorite professional dancer?
Answer: Andrea Miller from Gallim Dance
What has been your most memorable dance experience?
Answer: Last solo in Vegas, Season 6
What style do you hope to pick out of the hat? Which style of dance are you afraid to get?
Answer: Contemporary. Scared of Quickstep
First performance with Alex Wong along with all-star Ade Obayomi in a contemporary routine choreographed by Mia Michaels| Music: “This Bitter Earth/On The Nature of Daylight” by Dinah Washington/Max Richter
Photoshoot Interview, June 2nd
Audition Video | June 3. 2010