Why, Mia Michaels? Why Are You Leaving the Dance?


“I am officially an adoring fan of SYTYCD…Thank U for 5 wonderful yrs. To create moments and movement for the world to share with me was a gift…Thanks SYTYCD and look forward to what’s ahead for me…lookout world!” That’s Emmy-winning choreographer announcing her exit from So You Think You Can Dance, via Twitter. (She added on Facebook: “It’s been an amazing five years on ‘SYTYCD.’ I thank them for all the great memories and movement I have been able to create for the world. Today was my official resignation of the U.S. show and look forward to what’s ahead for me.”)

Great. Now who’s gonna stop Nigel Lythgoe from insulting the gays?

Well, let’s revisit our history together: