Mangalore, May 17:: Sizzling Guyz,a highly talented dance troupe from the coastal city of Mangalore have won first runner up in all India ‘7 Up Dance On’ competition held in Chennai.
After two invigorating months of spirited and effervescent dance performances across 15 cities in South India, Chennai witnessed ‘7UP Dance On’ finale e at the MGR Government Film and TV institute. Led by the 7UP dance entourage, the journey of 7UP ‘Dance On’ 2013 ended on a high note with the announcement of the ‘Dance On’ finale winners SNV Crew. Screened by the 7UP celebrity judges STR, Allu, Puneeth Rajkumar and Vedhicka, the seven teams bagged the laurels by staging extraordinary performance on the stage.
The talented members of the winning team SNV Crew from Hyderabad were awarded a prize of Rs 21 Lakhs, first runners up Sizzling Guyz from Mangalore received Rs 15 lakh, second runners Strangers Crew and Arrow Cochin received Rs seven lakh each and the remaining three teams and Sagar Guys, BFAB, Limitless Chaitanya got Rs two lakh each.
The first round of city auditions across South India began in February. A total of 32 teams from Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh and 28 teams from Tamil Nadu, danced-off against each other at the inter-state auditions on April 24 in Bangalore and April 26 in Chennai. The seven short listed teams each from Bangalore and Chennai competed at the semi-finals in Chennai on May 13. Finally, the six best teams danced their way to fame.
Photo sourced through : Sathish Kapikad