America's Ballroom Challenge
An exciting 3-part series that brings together the nation's top ballroom dancers to compete for the title of "America's Best." Hosted by former US dance champions Mary Murphy and Tony Meredith, it features all four major styles of competitive ballroom dancing. After a winning couple is crowned in each of the four styles, the four champions compete across dance styles in a "Best of Show" Grand Finale to determine a single winner.
America's Ballroom Challenge Previous Broadcasts
KQED 9: Fri, Apr 6, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
Every year thousands of dancers come to Columbus, Ohio, to compete in the world's biggest ballroom dancing competition. They represent many age groups and dance styles. They come for only one reason -- to see if they have what it takes to be the very best. For those who win their divisions -- the grand finale will be their last test. When they face off against the other division champions in a winner-take-all battle for the ultimate title of "America's Best Ballroom Couple." The program is hosted by Jean Louisa Kelly.
- KQED Life: Tue, Apr 10, 2012 -- 2:30 AM
- KQED Life: Mon, Apr 9, 2012 -- 8:30 PM
- KQED 9: Sat, Apr 7, 2012 -- 3:00 AM