THE STAGE IS SET FOR 16 NEW STARS TO SHOWCASE THEIR FANCY FOOTWORK AS "DANCING WITH THE STARS" RETURNS FOR ITS NINTH SEASON, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 ON ABC
Three-Night Premiere Event Begins Monday, September 21
Two Celebrities Eliminated on Wednesday, September 23
"Dancing with the Stars the Results Show" Premieres in Regular Timeslot on Tuesday, September 29
Macy's Stars of Dance Returns
Pro Dancer Competition Returns
An all new cast of celebrities hits the dance floor on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" with the highly anticipated two-hour season premiere, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2009 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on ABC. With its biggest season yet, "Dancing with the Stars" Season Nine introduces us to 16 new stars, including an Osmond and an Osbourne, two Grammy AwardŽ winning artists, a Cowboy, a model CEO and a former House Majority Leader.
Eight teams will strut their stuff on Monday night, while the other eight teams will show off their moves on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET). On a special night and time, two couples will learn their fate and be sent home on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET).
Following is the schedule for Season Nine (dates and times subject to change):
"Dancing with the Stars," two-hour performance show, MONDAYS beginning, SEPTEMBER 21 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET) through NOVEMBER 16
"Dancing with the Stars the Results Show," one-hour, TUESDAYS beginning, SEPTEMBER 29 (9:00 -10:00 p.m., ET) through NOVEMBER 17
"Dancing with the Stars," 90-minute performance show, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23 (8:30-10:00 p.m., ET)
Season Finale, two-hours, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24 (9:00-11:00 p.m., ET)