Tomorrows the big day, kids – the Primetime Emmy Awards. They’ve moved the Choreography award to that telecast and based on what’s been said it will be somewhere in the middle of the show. If you want to see all the nominated dances/choreographers, check out Kristyn’s blog. Derek has TWO nominations, one by himself and one with Allison Holker. This is the first time I’ve ever said this, but – this is his year, and if he doesn’t win at least one Emmy then there’s something wrong. Walking on Air has Emmy written all over it. So, cross your fingers, say a little prayer…but remember, it is a tremendous honor to be nominated (twice) in this category with these nominees.
His nominated dances with Allison:
His nomination for “body of work” as solo choreographer: