Kids Dance Competition Coming to Verizon's Go90
'Dance-Off Juniors' premieres April 20.
Go90 continues to bulk up on programming with a new dance competition series.
Dance-Off Juniors is set to premiere April 20 on the Verizon-owned mobile app. From digital producer DanceOn, the series will consist of 10 episodes where young dancers compete for a $5,000 cash prize.
Dance-Off Juniors is hosted by Devon Werkheiser and features judges Matt Steffanina, a social media star and choreographer; Todrick Hall (Todrick); Alyson Stoner (Step Up); and choreographer Ladia Yates.
"DanceOn aims to elevate rising stars of music and dance through engaging, high quality programming," CEO Amanda Taylor said Wednesday in a statement. "We have so many talented kids in our network, we realized our next step was to produce a mobile-first competition series for them."
DanceOn was one of the launch partners for go90, promising to produce 25 original, exclusive series for the app. It previously released Every Single Step, a choreography competition series executive produced by So You Think You Can Dance's Nigel Lythgoe, and Chachi's World, a docuseries following social media star Chachi Gonzales.
Dance-Off Juniors will feature three new competitors ages 10-16 each week. It is executive produced by Kristin Campbell-Taylor and Emily Sinclair. New episodes wiil become available every Wednesday on go90.