May 21, 2009 8:00 pm
Dancers audition in Denver, Los Angeles, Memphis, Tenn., Miami, New York and Seattle.
May 27, 2009 8:00 pm
Season five's second installment features auditions from Miami and Memphis.
May 28, 2009 8:00 pm
Los Angeles and Seattle are the sites for the rounds of auditions.
June 3, 2009 8:00 pm
The contestants are called back in Las Vegas for the first time.
June 4, 2009 8:00 pm
The second set of 20 dancers are brought back for a second audition in Las Vegas.
June 10, 2009 8:00 pm
The Top 20 dancers hit the stage for their first chance to compete.
June 11, 2009 8:00 pm
Two of the top 20 dancers are eliminated from the competition. Rapper Sean Kingston performs.
June 17, 2009 8:00 pm
The remaining 18 dancers hit the stage again for this week's performances.
June 18, 2009 8:00 pm
The final 18 dancers will be cut down to 16 at the end of the evening.
June 24, 2009 8:00 pm
The top 16 dancers perform.
June 25, 2009 8:00 pm
Two of the top 16 dancers are eliminated from the competition.
July 1, 2009 8:00 pm
The top 14 dancers perform.
July 2, 2009 8:00 pm
Two more of the remaining 14 dancers are voted off the show. A pas de deux is performed by dancers Desmond Richardson and Patricia Hachey.
July 8, 2009 8:00 pm
The top 12 dancers perform.
July 9, 2009 8:00 pm
Two more of the remaining 12 dancers are voted off the show. Singers Kelly Rowland and David Guetta perform.
July 15, 2009 8:00 pm
The top 10 dancers perform.
July 16, 2009 8:00 pm
The final 10 dancers await the elimination of 2 more contestants. Plus, a performance by the Black Eyed Peas.
July 22, 2009 8:00 pm
The remaining eight dancers will be paired with new partners for this week's performances. Guest Judges include comedian and talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and Emmy Award-winning choreographer Mia Michaels.
July 23, 2009 8:00 pm
In the series 100th episode, Season 2 contestants Travis Wall and Heidi Groskreutz dance to a pair of Wade Robson's routines, and Season 3's Jaimie Goodwin and Hok Konishi perform Mia Michael's "The Bench." Lastly, 2 of the final 8 dancers are eliminated.
July 29, 2009 8:00 pm
In this two-hour episode, the remaining 6 dancers perform.
July 30, 2009 8:00 pm
Two more dancers are eliminated and the final four dancers to perform in the finale are revealed. Sean Paul performs & JabbaWockeeZ performs.
August 5, 2009 8:00 pm
This is the first part of the season finale. Hoping to become America's Favorite Dancer the final four contestants will perform at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood.
August 6, 2009 8:00 pm
This two-hour season finale will air live from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California. From the Top 4, America's Favorite Dancer will be revealed.