World of Dance Chicago 2018
November 18, 2018
Corpernicus Center

TEAM DIVISION WINNERS

1st Place: The Puzzle League
2nd Place: ELEVĀTED
3rd Place: SueMo Dance Company

CROWD FAVORITE

The Puzzle League

BEST COSTUME

The Effect

BEST THEME

Elite Family Dance

About the World of Dance Championship Series

The World of Dance Championship Series presented by Paul Mitchell is a worldwide series of competitions and lifestyle events representing the culture, artistry, and athleticism of dance.With roots in urban, hip hop, and street dance, these regional dance competitions now attract 100,000+ competitors and fans to events in more than 25 countries. Our goal: To embrace, engage and develop the next generation through the power of expression while providing a stage for the most elite dancers in the world.

Dancers compete in one of the following divisions: Upper Division, Junior Division, Junior Team Division, or Team Division. Earning a score of 80 points or higher qualifies the competitors for the World of Dance Championships, held annually. The Winners Circle is presented by CCILU Footwear. Additional recognition is awarded for Best Costume, Best Theme, and Crowd Favorite. In select markets, dancers may also compete in one-on-one all styles freestyle battles.

Want to see World of Dance live in your hometown? Check to see where the Championship Series is headed next. Or, catch NBC World of Dance competitors perform live on our 29 city WOD Live tour starting this October.