Melissa Sandvig
S5 Melissa Sandvig
Season Season 5
Birthday April 30, 1980
Age 40
Hometown Los Angeles, California
So You Think You Can Dance Profile
Age during Season 29
Dance style Ballet
Partner(s) Ade Obayomi
Brandon Bryant
Evan Kasprzak
Placement Top 6
All-Star Profile
Melissa Sandvig (born April 30, 1980) is a Ballet dancer. She competed during fifth season of So You Think You Can Dance and placed in the Top 6.


Melissa has been dancing for most of her life. She has danced with the Milwaukee Ballet Company, LA Opera, Long Beach Ballet and Helios Dance Theater. A highlight for Melissa was performing "Le Coeur Illumine" at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.

So You Think You Can DanceEdit

To see all of Melissa Sandvig's performances from Season 5, click here.

Other InformationEdit

  • She was the oldest finalist of Season 5.
  • She has gained the nicknames of "Naughty Ballerina" and "Buff Ballerina".

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