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Sasha Farber

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Dancer Profile
Birth Date 9 May 1982 (1982-05-09) (age 37)
Hometown Moscow, Russia

Partner(s) 17: Nicole Polizzi (8th)
22: Kim Fields (7th/8th)
23: Terra Jolé (5th)
24: Simone Biles (4th)
Athletes: Tonya Harding (2nd/3rd)
27: Mary Lou Retton (9th)
Juniors: Mentor

Alexander "Sasha" Farber is a professional dancer on Dancing with the Stars.

Biography

Retrieved from abc.com
Born in Russia, Sasha Farber started dancing at age thirteen in his new homeland, Australia. By seventeen, he had won the Australian Latin Championships twice and represented Australia at the World Latin Championships.

Farber joined the Dancing with the Stars Troupe in season 13 and danced with Snooki in season 17. He most recently danced with Terra Jolé, Simone Biles, Tonya Harding, and Mary Lou Retton.

Farber was a featured dancer in the Broadway and West End production of Burn the Floor.

Dancing with the Stars 17

Sasha was partnered with Nicole Polizzi. They placed 8th.

Scores

Week # Dance/Song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Wild Ones" 8 8 7 No Elimination
2 Rumba / "Just Give Me a Reason" 6 7 7 Safe
3 Quickstep / "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend" 9 8 8 Safe
4 Jive / "Mickey" 8 8 8 Safe
5 Jazz / "Work Bitch" 9 9 9 Safe
6 Foxtrot / "Build Me Up Buttercup"
Switch-Up Challenge / Various
9
Awarded
9
3
9
Points
No Elimination
7 Samba / "Hey Mama"
Team Freestyle / "Bom Bom"
9
9
9
9
9
9
Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 22

Sasha was partnered with Kim Fields. They placed 7th/8th.

Scores

Week # Dance / Song Judges' scores Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Sax" 7 6 7 No elimination
2 Salsa / "Conga" 7 6 7 Safe
3 Foxtrot / "The Facts of Life Theme" 7 6 7 Safe
4 Quickstep / "I Wan'na Be Like You" 8 8/81 8 Safe
52 Viennese Waltz / "These Arms of Mine" 8 6/63 8 No elimination
6 Jive / "You Can't Stop the Beat" 8 8 8 Last to be called safe
7 Samba / "ABC"
Team Freestyle / "End of Time" / "If I Were a Boy" / "Crazy in Love"
9
8
9
8
9
9
Eliminated

1 Score given by guest judge Zendaya.
2 For this week only, as part of "America's Switch Up", Fields performed with Keoikantse Motsepe instead of Farber. Farber performed with Paige VanZant.
3 Score given by guest judge Maksim Chmerkovskiy.

Dancing with the Stars 23

Sasha was partnered with Terra Jolé. They placed 5th.

Scores

Week # Dance/Song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Hough Tonioli
1 Jive / "Stuff Like That There" 7 6 6 6 No Elimination
2 Quickstep / "Bewitched Theme" 8 7 8 8 Safe
3 Viennese Waltz / "Iris" 8 7 8 7 Safe
4 Samba / "Simcha" 9 8 8 Safe
5 Contemporary / "Stand by Me" 9 9 9 No elimination
6 Paso Doble / "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood" 7 81 8 7 Safe
7 Foxtrot / "Cheek to Cheek"
Team Freestyle / "Embrace"
9
8
8
9
9
9
8
9
Safe
8 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)"
Salsa Dance Off / "Magic"
8
No

Extra
8
Points
8
Awarded
Last to be called safe
9 Charleston / "If My Friends Could See Me Now"
Team-Up Dance (Jazz) / "Big Noise from Winnetka"
10
9
102
92
9
9
9
9
Safe
10 Rumba / "Scars to Your Beautiful"
Trio Tango / "Hideway"
10
10

10
10
10
10
Eliminated

1Score given by guest judge Pitbull.
2Score given by guest judge Idina Menzel.

Dancing with the Stars 24

Sasha was partnered with Simone Biles. They placed 4th.

Scores

1Score given by guest judge Nick Carter.
2Score given by guest judge Mandy Moore.

Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Sasha was partnered with Tonya Harding. They placed 2nd/3rd.

Scores

1Score was given by guest judge, Rashad Jennings.

Dancing with the Stars 27

Sasha was partnered with Mary Lou Retton. They placed 9th.

Scores

Dancing with the Stars: Juniors

Sasha was the mentor of Jake Monreal and his partner Sophia Pippen. They placed 9th.

Scores

Week # Dance/Song Judges' score Result
Chmerkovskiy Rippon Moore
1 Jive / "Do You Love Me" 7 7 7 Safe
2 Foxtrot / "Love Story" 7 7 6 Safe
3 Samba / "Poor Unfortunate Souls" 7 6 6 Eliminated

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