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Dancing with the Stars is back tonight with season 25! If you are a fan of dancing and can’t get enough of the show, there’s something big waiting for you this season. Here’s what you need to know about what time Dancing with the Stars starts tonight!

The Dancing with the Stars premiere 2017 is tonight! This new batch of celebs are getting ready to wow us by performing with the best choreographers around. If you want to know when Dancing with the Stars starts, then you are in the right place! Scroll down to learn more about the dance show and its schedule for 2017.

DWTS is celebrating its silver jubilee tonight! It’s the 25th season of the dance reality show, and fans can’t wait to know who’s back and what’s new this year! Get excited to see Mark Ballas, who will be back this year after taking a break, and is partnered with Lindsey Stirling. Expect the stage to be on fire with the amazing talent on DWTS season 25!

As far as judges go, we have more than just a happy faced Len Goodman. We will also see Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli giving out expert comments and scores, but things won’t be the same without Julianne Hough at the judge’s table this season.

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With a lot of people very excited about the show, DWTS season 25 has some tricks up its sleeves. They will announce new entries, new dance styles, and most importantly, brand new theme night concepts!

We're doing a happy dance because #DWTS received 7 #EmmyNominations! #Emmys

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To help you get a better look at who you will be watching on Dancing with the Stars season 25 tonight, here’s a sneak-peek at the toe-tapping partners and their first dances:


First Dances

Barbara Corcoran & Keo Motsepe

Salsa to Ludacris’ “Money Maker”

Debbie Gibson & Alan Bersten

Debbie Gibson’s “Lost in Your Eyes”

Derek Fisher & Sharna Burgess

Salsa to Kurtis Blow’s “Basketball”

Drew Scott & Emma Slater

Madness’ “Our House”

Frankie Muniz & Witney Carson

Foxtrot to Harry Styles’ “Signs of the Times”

Jordan Fisher & Lindsay Arnold

Tango to Shawn Mendes’ “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back”

Lindsey Stirling & Mark Ballas

Cha Cha to Madcon’s “Don’t Worry”

Nick Lachey & Peta Murgatroyd

Cha Cha to Pharrell Williams’ “Come Get It Bae”

Nikki Bella & Artem Chigvintsev

Tango to Pink’s “So What!”

Sasha Pieterse & Gleb Savchenko

Fleur East’s “Like That”

Terrell Owens & Cheryl Burke

The Temptations’ “Ain’t to Proud to Beg”

Vanessa Lachey & Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Cha Cha to Kesha’s “Woman”

Victoria Arlen & Valentin Chmerkovskiy

Disco Fries’ “Born Ready”

Theme nights are also back, and making a return to the DWTS stage is Disney! With the huge success of the theme, there is no doubt that the pairs won’t let us down on Disney night. Guilty pleasures is among the themes, and we already know it’ll be a steamy night that you won’t want to miss! 

One word to describe tomorrow: MAGICAL! 2️⃣5️⃣⁉️??✨????

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This season might not be the only one to see couples pitted against each other, but it sure will be the first to see married stars competing with married pros! Nick Lachey and Vanessa Lachey are paired with Peta Murgatroyd and her husband Maks Chmerkovskiy, respectively, and it will be one hell of a showdown, with better dancers, better performances, and a better stage!

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First family portrait of Season 25 ❤️ #DWTS (?: ABC Photography)

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Don’t forget to watch your favorites on Dancing with the Stars tonight on ABC at 8:00 p.m. EST!