Entertainment TV Brian Austin Green and Sharna Burgess' Romantic Date Inspired Their Next 'DWTS' Dance — See Photos Brian Austin Green is competing this season with his DWTS pro girlfriend By Dory Jackson Dory Jackson Instagram Twitter Website Dory Jackson is an Associate Editor for PEOPLE's digital TV team. While at the brand, she's had the opportunity to interview a long list of celebrities, from Kate Hudson to Pierce Brosnan to Billy Porter. She also recaps popular TV shows like The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and Vanderpump Rules.The New York-based Maryland native graduated from Randolph-Macon College in May 2016 with a focus in Communication Studies and Journalism. She came to PEOPLE in March 2021 after working at a number of major news companies, including Newsweek and Us Weekly. She also previously co-hosted a podcast called "Idol Nation." People Editorial Guidelines Published on September 27, 2021 01:50 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: DWTS Brian Austin Green and Sharna Burgess' Dancing with the Stars performance was inspired by the couple's recent date night. Green, 48, and Burgess, 36, visited the Original Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit in Los Angeles, as seen in a stunning set of exclusive photos. Designed and conceived by Massimiliano Siccardi with a soundtrack by Luca Longobardi, the exhibition brings Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh's iconic artwork to life, including The Starry Night and Sunflowers. The exhibit was incorporated into the couple's package on Monday's episode of the ABC dance competition series. Green and Burgess danced to "Say You Won't Let Go" by James Arthur, and will bring themes and elements of the art show into the ballroom for their performance. "It's a really amazing song, it just brings up that feeling of true connection and love with somebody," Green said of their song "Say You Won't Let Go" during the show. "So Sharna and I have been together for almost a year. It's been kind of a storybook relationship," he added. "Just being there with her, feeling the emotions that came up it was great inspiration for what we're going to perform." Burgess shared, "It's been an incredible 11 months of showing a person truly who I am. Complete vulnerability with each other and that's new for me." DWTS Brian Austin Green Opens Up About His Relationship with Girlfriend Sharna Burgess Green, who split from wife Megan Fox in 2020, has been dating Burgess for almost a year. Amid his relationship with the professional dancer, Green joined DWTS for its milestone 30th season — and naturally, the couple was paired together. "I love sharing life with you. Thank you for being loving, and patient and kind. You have added to mine and my kids' lives in ways you will never know," the actor wrote on Instagram Monday. "I'm doing Dancing with the Stars because of my girlfriend Sharna," Green told cameras during the season premiere last week, while Burgess added, "I am unbelievably excited to share with him something I love so deeply." DWTS Want to get the biggest stories from PEOPLE every weekday? Subscribe to our new podcast, PEOPLE Every Day, to get the essential celebrity, entertainment and human interest news stories Monday through Friday. DWTS For their first dance, Green and Burgess performed a foxtrot to "Skate" by Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak and Silk Sonic. They earned a 24 out of 40 from the judges. After the performance, the pair told Access Hollywood that competing on the series together has proved to be the ultimate relationship test. "It is so far. I mean, this is all new," said the Beverly Hills, 90210 alum said. "You know, we haven't ever been in as stressful as a situation as this can become." DWTS DWTS Cheryl Burke Tests Positive for Breakthrough COVID Before DWTS Taping — 'I Feel So Bad for Cody' "I think that we're handling it well right now — we have a good game plan and we have a good way of talking through it and communicating," Green continued. "So, hopefully, we'll just continue on that path." Dancing with the Stars airs Mondays (8 p.m. ET) on ABC.