It's Dancing Time! Inside the Stars' Rehearsals
Kirstie & Maksim
Learning the routine step by step, the TV actress is in good hands with pro partner Chmerkovskiy, who recently said that Alley is "trying really hard" and that he's
Chelsea & Mark
That's two thumbs up for PEOPLE.com's Dancing blogger Kane and her partner, two-time champ Ballas. But rehearsing hasn't been all easy-gliding for the pair. "I'm seriously considering boycotting heels when this is all over," Kane says.
Kendra & Louis
Maybe Kelly Osbourne was onto something when she said Wilkinson and van Amstel "have a really good chance at winning" season 12. The reality-show mom and her partner look as serious as can be while rehearsing their moves.
Petra & Dmitry
Revealing a hint of the costume drama to come, the supermodel and her partner strike a backstage pose. "This won't be easy!" Nemcova Tweeted during rehearsal. "I'm an uncoordinated elephant at the moment."
Romeo & Chelsie
Does that count as a lift? Hightower is on top of the world while rehearsing with her star partner, who Tweeted on March 4, "Man I feel like the world is on my shoulders sometimes."
Chris & Cheryl
The six-time WWE world champion has his hands full while rehearsing with his two-time winning partner, who has been feeling under the weather during practice. "Had a great rehearsal but my allergies are no joke!" Burke Tweeted. "Sorry @IAmJericho for sneezing, coughing, and rubbing my snot all over u!!"
Hines & Kym
Super Bowl champ Ward says rehearsing for Dancing is than football, but at least his partner is sweeter than most NFL players he meets on the field. "Had such a great day with Hines," Johnson Tweeted March 9. "I am so lucky to have him as my partner."
Mike & Lacey
Radio deejay Psycho Mike wears short shorts! And his partner Schwimmer snaps a photo of the evidence during rehearsals. "Catherwood and I seem to of [sic] forgotten our pants!!!" she Tweeted March 17.
Ralph & Karina
The Karate Kid star would make Mr. Miyagi proud as he dips his partner during rehearsals. "Showed @ralphmacchio a little bit of Jive today just 2 feel it out," Smirnoff Tweeted March 4. "And I must say, he is still a master kicker!!!"
Sugar Ray & Anna
Posture makes perfect! Trebunskaya shows her boxing legend partner how to stand up straight during a rehearsal. "Anna has really been working with me on posture because as a boxer you lean forward and keep your chin down and as a dancer it's the opposite," he posted on Facebook. "I'm making progress."
Wendy & Tony
Ta da! Looks like the perfect end to a fabulous routine for the talk show host and Dovolani. Williams said in a DWTS Cam piece that her partner is helping her bring out what she's always had but never used: "balance and poise and good coordination."