From 7th Jan 2017, Indian Idol 9 2016 that is getting  aired on Sony TV has reached to its next stage i.e THEATER ROUND .

What Exactly Happens in a  THEATER ROUND ?

A Theater round is where  selected group of contestants  from all regional auditions come  to perform in    a duo  where contestants must memorize a pre selected song to perform and choreograph together, and finally a solo  round where contestants sing a song of their own choice without musical backing in front of friends, family, judges & fellow contestants.

Each stage of the theater round, a number of contestants are eliminated  by the judges.

Also Read :- INDIAN IDOL 2016 Top 14 Idols List | Top 14 Contestants List

All the Top 26 contestants have given their best, to compete against each other and to impress the Judges, so that they can make their place into Top 12.

Top 26 Contestants

Top 26 Contestants names, who have entered into  Theater round are :-

Aishwarya, Areeb, Jely Kai, Khuda Baksh, Ehsan Asgar, Rahul Deb, Neha, Bharti, Hardeep, Dhanashree, Nikhil, Neha Harsh, Vaishali, Bandish, Santosh, Farah, Arsh, LV Revanth, Maalvika Sundar, Mansi, Manya Narang, Mohit, PVNS Rohis, RP, Somiya, Stuti and  Tajinder.

Watch their performances in pair to make room in Top 12 :-