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Watch this groom and his buddies put every other groom to shame with this amazing first dance

You know how it goes with the first dance at most wedding receptions: The bride and groom dance awkwardly to their favorite slow song while you look lovingly at them, secretly relieved that you don’t have everybody’s eyes on you while you dance with your new spouse.

Well, this groom in Virginia happens to be a professional dancer who married a ballerina, so you can see how he felt the need to kick it up a notch when the time came for their first wedding dance. So check out Kirk Henning and his eight buddies, who set the new bar for epic wedding dances with this EIGHT minute routine:

AboutJohn Fisher

John is a Midwest native who started his Northwest radio career in 1992 after moving to Seattle from Chicago. He’s an avid cyclist, painter, traveler, foodie, and dog lover (Hazel and Gizmo, both shelter dogs.) He’s worked with various animal organizations including PAWS, Seattle Humane Society and Seattle Animal Shelter. John got a late start on fatherhood – he and his wife have a 5-year-old son named Dawson who already has a crush on Katy Perry.