"You've got to practice your acting skills.""Which we practiced a lot this week," Burgess added."We talked a lot about breaking down characters and bringing across a tormented romance that was a little bit one-sided. If people feel like maybe we were having a romantic relationship, then we did our job in our dance, right?I then looked for a pen and a piece of paper, wrote down said number, and waited for him to call me when I was physically near my phone in my dorm room.Then, we had a conversation, which ended like this: Angela, would you like to go out with me? From meeting that perfect someone to ending it (it’s me, not you), what’s dating like for our TU/e students?(Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)DANCING WITH THE STARS - 'Episode 2401' - 'Dancing with the Stars' is back with a new, dynamic cast of celebrities who are ready to hit the ballroom floor.The competition begins with the two-hour season premiere, live, MONDAY, MARCH 20 (- p.m. (Eric Mc Candless / ABC Via Getty Images) SIMONE BILES, SASHA FARBER, SHARNA BURGESS, BONNER BOLTON, CHARO, KEO MOTSEPE, LINDSAY ARNOLD, DAVID ROSS, TOM BERGERON, ERIN ANDREWS, WITNEY CARSON, CHRIS KATTAN, ERIKA JAYNE, GLEB SAVCHENKO, HEATHER MORRIS, MAKSIM CHMERKOVSKIY, KYM JOHNSON, MR.Tinder, Ok Cupid, Snap Chat, Whats App, Facebook - gone are the days when dating meant dinner and a movie.While some might lament those changes, for the less-extroverted there are definite pluses to the modern mating ritual.
"Diving into and exploring a new culture I knew very little about has been absolutely incredible.
“I could find her on Facebook because she was at my friend’s party.
We have a mutual friend so that made it easier.” (And he means “friend” in the Facebook sense.) Aylin Buyruk says Facebook is the crucial first step for scouting someone out.
WATCH: EXCLUSIVE: Nick Viall Talks Rebounding from Near-Elimination on 'DWTS' & Defends His Disney Week Look The 31-year-old admitted to ET's Nischelle Turner that the gossip about her dating life does get frustrating."This journey isn't about that, this show isn't about my dating life, it's about Bonner right here and what we're doing out on that floor every day, so I want to have everyone be so proud and impressed and inspired by what he did today," she told ET of her partner Bonner Bolton.
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 20: Dancers Bonner Bolton and Sharna Burgess attend the 'Dancing With The Stars' season 24 premiere celebration at Mixology 101 on March 20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.