“It wasn’t until Saturday that he really stepped in to do the dance with me.
Until Saturday, I was doing it with Alan most of the time, and then Mark would step in when he could,” Paige Van Zant said of her training with Alan.
It was definitely a little scary going into it, only rehearsing with Mark for not very long.” If Paige Van Zant and Alan Bersten really are dating, it seems as though Mark Ballas inadvertently played matchmaker for his partner.
He began competing on the show in the fall of 2007.
He was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Choreography in 2011.
, Paige and Alan only spent two hours practicing together before performing a Salsa choreographed by Mark.
However, they finished at the top of the leaderboard, and their whirlwind rehearsal session soon blossomed into a whirlwind romance.