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The cast of the Today show honored iconic dance performances on Thursday during their Halloween special (l to r: Peter Alexander, Willie Geist, Sheinelle Jones, Jenna Bush Hager, Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer, Savannah Guthrie, Carson Daly, Hoda Kotb and Craig Melvin)

The Halloween special show today celebrates iconic dance numbers from Footloose to Grease and Fresh Prince with Sheinelle Jones who steals the show as Janet Jackson in Rhythm Nation

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The Today show on Thursday and some wind and rain did not prevent their annual Halloween special.

The anchors and hosts of the show set up a strong show and a number of memorable performances while celebrating iconic dancers from the years.

In the end, however, it was Sheinelle Jones who shone the brightest with her performance as Janet Jackson in the Rhythm Nation video.

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The cast of the Today show honored iconic dance performances on Thursday during their Halloween special (l to r: Peter Alexander, Willie Geist, Sheinelle Jones, Jenna Bush Hager, Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer, Savannah Guthrie, Carson Daly, Hoda Kotb and Craig Melvin)

The cast of the Today show honored iconic dance performances on Thursday during their Halloween special (l to r: Peter Alexander, Willie Geist, Sheinelle Jones, Jenna Bush Hager, Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer, Savannah Guthrie, Carson Daly, Hoda Kotb and Craig Melvin)

It was Sheinelle Jones who shone the brightest with her performance as Janet Jackson in the Rhythm Nation video.

Craig Melvin and Al Roker started things like Will and Carlton from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Craig Melvin and Al Roker started things like Will and Carlton from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Craig Melvin and Al Roker started things like Will and Carlton from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Danced extra & # 39; s were brought in for a nod to Footloose with Peter Alexander as Ren

Danced extra & # 39; s were brought in for a nod to Footloose with Peter Alexander as Ren

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Danced extra & # 39; s were brought in for a nod to Footloose with Peter Alexander as Ren

The NBC classic Seinfeld and the iconic movements of Elaine Bennett were performed by Dylan Dreyer

The NBC classic Seinfeld and the iconic movements of Elaine Bennett were performed by Dylan Dreyer

The NBC classic Seinfeld and the iconic movements of Elaine Bennett were performed by Dylan Dreyer

Hoda Kotb was the first and only anchor of the morning to drag when she appeared as John Travolta of Saturday Night Fever

Hoda Kotb was the first and only anchor of the morning to drag when she appeared as John Travolta of Saturday Night Fever

Hoda Kotb was the first and only anchor of the morning to drag when she appeared as John Travolta of Saturday Night Fever

Jenna Bush Hager returned from maternity leave to help Willie Geist honor Dirty Dancing and announce when she would return to the morning show
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Jenna Bush Hager returned from maternity leave to help Willie Geist honor Dirty Dancing and announce when she would return to the morning show

Jenna Bush Hager returned from maternity leave to help Willie Geist honor Dirty Dancing and announce when she would return to the morning show

Carson Daly and Savannah Guthrie ended the morning as Danny and Sandy van Grease

Carson Daly and Savannah Guthrie ended the morning as Danny and Sandy van Grease

Carson Daly and Savannah Guthrie ended the morning as Danny and Sandy van Grease

Craig Melvin and Al Roker started things like Will and Carlton from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, followed by a nod to Footloose with Peter Alexander as Ren.

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Next was Seinfeld and the iconic movements of Elaine Bennett as performed by Dylan Dreyer, which led to the first big surprise of the show.

Jenna Bush Hager returned from maternity leave to help Willie Geist honor Dirty Dancing and announce when she would return to the morning show.

Hoda Kotb was the first and only anchor of the morning to drag when she appeared as John Travolta of Saturday Night Fever, and Carson Daly and Savannah Guthrie ended the morning as Danny and Sandy of Grease.

Later in the show, some hosts received some messages from the celebrities they also honored, with Janet Jackson even performing.

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