Dance Moms Episodes

2011, TV Show

Dance Moms Season 4 episodes

Playing Favorites Season 4, Episode 32

The moms from both the Elite and Select teams confront Abby about their grudges from this season and accuse her of blatant favoritism. Also: Maddie talks about her success in Hollywood; and the girls perform new dances. read more

Hollywood Here We Come, Part 2 Season 4, Episode 31

Part 2 of 2. Season 4 ends with Abby's team in Hollywood for Nationals and the moms worrying that she isn't giving enough attention to the routines. Meanwhile, Abby threatens to cut the losing team; and Christi and Chloe make a heart-wrenching decision. read more

Hollywood Here We Come, Part 1 Season 4, Episode 30

Part 1 of 2. Abby's team compete at Nationals in Los Angeles where Abby makes a major announcement that forever changes the Elite Competition Team. Meanwhile, ex-ALDC dance mom, Jeanette, stalks the team to L.A. and vows revenge against Abby; and Cathy schemes to ruin Abby's west coast visit by challenging the ALDC to a dance contest. read more

45 Second Solos Season 4, Episode 29

Abby gives the girls 45 seconds each to prove they deserve a solo at Nationals during her annual dance concert that is a tribute to her mother. read more

Another One Bites the Dust Season 4, Episode 28

Everyone tries to impress Abby in the last competition before Nationals, especially Nia, Kendall and Sarah who all have solos. Meanwhile, Tracey's dream of joining the Elite team is threatened; and Cathy crashes the competition and causes Abby to explode. read more

The Understudies Season 4, Episode 27

Abby assigns Chloe and Kendall to be Maddie's understudies for the week, and it prompts Holly to keep track of all the times Abby favors Maddie over everyone else. Meanwhile, the Candy Apples seek their first win against ALDC this season, and they bring back Gino to help them secure it. read more

No More Crybabies Season 4, Episode 26

The dance company visits Michigan, where the three youngest members go head-to-head to see who will be competing in a solo at Nationals. Meanwhile, Abby learns that Jeanette is bringing Ava to compete against them, so she plots to secure the win and causes a fight between the ALDC moms. read more

Chloe Gets Revenge Season 4, Episode 25

Abby swaps Chloe and Christi for the Select Team's Jade and Loree in the third head-to-head battle between the Elite and Select teams in Washington, D.C. Both teams are anxious to impress Abby when she announces that Nationals are just five weeks away. Meanwhile, Jeanette and Ava are excited to compete in a solo against Maddie, until it becomes obvious that the odds are stacked against them. read more

Abby-phobic Season 4, Episode 24

The team travels to Woodbridge, Va., to face their toughest competition yet, Studio Bleu. Abby invites Jade and new dance mom Loree to join the Elite Team for the week; and she shocks everyone when she scrapes the group routine and choreographs a dance about phobias instead. read more

3 Soloists, One Star Season 4, Episode 23

Abby pits Chloe, Nia and Kendall in head-to-head competition to see who can deliver character-driven solos in Maddie's absence. Meanwhile, Christy's jealousy puts her daughter's place on the team in jeopardy. read more

Kiss or Get Off the Pot Season 4, Episode 22

The Elite Team competes against the Candy Apples; Abby recruits Candy Apple Gino to dance a duet with Maddie where the choreography calls for her very first kiss. read more

Double the Moms, Double the Trouble Season 4, Episode 21

Abby kicks off the new dance season by bringing back her winning Select Team to compete against her original Elite Team in a rematch in Wheeling, W.V., where Mackenzie is given a solo. Meanwhile, the original dance moms grow furious that Abby is once again favoring her new team. read more

The Battle of Maddie vs. Chloe Season 4, Episode 20

The rivalry between Maddie and Chloe is examined. Also: the part their moms play in it. read more

Girl Talk Season 4, Episode 19

The dancers speak their minds on everything, including Abby, their teammates and their fighting moms. read more

Seeing Red Season 4, Episode 18

Abby and the moms discuss the most memorable moments from Season 4. Included: Abby recalls the pain of losing her mother; Christi talks about Kelly's expulsion from the team. read more

Presenting My New Team Season 4, Episode 17

Abby presents her new junior elite competition team during pyramid, which shocks the original squad and their moms. With the new troupe in place, original dancers are pitted against their new counterparts. read more

Lights! Camera! Dance! Season 4, Episode 16

Melissa lets the power go to her head when she exerts control over Mackenzie's music-video shoot. Meanwhile, the dancers feel the pressure to continue winning after racking up 13 victories in a row. All of the dances are dedicated to Abby's ailing mom. read more

Family Comes First Season 4, Episode 15

Abby leaves the girls and moms at a competition in order to take care of her sick mother. Meanwhile, the impending arrival of a new team looms over Abby's original squad. read more

Decisions Decisions Season 4, Episode 14

Abby decides whether to make Kalani a member of the dance company. Meanwhile, Cathy takes over the reigns to choreograph her Candy Apples in hopes of finally beating Abby's girls. read more

Sister Showdown Season 4, Episode 13

Payton struggles to perform a challenging number that could determine her future with the dance company. Meanwhile, Maddie and Mackenzie go head-to-head in competition; and Christi considers homeschooling Chloe. read more

Blame It on the New Girl Season 4, Episode 12

Abby's new completion team starts to take shape; a new girl tries out for the dance troupe; Cathy prepares her team to end Abby's winning streak; Abby's girls dance at a nursing home to cheer up her ailing mother. read more

No Solo for You Season 4, Episode 11

Abby gives Kendall a solo, much to the dismay of Kira who wanted Kalani to compete against Maddie, because she fears Maddie will lose. Also: Abby adds a dose of negativity to Holly's new book on positive affirmations. read more

Nothing's Fair in Abbyville Season 4, Episode 10

Chloe and new girl Kalani go head-to-head on the dance floor to determine who is Abby's go-to girl. Meanwhile, Jill gets upset when Abby promises a starring role to the winner of an improv dance-off, only to revoke it when her daughter Kendall wins; and Abby pushes Mackenzie's pop career with a challenging solo. read more

Wingman Down Season 4, Episode 9

Christi isolates herself from the other moms now that Kelly and her daughters are no longer at the studio; Kira and her daughter Kalani test for a spot on Abby's competition team; Holly worries that Nia won't be prepared for her solo due to Abby's inattentiveness. read more

Big Trouble in the Big Apple Season 4, Episode 8

Abby holds her final open casting call in New York and announces that she is putting together a new all-star, junior elite team to rival her own girls. The dance company takes part in two competitions, with Paige involved in more dances than ever. read more

Clash of the Chloes Season 4, Episode 7

The moms are shocked when Abby brings in a new dancer for a trial run on the competition team. Meanwhile, Christi becomes concerned that Abby will replace her daughter with the new girl; and Melissa feels that her girls are being overshadowed. read more

No One Is Safe Season 4, Episode 6

Holly worries about Nia's featured role in the group dance. Meanwhile, Abby's second open audition puts all of the moms and girls on edge; and Melissa is criticized by the other moms for choosing to home school Maddie and MacKenzie. read more

Chloe vs. Kendall: Round 2 Season 4, Episode 5

Cathy returns and is ready to beat Abby with a new team of boys. Abby gets nervous and pushes her team, especially Chloe and Kendall, who are dancing solos. Also: Another round of open auditions puts everyone on edge. read more

Abby Strikes Back Season 4, Episode 4

Abby announces she will hold her first national open auditions in Orlando, much to everyone's dismay. Meanwhile, Jill accuses Christi of lying to help Chloe win; and Brooke's pop star credentials are challenged, pressuring her to dance and sing. read more

Two Can Play This Game Season 4, Episode 3

Abby's dance company competes with the Candy Apples for the first time since Nationals. Meanwhile, Chloe and Kendall battle for the number two spot; and Leslie feels the pressure when Payton's future with the team is called into question. read more

Welcome Back...Now Don't Get Too Comfy Season 4, Episode 2

Season 4 begins with Abby holding open call auditions across the country to find new dancers, which means that no one's place on the team is safe. Meanwhile, Brooke gets a big break when country singer Jana Kramer invites her up on stage to sing. read more

Guess Who's Coming to the Dance? Season 4, Episode 1

Abby and the moms reunite to discuss the drama of Season 3. Also: updates on the girls; new performances. read more

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