The three suspended potential captains have only a week left to earn their way back into Coach D's good graces. An epic showdown emerges between Coach D and a DDP when an important Dollhouse rule is broken. Meanwhile, Faith and DDP Dana take a trip to Atlanta to explore future acting and singing opportunities.
Coach D organizes a show-stopping competition to raise money for dance teams who lost their studios in Hurricane Harvey. Both friends and foes battle it out in competition for a cause. Meanwhile, tensions rise between two new DDP who can't seem to put aside their differences.
Selena deals with a twin dilemma when she tries to make one twin follow her sister's path; and the Dollhouse takes sibling rivalry to the next level when the "captain nominee" must stand off against her sister, who just happens to be the captain of Jackson's hometown enemy, the Purple Diamonds.
In the Season 5 opener, Coach D tries to find the Dancing Dolls' next captain. Also, a new dancer and DDP shakes up the team after moving from New York City to Jackson and introducing some high-maintenance demands.