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Dance Moms Season 1 Episodes

13 Episodes 2011 - 2011

Episode 1

The Competition Begins

Wed, Jul 13, 2011 60 mins

A reality series following Pittsburgh competitive-dance instructor Abby Lee Miller, her young students and their pushy moms. In the opener, the dance team travels to Phoenix for a competition and Abby has a confrontation with two of the mothers.

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Episode 2

Wildly Inappropriate

Wed, Jul 20, 2011 60 mins

The moms allow their girls to wear revealing outfits in a competition and scandal ensues. Meanwhile, Abby's new racy routine raises eyebrows.

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Episode 3

Cheerleader Blues

Wed, Jul 27, 2011 60 mins

A girl wants to quit dancing because of a hip injury, but her mom pushes her to continue to compete.

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Episode 4

Stealing the Show

Wed, Aug 3, 2011 60 mins

Abby assigns each girl a solo dance for the next competition, but she gives her star dancer, Maddie, two solos, which infuriates Christi.

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Episode 5

When Stars Collide

Wed, Aug 10, 2011 60 mins

A Broadway casting director attends the studio's annual dance showcase.

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Episode 6

Dying to Dance

Wed, Aug 17, 2011 60 mins

Christi must decide between visiting her grandmother in the hospital or attending a big dance competition.

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Episode 7

She's a Fighter

Wed, Aug 24, 2011 60 mins

Holly objects to Nia being continually typecast in stereotypical ethnic roles, so she confronts Abby about it.

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Episode 8

Love on the Dance Floor

Wed, Aug 31, 2011 60 mins

Abby hopes Brooke's offstage romance with her duet partner results in onstage drama.

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Episode 9

From Ballerinas to Showgirls

Wed, Sep 7, 2011 60 mins

Chloe excels and lands atop Abby's list, but she fears it may be a setup; Cathy secretly prepares her Candy Apple dancers to go up against Abby's troupe.

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Episode 10

Cathy Brings It On!

Wed, Sep 14, 2011 60 mins

Kelly secretly hires choreographers to give Brooke and Paige an edge; the Candy Apple dancers compete against Abby's troupe.

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Episode 11

It All Ends Here

Wed, Sep 28, 2011 60 mins

Abby's dancers compete for a national title, but Melissa leaves the competition early to go on vacation.

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Episode 12

There's Only One Star

Wed, Oct 5, 2011 60 mins

Abby's dancers are cast in a Hollywood music video.

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Episode 13

Most Outrageous Moments

Wed, Oct 12, 2011 60 mins

Abby discusses highlights from the season.

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