Dance Moms Season 5

Season 5

Dance Moms Season 5

First Air Date: January 06, 2015

First Aired on    :   2015
Episodes    :   33 episodes

The dance competition season is off to a rocky start when a key team member disappears.



Episodes

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5x33 Slumber Party! (August 18, 2015)



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5x32 City of Angels (August 18, 2015)



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5x31 Chaos at Nationals (August 11, 2015)


The girls get ready to take part at Nationals and feel the pressure to remain undefeated.


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5x30 Nia vs. Kalani: Winner Takes All (August 04, 2015)



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5x29 Baby Dance Mama Drama (July 28, 2015)



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5x28 Solo Battle: Round 1 (July 21, 2015)



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5x27 Abby vs. Kira ... AGAIN! (July 14, 2015)



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5x26 Where in the World Is Abby Lee Miller? (July 07, 2015)


Where in the World Is Abby Lee Miller?


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5x25 Abby vs. Kira (July 30, 2015)


The moms push Abby for more dance classes after losing two competitions in a row. When Abby refuses to take responsibility for the girls' lack of training, Kira takes matters into her own hands and brings in outside help, which infuriates Abby. Meanwhile, Abby pressures Maddie to regain her standing as ALDC's top dancer.


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5x24 West Coast Strikes Back (June 23, 2015)


The ALDC's biggest west coast rival, MDP, is back and Abby wants to put her best foot forward at competition. After Mackenzie's huge win against her big sis Maddie, Abby tests her confidence with a big opportunity--will she be able to handle it? Meanwhile, JoJo's sick grandmother is visiting LA and Jess is desperate for JoJo to have a featured role. However, Abby is not eager to take a big risk since MDP is out for revenge from their last loss.


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5x23 Maddie vs. Mackenzie (June 16, 2015)


Maddie and Mackenzie compete with solos against each other in the same age category; Abby brings in a guest choreographer to teach the girls a routine inspired by voguing.


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5x22 Live From LA, It's Kendall K (June 09, 2015)


The team makes its permanent move to Los Angeles; Kendall is pushed to the limit as her pop star debut approaches along with having a solo; Abby makes a dramatic decision.


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5x21 Dance Moms Down Under, Part 2 (May 26, 2015)


The team is divided into two factions when Abby excludes Nia and JoJo from the rest of the planned events in Australia; Kendall, Kalani, Maddie and Mackenzie must learn a new routine to perform at a private fan event.


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5x20 Dance Moms Down Under, Part 1 (May 19, 2015)


The ALDC heads to Australia to perform at the ASTRA Awards; Abby loses her passport and leaves the team stranded in Sydney without her; Jess confronts the other mothers; Maddie misses a crucial rehearsal when she goes to an interview in Abby's place.


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5x19 Seeing Stars (May 12, 2015)


Abby and the mothers meet to discuss the highs and lows of the season; Holly and Abby go head to head; Cathy and Jeanette stir things up; Maddie discusses her newfound fame; the team reflects on their experiences.


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5x18 Showdown in Pittsburgh, Part 2 (May 05, 2015)


The ALDC embarks on their final competition before their move to Los Angeles; chaos ensues when only two girls show up at the competition; Cathy and Jeanette try to take down the ALDC; the team risks being disqualified.


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5x17 Showdown in Pittsburgh, Part 1 (April 28, 2015)


The team returns to Pittsburgh to tie up loose ends before they move to Los Angeles; Abby schedules the team to attend a competition and a convention; Holly organizes a premiere party for Nia's music video.


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5x16 Video Killed the ADLC Star (April 21, 2015)


JoJo and Kendall have challenging solos for the last competition in Los Angeles; Nia and Kendall have music video shoots; Holly and Jill get competitive.


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5x15 Maddie vs. Kalani (April 14, 2015)


Determined to have a victory, the girls face Murrieta Dance Project; Abby gives solos to her strongest dancers; Nia is left out of a show-biz opportunity.


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5x14 Hollywood, Round Two (April 07, 2015)


The ALDC returns to Los Angeles to compete; Abby decides to manage Kendall's new singing career; Nia and Kendall work to become pop stars while going head to head with solos; the girls give their all in the group dance.


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5x13 Mackenzie's Time to Shine (March 31, 2015)


While Maddie is away, Mackenzie has the opportunity to prove herself; Abby decides to push the envelope with a sassy routine in a competition against Cathy's premium Candy Apples team.


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5x12 Abby's Trash, Cathy's Treasure (March 24, 2015)


The media goes crazy for Maddie's second music video with Sia; Cathy assembles a team of dancers who have all worked with Abby and are ready to seek vengeance on the dance floor.


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5x11 Nia's Last Chance (March 17, 2015)


The ALDC heads to Philadelphia with a risky non-lyrical routine; Abby gives Nia an ultimatum; frustrated with the lack of support from Melissa and Jill, Holly makes friends with two unlikely allies.


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5x10 The New Maddie? (March 10, 2015)


The ALDC girls move forward after a rocky journey to Los Angeles; Cathy returns with a surprise choreographer; Abby invites Ashlee and her daughter Brynn to come dance at the ALDC and quickly praises Brynn as "the next Maddie."


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5x09 The Great Divide (March 03, 2015)


The ALDC returns to Pittsburgh; the mothers are divided based on who stayed to film the music video and those who left; the group dance becomes a personal attack against the mothers; Abby discovers the team is in the teen division.


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5x08 Wild Wild West Coast, Part 2 (February 24, 2015)


While in Los Angeles, the girls juggle a competition and a music video shoot; Abby attempts to shut down the music video shoot; the mothers fight to keep their daughters on the team when Abby announces that she will be cutting one dancer.


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5x07 Wild Wild West Coast, Part 1 (February 17, 2015)


The mothers' patience with Abby grows thin during the ALDC's last week in Los Angeles; Abby brings in two swing dancers that threaten the other girls' chances at an audition; Abby's job as a manager is put to the test.


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5x06 Nia Risks It All (February 10, 2015)



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5x05 Hello Hollywood, Goodbye Abby (February 03, 2015)


The ALDC arrives in Los Angeles; a top west coast dance studio declares war on the ALDC; Abby sets up an audition with a casting agent for the girls; Abby suffers a breakdown, causing the mothers to question her abilities as a manager.


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5x04 Bye Bye Pittsburgh (January 27, 2015)


JoJo and Jess return to fight for a spot on the ALDC; the team prepares for their Hollywood adventure; Holly and Jill are concerned that Nia and Kendall will be forgotten by Abby.


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5x03 JoJo With a Bow Bow (January 20, 2015)


Maddie heads to Los Angeles for an exciting new opportunity; the mothers question Abby's dedication to this week's routines since her favorite dancer is gone; Abby calls in JoJo as a substitute for Maddie.


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5x02 Abby Got Served (January 13, 2015)


Maddie and Kalani prepare for a showdown; Abby's rival seeks revenge; Abby's team members begin to turn against her.


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5x01 99 Problems but a Mom Ain't One (January 06, 2015)


The dance competition season is off to a rocky start when a key team member disappears.




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