8 Seasons | 235 Episodes
The Return of AbbyAired on Jun 04, 2019
Abby's Big ComebackAired on Jun 04, 2019
Abby finally returns to the competition dance scene where her legacy first began in Pittsburgh PA. Emotions run high and tension builds as Abby hopes her new team of seven strangers can dance together as one. No dancer is safe and the cracks begin to show as some new team members struggle to shine.
Mommy DearestAired on Jun 04, 2019
The pressure is on with Abby giving two lucky dancers the first solos of the season, leading one mom to explode at competition. The team struggles with a challenging tribal dance, and an injury puts the entire routine in jeopardy. Abby’s star dancer cracks under the pressure.
The Broadway BratAired on Jun 11, 2019
Abby challenges the team with her most serious group dance yet, and casts Lilly as the lead for the first time in her ALDC career. GiaNina and Hannah go head-to-head with solos, but when GiaNina complains about her choreography Abby unleashes her biggest wrath yet on the Broadway veteran.
Choose WiselyAired on Jun 18, 2019
Abby makes a shocking announcement that she’s sending someone home and the pressure leads to an all-out war between Stacey and Tricia over Abby’s star dancer Brady. When tasked with picking their own duet partners, the young dancers fear that the wrong decision could send them home.
Queen of the ALDCAired on Jun 25, 2019
Abby sends one dancer home changing the future of the ALDC team. A tribute to Queen pushes Brady to his limits, and GiaNina dances for her life in a solo rematch with Hannah.
Lilly's UltimatumAired on Jul 02, 2019
With Brady gone, Abby challenges the girls to prove that they can win on their own, and Lilly is given an unprecedented ultimatum. GiaNina is assigned an over the top character solo to go head-to-head with Sarah, who hopes her first solo can be a personal win for her family.
Yolanda's BackAired on Jul 09, 2019
It’s hell week at the ALDC and Abby assigns the girls a group dance about sorority hazing. As part of a plan to help motivate the girls, Abby brings back former teammates Yolanda and Elliana. Seemingly causing more harm than good, one mother shockingly quits the team with the return of these two familiar faces.
A Team On TrialAired on Jul 16, 2019
With a losing streak heavy on their shoulders, fighting between the girls puts the group dance in jeopardy. Abby gives a mini her big shot at joining the team, and a duet with GiaNina and Elliana leads to all-out war between two moms leaving Sarah brokenhearted.
Making a Splash in PittsburghAired on Jul 23, 2019
Heading to her first competition in Pittsburgh since her return, Abby challenges the ALDC team with their most daring routine yet. Longtime rivals Lilliana and Elliana go head-to-head in famous solos inspired by former ALDC member JoJo Siwa, leading to one of the best performances in ALDC history.
No More Mamma DramaAired on Jul 30, 2019
With only 6 weeks until nationals, the team has the worst record in ALDC history, and Abby is blaming the mothers. Abby has her two star dancers go head-to-head to show her who deserves a solo at nationals. When a local rival shows up at competition, Abby calls the police on the mother she thinks is to blame.
Hannah UnmaskedAired on Aug 06, 2019
Hannah faces her biggest challenge yet when Abby assigns her the lead in the group dance, while Elliana and Sarah have a solo showdown. Abby’s treatment of Michelle threatens to tear Sarah and Michelle apart, and Yolanda threatens to quit the team if Elliana doesn’t come out on top.
2 Jackets, 4 DancersAired on Aug 13, 2019
The ALDC girls give their take on the episode where as news spreads of Elliana’s shocking departure, Abby challenges the team with a ballet group dance inspired by The Angry Birds Movie 2, casting GiaNina as the lead. Rivalries brew as two duets compete against their partners for ALDC jackets, and Michelle is in the dog house after the Studio 19 drama at last week’s competition.
Abby's AuditionAired on Aug 20, 2019
With Nationals quickly approaching, the moms lash out when Abby decides to hold an open call audition for a new team member. Pressley and Hannah compete for their shot to perform a solo at nationals and Abby receives devastating news from Los Angeles.
The Return of Studio 19Aired on Aug 20, 2019
(Enhanced.) The ALDC girls give their take on the episode where GiaNina and Sarah go head-to-head for their shot at dancing a solo at nationals while the team performs a group routine unlike anything the ALDC has done before. Michelle comes to blows with the other moms and a confrontation at competition sends Abby over the edge.
Rise From The AshesAired on Aug 27, 2019
The ALDC girls give their take on the episode where with only one week until nationals, and a chance for redemption in Pittsburgh on the line, the pressure is on for the ALDC. Abby choreographs her most personal group dance yet, and Brady and Pressley go head-to-head for the chance of dancing solos at nationals. Tension between the moms could jeopardize everything, as one team member quits unexpectedly.
New York NationalsAired on Aug 27, 2019
The ALDC girls give their take on the episode where Abby’s comeback to competitive dance is put to the ultimate test as the ALDC team heads to nationals in New York City. With three solos going head-to-head for the national title, and a musical theater-style group routine based on Broadway’s The Prom, everyone is feeling the pressure. But tensions reach a boiling point when Abby is confronted with the ALDC’s big rival Studio 19.
Reunion: Return of the ALDCAired on Sep 03, 2019
After a season jam-packed with mama drama, Jai Rodriquez sits down with the entire cast of Dance Moms to right the wrongs and finally set the record straight. Also, the new elite team performs some of their award-winning dances from the season.
Reunion: Kids Tell AllAired on Sep 10, 2019
Jai Rodriquez joins the newest members of the ALDC as they dish the dirt on Abby, the moms, secret crushes and more. Plus, the girls give live performances of their favorite award-winning dances.
Unseen Dances, Untold StoriesAired on Sep 03, 2019
Watch some never before seen dances and see the explosive drama unfold from Season 8. Learn new things about your favorite dancers and moms in this Dance Moms special.