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* LameExcuse: When Elisabeth is asked why she didn't dance too well, she tearfully says that her parents are divorcing and it's putting stress on her. The judges fall for it.


* FragileFlower: Elisabeth, for the love of God, Elisabeth. She has a really bad habit of bursting into tears at the tip of a hat, and she cranks things UpToEleven [[spoiler:after she is eliminated.]]


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* ProneToTears: Elisabeth, for the love of God, Elisabeth. She has a really bad habit of bursting into tears at the tip of a hat, and she cranks things UpToEleven [[spoiler:after she is eliminated.]]


''Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition'' is a {{Creator/Lifetime}} dance reality competition series that grew from the same roots as ''DanceMoms''. It is hosted by radio host Kevin Manno. The premise of the show is based around young talented dancers fighting for the honor of being Abby's Ultimate Dancer, which comes with $100,000 and a scholarship to the prestigious Joffrey Ballet School in NY. In other words, this competition is SeriousBusiness.

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''Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition'' is a {{Creator/Lifetime}} dance reality competition series that grew from the same roots as ''DanceMoms''.''Series/DanceMoms''. It is hosted by radio host Kevin Manno. The premise of the show is based around young talented dancers fighting for the honor of being Abby's Ultimate Dancer, which comes with $100,000 and a scholarship to the prestigious Joffrey Ballet School in NY. In other words, this competition is SeriousBusiness.


* TheAce: Kalani in season 2.

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* %%* TheAce: Kalani in season 2.



* PreviouslyOn
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: As this is a ''Dance Moms'' spinoff...

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* %%* PreviouslyOn
* %%* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: As this is a ''Dance Moms'' spinoff...



* SoundEffectBleep

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* %%* SoundEffectBleep



* TheOneGuy: Zack.

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* %%* TheOneGuy: Zack.


* BlondesAreEvil: Yvette.


''Series/SoYouThinkYouCanDance'' [[JustForFun/XMeetsY meets]] ''Series/DanceMoms''.

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''Series/SoYouThinkYouCanDance'' [[JustForFun/XMeetsY meets]] ''Series/DanceMoms''.


''Series/SoYouThinkYouCanDance'' [[XMeetsY meets]] ''Series/DanceMoms''.

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''Series/SoYouThinkYouCanDance'' [[XMeetsY [[JustForFun/XMeetsY meets]] ''Series/DanceMoms''.


** CrocodileTears: What Yvette thinks of Elisabeth's crying habit.

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** CrocodileTears: What Yvette thinks of Elisabeth's crying habit.* BlondesAreEvil: Yvette.


* CallBack: The third episode features an improv dance-off very similar to one in the first season.

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* CallBack: The third episode of season 2 features an improv dance-off very similar to one in the first season.



* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion). They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, Abby used hers on Kalani, and Rachelle used hers on Trinity.]]

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* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion).confusion), incorporated in season two. They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, Abby used hers on Kalani, and Rachelle used hers on Trinity.]]


!!The show's first season provides examples of:
* TheAce: Kalani.

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!!The show's first season show provides examples of:
* TheAce: Kalani.Kalani in season 2.


''Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition'' is a {{Creator/Lifetime}} dance reality competition series that grew from the same roots as ''DanceMoms''. It is a series hosted by Kevin Manno, an MTV host with severe ChuckCunninghamSyndrome. where young talented dancers fight for the honor of being Abby's Ultimate Dancer, which comes with $100,000 and a scholarship to the Joffrey Ballet School in NY. In other words, this competition is SeriousBusiness. The show could literally be ''[[SoYouThinkYouCanDance So You Think You Can Dance, Jr.]]'', but with a [[TheReasonYouSuckSpeech lot]] [[CatFight more arguments]].

The first season went from October to December 2012, racking up twelve million views along the way. The series was renewed for a season two which premiered in September 2013 and is currently running.

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''Series/SoYouThinkYouCanDance'' [[XMeetsY meets]] ''Series/DanceMoms''.

''Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition'' is a {{Creator/Lifetime}} dance reality competition series that grew from the same roots as ''DanceMoms''. It is a series hosted by radio host Kevin Manno, an MTV host with severe ChuckCunninghamSyndrome. where Manno. The premise of the show is based around young talented dancers fight fighting for the honor of being Abby's Ultimate Dancer, which comes with $100,000 and a scholarship to the prestigious Joffrey Ballet School in NY. In other words, this competition is SeriousBusiness. The show could literally be ''[[SoYouThinkYouCanDance So You Think You Can Dance, Jr.]]'', but with a [[TheReasonYouSuckSpeech lot]] [[CatFight more arguments]].

The first season went from October to December 2012, racking up twelve million views along the way. The series was renewed for a second season two which premiered in went from September 2013 and to November 2013. It is currently running.
unknown whether there will be a third season, although it is still possible.



* TheAce: Kalani.



* CallBack: The third episode features an improv dance-off very similar to one in the first season.



* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion). They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, Abby used hers on Kalani, and Rachelle used hers on Trinity.]]



* PreviouslyOn: Happens OnceAnEpisode, save for the first.
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech[=/=]CatFight: As this is a Dance Moms spinoff...

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* PreviouslyOn: Happens OnceAnEpisode, save for the first.
PreviouslyOn
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech[=/=]CatFight: TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: As this is a Dance Moms ''Dance Moms'' spinoff...



* SoundEffectBleep: Sometimes.

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* SoundEffectBleep: Sometimes.ShoutOut: The debut episode's dances were shout outs to Music/MichaelJackson, {{Music/Beyonce}}, {{Music/Madonna}}, and [[Film/SinginInTheRain Gene Kelly]]. Not only that, but the next episode is Music/LadyGaga centric.
* TheSmurfettePrinciple: Inverted; the roster of competitors will usually be all girls save for one (Zack in season 1) or two (Tyler & Travis in season 2) boys.
* SpecialGuest: [[spoiler:Lady Gaga shows up in one episode via video, and Maddie and Mackenzie from ''Dance Moms'' show up in real life.]]
* SoundEffectBleep




!!The show's second season provides examples of:
* TheAce: Kalani.
* CallBack: The third episode features an improv dance-off very similar to one in the first season.
* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion). They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, Abby used hers on Kalani, and Rachelle used hers on Trinity.]]
* ShoutOut: The debut episode's dances were shout outs to Music/MichaelJackson, {{Music/Beyonce}}, {{Music/Madonna}}, and [[Film/SinginInTheRain Gene Kelly]]. Not only that, but the next episode is Music/LadyGaga centric.
* SpecialGuest: [[spoiler:Lady Gaga actually shows up in one episode via video, and Maddie and Mackenzie show up in the flesh.]]

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\n!!The show's second season provides examples of:\n* TheAce: Kalani.\n* CallBack: The third episode features an improv dance-off very similar to one in the first season.\n* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion). They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, Abby used hers on Kalani, and Rachelle used hers on Trinity.]]\n* ShoutOut: The debut episode's dances were shout outs to Music/MichaelJackson, {{Music/Beyonce}}, {{Music/Madonna}}, and [[Film/SinginInTheRain Gene Kelly]]. Not only that, but the next episode is Music/LadyGaga centric.\n* SpecialGuest: [[spoiler:Lady Gaga actually shows up in one episode via video, and Maddie and Mackenzie show up in the flesh.]]----


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[[caption-width-right:338:The season one judges. [[note]]From L to R: Robin Antin, founder of the Pussycat Dolls. Richy Jackson, choreographer for Lady Gaga. And of course, Abby.[[/note]]]]
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[[caption-width-right:250:The season two judges. [[note]]From L to R: Broadway star Rachelle Rak, Richy, and Abby.[[/note]]]]

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[[caption-width-right:338:The season one judges. [[note]]From L to R: Robin Antin, founder of the Pussycat Dolls. Richy Jackson, choreographer for Lady Gaga. And of course, Abby.[[/note]]]]
[[quoteright:250:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/ultimate-dance-competition_250_3477.jpg]]
[[caption-width-right:250:The season two judges. [[note]]From L to R: Broadway star Rachelle Rak, Richy, and Abby.[[/note]]]]



* HeyItsThatSound: You may be able to recognize the song in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Qnese1Z0pU these]] [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-gMy5H5HRM two]] dances. [[spoiler:They were used on Dance Moms for the "Glam" and "I Want It Now" dances.]]


* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion). They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, and Abby used hers on Kalani, making Rachelle the only one left with a card.]]

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* MacGuffin: The Call Back Card (refrain from confusion). They work similarly to Series/TheVoice's steals, but instead of three the judges have just one, and they're used to save an eliminated dancer. [[spoiler:Richy used his on Chloe, and Abby used hers on Kalani, making and Rachelle the only one left with a card.used hers on Trinity.]]

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* TheAce: Kalani.

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