Yes the news is true, we are finally getting another sequel to the hugely popular 2000 film, Center Stage.
Someone finally got the memo that the 2008 attempt, Center Stage: Turn it Up, didn’t quite cut it.
This sequel however, said to be called Center Stage: On Pointe includes 3 of the original cast members!
Peter Gallagher is back as American Ballet Academy boss Jonathan Reeves. Sascha Radetsky is back as dancer Charlie, and Ethan Stiefel is back as dancer-turned-choreographer Cooper Nielson.
There are also a couple of stars returning from the 2008 sequel. Kenny Wormald and Nicole Munoz are returning as Tommy Anderson and Bella Parker.
If that isn't enough to get you excited, here is the synopsis for the new film,
Dance Camp, Jonathan Reeves (Gallagher) is tasked with infusing more contemporary styles and modernism into the American Ballet Academy, and enlists his his top choreographers Charlie (Radetsky), Cooper (Stiefel) and Tommy (Wormald) to recruit dancers to compete at a camp where the winners will be selected to join the Academy. Bella Parker (Muñoz), who has always lived in the shadow of her hugely successful sister Kate, finally gets her chance to step into the limelight as one of the dancers recruited for the camp. Chloe Lukasiak plays Gwen, a talented dance prodigy who competes at the camp.
Lifetime is debuting the first promo during Dance Moms. Expect the trailer to surface online pretty soon!