It’s the show that either made us glad we were never pushed to attend ballet lessons past the age of five, or salty we didn’t stick with it.
There’s no doubt about it; the sheer intensity uncovered in Dance Moms of the US junior competitive dance scene made for addictive viewing.
Were we sometimes jealous of the talents of children a fraction of our age? Absolutely. But did we want to be subjected to the wrath of terrifying dance coach Abby Lee Miller if our pirouettes were slightly off? Hell no.
Watch the trailer for the first season of Dance Moms below. Post continues after video.
Since the program first premiered in 2011, some of the show's young dancers have been been catapulted into the spotlight, while others have kicked off their dancing shoes to take other paths.
Here’s what the kids from Dance Moms are doing now.