A-Side is the 8th episode of Season 1. This episode was aired on the 6th November 2017.


A New Dance Captain is named. Richelle and Lola meet breaking point. Gemini Dance Studio arrives.


In Studio A, Kingston, Michelle, Lola, Skye and Frazer are Talking then Emily enters. Emily says (talking Heads Caption says Co-Studio Head) “these dancers are just the people I wanted to see.” Michelle says “hi Emily what can we do for you.” Emily says “well, For regionals we need a five person dance for the semi finals and I have chosen you five.”

In Studio 1, Emily meets A-Troupe. Emily says “we need a new dance captain and I have chosen 4 people to go head to head. Riley would you like to tell them who is competing for Dance Captain.” Riley says “okay, we have chosen Berkeley, Michelle, Lola and Skye.” In Studio B, Skye and Richelle start work on the finals routine. Then Adam, Kyle and Tara enter. They start dancing to Stand Up. Tara says (Talking Heads Captions says Arco dancer) “I want people to repect what I do and the way I do things at my last studio I was Dance captain and I went to start over at the next Step.” Kyle says “being on A-Troupe means everything to me and no one is going to stop me from going to regionals.”

In Studio A, Emily says “it’s time to vote.” Emily says “the new dance captain is Skye. I have also chosen Berkeley and Daniela to be alternates.” Skye says (Talking Heads Caption says new Dance Captain) “I happy to be the captain Of A-Troupe.”

In Studio 1, Berkeley is dancing to Faith. Berkeley says (Talking Heads Caption says Former Dance Captain) “I was Dance captain ad now I feel like I have nothing left at the studio. Jacquie told me so much about this place and now I have fallen right to rock bottom.” Jacquie enters and says (Talking Heads Caption says Former A-Troupe Dancer) “Berkeley went to my last studio and she is better than me since she‘s On A-Troupe.” Berkeley says “Hi, how are you.” Jacquie says “i’m Fine and heard what happened with dance captain.” Berkeley says “you can have my spot.” Jacquie says “so your leaving the team.” Berkeley says “maybe.” Jacquie says (talking Heads Caption says Berkeley‘s Best Friend.) “As best firend I need to make sure she isn’t making a big mistake.”

In Studio A, Skye is leading rehearsal and then Gemini enter. Skye says (Talking Head Caption says Dance Captain) “I heard Gemini is an amazing studio but not as good as The Next Step.” Zoe says “I am the new studio head of Gemini.” Daniela says “what Zoe is the head of the geminis.” Riley enters and says “what are you doing here this is my studio.” Zoe says “well, the regionals board said we had to make a new rountine with the next Step since we will be going to regionals together.” Riley says “what”

An Hour later, Michelle is dancing to Faith. Michelle says (Talking Heads Caption says Contemporary Dancer) “Know that we are going to regionals with The Geminis things are going to change. And I don’t know what is going to happen. I can’t Believe the Cierra joined the gemini’s.”


  • Skye is the new dance captain
  • The Next Step and Gemini are going to regionals together
  • Zoe is the new studio head of Gemini
  • Cierra is on the Gemini