|“||Stop! That's it! Leave! Leave this studio now. If you think you're too good for here, leave! Go on, Go!||”|
— Kate to a dancer
''The Next Step: The Special Season'' or called, ''TNS: Season 7: Halfway'' or ''The Next Step: A New Beginning'', and ''TNS: Season 8'', is an upcoming 13-season special which will air halfway between the seventh season of the show and is speculated to air in Season 8. It was ordered by Family Channel on July 4, 2018, and will be filmed in late-August 2018.
It focuses on the TNS Characters, when they are not at the studio. It bascially,