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MONDAY, JULY 22
BREAKING POINTE - (9:00-10:00p.m. ET)
"It's Not Brain Surgery, it's Ballet!" (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
"BREAKING POINTE" RETURNS FOR SEASON TWO WITH RETURNING FAVORITES AND NEW FACES - The Ballet West dancers return from winter break and begin tryouts for "Cinderella." Famed former ballet dancer Wendy Ellis Somes arrives to assist Artistic Director Adam in the audition process. With her partner Ronnie out with a foot injury, Beckanne begins to feel the pressure during tryouts. Meanwhile, Allison is torn between staying with Ballet West or moving on. After a night of partying, Zach and Beckanne have a falling out, and Ronnie gets some disturbing news from his doctor that could change the rest of his life. (#201)
SEASON(S): 2 (16 episodes, 1 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES: confirmed as canceled on 1/15/14
DESCRIPTION: (from The CW's press release, May 2013) The CW has announced that its critically acclaimed docuseries, BREAKING POINTE, will return for a sophomore season one week earlier than previously announced. The new premiere date is Monday, July 22 (9:00-10:00p.m. ET). Shot in a rich, cinematic style, BREAKING POINTE pulls the viewer directly into the inner workings of the elite Salt Lake City ballet company, Ballet West, to experience the exhausting rehearsals, the behind-the-scenes drama and the vibrant and dynamic main-stage performances. BREAKING POINTE is produced by Adjacent Productions, with executive producers Leola Westbrook ("Real Housewives of Atlanta," "America's Next Top Model," "Taking the Stage"), Izzie Pick Ashcroft ("Dancing with the Stars," "Strictly Come Dancing," "Big Brother") and Jane Tranter ("Dancing with the Stars," "Top Gear," "Little Dorrit").