Series gets 13-episode order for season two
Lifetime has renewed “Dance Moms” for a 13-episode second season.The audience for “Dance Moms” has increased during its freshman campaign, which ends Oct. 5. Over the past four weeks, the unscripted skein has averaged 1.6 million viewers, a 62% increase over its premiere. For the year, it is averaging 1.3 million. Lifetime also notes that with a median viewer age of 38, “Dance Moms” is the cabler’s youngest-skewing original program. Jeff Collins, Bryan Stinson and John R. Corella exec produce “Dance Moms” for Collins Avenue.