Ben changes his piece at the last minute but Miss Raine convinces Tara to do the piece she worked on with Saskia. I'm so happy Amazon has Season 1 and 2 on dvds. Casting calls were issued on 14 September 2010, and filming took place between 31 January and 4 August 2011 in and around Sydney. Then he falls in love. Kat is worried about ruining her friendship with Jamie but still kisses him on the dance floor.
Sammy is forced to buy a dance belt, with Christian as his unlikely shopping buddy. Ollie is initially unimpressed by Sammy, telling him to buy him food and not paying attention while Sammy tries to receive constructive criticism. When Kelly's team find out about it, they invite her to be apart of his next music video. Christian finds himself in the custody of the police and, with nowhere else to go, has to accept his place at the Academy. As Christian bonds with Tara's farmer dad over car mechanics, Tara's mother tells her that their sheep farm is in financial trouble, leading Tara to make a surprising decision. In order to show this ballet boy some real hip-hop, Christian takes Ethan home to Maroubra.
It's about a group of young people who win admittance to their country's Australia national ballet academy. He is a first year student at the academy along with , , , and. Tara, whose attitude has been influenced by Grace, drunkenly confronts Christian and Kat at the party, and tries to kiss Ben, but ends up throwing up and being given advice by Miss Raine. She clashes with Jamie, the third assistant director assigned to look after the class, but refuses an offer to have him dismissed and they end up on better terms. Sammy is so annoyed by his feelings for Christian that he pretends his snob father refuses to accept Christian's summer stay-over. Ethan and Kat's father arrives to direct the end of year dance The Nutcracker, putting pressure on all the students competing for roles. Ben reads Tara's journal and is annoyed that she talks so much about Christian; Tara is upset that she can't get rid of her feelings for him.
After Tara goes to see Natasha in her dressing room before another performance and Natasha makes her leave, she realises why Kat has been mad at her for thinking so highly of her mother. He asked him if his father was a no-show, and then told Sammy that his own father hasn't spoken to him since he found out he had a boyfriend. She begins to feel insecure and becomes bulimic. Fifteen-year-old Tara Webster has grown up on a farm in country Australia and has dreamt of being a dancer ever since she was a little girl. Tara helps Kat practise for a minor role but, after some encouragement from Jamie, Kat leads a rebellion to try out for the lead.
Grace and Abigail's friendship turns sour when Abigail deduces that Grace has spent the day scheming and manipulating to drive a wedge in between Kat and Tara's friendship. Rather then apply pointless punishments, director Kennedy assigns her to assist graduate Gus's program teaching young kids to dance. Grace makes things awkward between Abigail and Ethan when she says they obviously are dating each other, making Abigail tense and amusing Ethan. Ben tries to psych out Christian, pursuing Tara by asking her out. Abigail returns to her classes and she and Christian post Ollie's music video online without permission; Ollie later takes Abigail to a commercial dancer's class to prove she isn't up to standard but it results in Abigail signing on for beginners' classes. Christian volunteers to take over as Mercutio so Ben can play Romeo at the festival, and their love triangle seems to come to a head during the performance. However, after running to class, Tara takes a fall, leaving Christian to carry her to the Academy to seek medical assistance.
When he finishes, balloons fall down on the group, who embrace, while the judges look bewildered as Zach and Miss Raine also take to the stage. Grace becomes bored with dancing she considers beneath her natural ability, and seeks Zach out for more complicated practice. Ben and Grace need Kat's help in executing muck-up day and she organises a seaweed fight between the third and second years. Ethan tells Tara he only sees her as a kid sister, not dating material. Scout re-enters Kat's life when she auditions for the junior summer program at the academy, with Christian helping out. Kat tries to integrate herself with the first-year dance students, who see her as an outsider due to her past uncommitted attitude to dancing, but their idol Abigail tells them to accept her. She then reconciles with Ethan and asks him for help with choreographing her solo for the Prix de Fonteyn auditions.
Sammy's girlfriend, Mia, also arrives forcing Sammy to evaluate his growing feelings for Abigail. To round out her crew, there's Abigail, a more experienced dancer who sees Tara as a threat, and Christian, an adrenaline junkie with a troubled past. In anger, Christian breaks up with Tara. Sammy decides that he has to work out his feelings, but tells Christian all is good between them. Kat helps a group of girls for a high school assignment by making an expressionist routine, enlisting the help of her dance friends. Tara confesses that things with Ben are awkward. Tara has been training in rehab and is able to return to the Academy, but is frightened she will again injure herself.
He gives them an assignment to study a non-dancer and then reinterpret that person in a dance. As Tara struggles to fit in, she learns the hard way to respect her teachers, who her true friends are, and to watch her back around her roommate Abigail. While Kat can't be bothered to spend time with her, Tara drools and ignores everyone else. Before the eventual showdown at which the second-years win , Ollie and Sammy kiss. Christian finds that he can not accept the rules of the Academy.
Upset that she left just as they were about to move in together, Christian breaks up with her. Tara is glad to see her mother and father again, but when they arrive she discovers the farm is in financial trouble. Sammy is disappointed when his father does not attend any classes and he worries his father will never accept that he would like to be a dancer. Raine's boyfriend while she was a student and company dancer at the Academy, comes to the Academy to help the second year students. Even if you think you don't like ballet you'll love watching these kids evolve over several semesters at the Academy. Christian and Tara finally discuss their uncertain break-up, and officially decide to take a break. Meanwhile, Sammy is annoyed by criticism from Ollie, Grace is strangely enjoying her intense practice with Zach, and Abigail's ballet teacher mother Anthea arrives at the academy, revealing family troubles and wanting Abigail to dance her old role.