Lifetime has renewed its popular docuseries, Dance Moms for a third season.
The network ordered 26 episodes that are slated to premiere next year.
Season two of Dance Moms out-delivered the first season by 69% among persons 18 to 49, 72% with females of that age, 64% and 66% against adults and women 25 to 54.
"With major growth season-to-season and a bonafide star in Abby Lee Miller, Dance Moms continues to be a top performer and important franchise for Lifetime. It's become a force in the docusoap genre and we're very pleased to bring Dance Moms back with more episodes next year, " said Rob Sharenow, executive vice president, programming, Lifetime Networks, in a statement.