The Next Step is a Canadian teen drama series shot in a reality television Style, which consists of 14 episodes in season 1, and 16 in season 2, and (??) in season 3, The series focuses on a group of dancers who attend The Next Step Dance Studio as they strive to win a series of dance competitions. It began airing on Family Channel in March 2013. Family Channel announced on Thursday, April 11, 2013 on their youtube channel that the show will be picked up for a second and third season. Season 2 will premiere in September 2013 . And, Season 3 premiering in March 2014.