Season 2, Episode 9
March 26, 2012
"The Break" is the ninth episode of season two of the Australian television series, Dance Academy. It aired on February 22, 2012 on ABC3.
On the last day of semester, the boys (Sammy, Ben and Christian) and the girls (Tara, Abigail, Grace and Kat) all try to have fun without talking about the other, but fail as Christian grows closer to Kat and further away from Tara. The boys try to get into a club (Kat says to the girls that her agent gave her tickets to get in), but fail to and then visit a tattoo parlour, where Sammy insists he wants a tattoo. When Christian interferes, he, Sammy and Ben come to blows; all then visit the club after Christian and Kat exchange photos and texts (into which Grace had been prying)—the pair later kiss. Sammy, still in dire straits financially and having learned that he has failed all of his exams, says he will call his father for financial support. Christian and Tara finally discuss their uncertain break-up, and officially decide to take a break.