The third season of Shake It Up was confirmed February 21, 2012 by Bella Thorneand was officially announced on June 4, 2012 by Adam Bonnett, the Senior Vice President of Original Programming for Disney Channels Worldwide.According to Kenton Duty, the cast will be returning to film the season some time in July, 2012. It has been confirmed that Kenton Duty will return as a recurring character. The season premiere episode Fire It Up aired on October 14th, 2012.
- Bella Thorne as CeCe Jones
- Zendaya as Rocky Blue
- Davis Cleveland as Flynn Jones
- Roshon Fegan as Ty Blue
- Adam Irigoyen as Deuce Martinez
- Caroline Sunshine as Tinka Hessenheffer
- Kenton Duty as Gunther Hessenheffer
- R. Brandon Johnson as Gary Wilde
- Ainsley Bailey as Dina Garcia
- Anita Barone as Georgia Jones
- Anthony Starke as Jeremy Hunter
- Leo Howard as Logan Hunter
- Phil Morris as Curtis Blue
- Carla Renata as Marcie Blue
- Bella Thorne and Zendaya appear in all episodes.
- The opening sequence for this season is notably 20 seconds shorter than the previous season opening sequences.
|Series #||Season #||Episode title||Original air date||Prod.|
|50||1||"Fire It Up"||October 14, 2012||301||3.9|
|CeCe and Rocky are horrified when they discover that a fire burned down the Shake It Up! Chicago set. For the meantime, the show is on hiatus. Since CeCe was the last one on the set and left her curling iron plugged in before left for Japan, she believes she is the culprit. Meanwhile, Gary is depressed because he is jobless, so Ty convinces Deuce to hire him at Crusty's Pizza. In the end, it is revealed that the real source of the fire is a faulty tanning bed.|
|51||2||"Funk It Up"||October 28, 2012||302||3.2|
|CeCe is in a funk without Shake It Up! Chicago. She gets inspired by a speech performed at a bar mitzvah where Rocky booked them a gig. Meanwhile, Howie, a boy Rocky met at the bar mitzvah, develops a huge crush on her and will not leave her alone. Plus, Ty gets incredibly mad at Deuce because he drew a mustache on his face with permanent marker. Also, Flynn asks Jeremy to speak at Career Day instead of Georgia, which makes her upset.|
|52||3||"Spirit It Up"||November 4, 2012||303||3.2|
|Rocky is in a funk so she and CeCe join the struggling Spirit Squad. Meanwhile, Dina and Tinka become friends and Flynn meets the new neighbor who tells him he has a bad friend reputation.|
|53||4||"Lock It Up"||November 11, 2012||304||3.1|
|After CeCe and Rocky perform at a local hospital, it inspires Rocky to volunteer to work in the hospital. While cleaning a hospital room, she is locked under quarantine alongside Flynn. Dr. Curtis Blue tells Rocky that the hospital is not sure if the disease is infectious, the test results will arrive within sixty hours. Meanwhile, CeCe asks out Louis for pizza, unbeknownst he is blind. When CeCe finds out, Louis believes she is self-absorbed. Elsewhere, Deuce gets annoyed because Dina is invading his locker.|
|54||5||"Merry Merry It Up "||
December 2, 2012
|CeCe picks a fight with Jeremy after she accuses him of changing their Christmas traditions, leading Georgia to break up with him. To fix everything, Rocky returns as the ghost of Christmas dance and escorts CeCe on a dream journey to the past, present, and future. Meanwhile, Flynn wins a hot tub after being the tenth caller on a radio station. Elsewhere, Deuce gets left behind by his family, and instead of going on a vacation to Cabo, he ends up spending Christmas with the Blue family much to Ty's dismay. Zendaya performs the new song "Shake Santa Shake" in the episode.|
|"Home Alone It Up"|
December 9, 2012
|CeCe convinces Georgia to leave her watching Flynn so she can meet Jeremy's parents after she convinces her that she is "responsible", but when a last minute shoe sale comes up, she puts Rocky in charge even though she is incredibly ill. After CeCe returns from her shopping spree, the house is a complete disaster and Flynn is nowhere to be found. Now, CeCe and Rocky set out to find him before Georgia finds out.|
|"Oh Brother It Up"||307|
Rocky and CeCe get hired at Bob's Kabob's, where CeCe loses her job after she butts heads with the strict manager, Logan. Meanwhile, Georgia plans Jeremy's birthday dinner and he is bringing over his son "Little Scooter" for the first time.
|"Quit It Up"|
|CeCe gets an embarrassing job as a dancing zit at the mall, but is determined to keep the gig to prove to Rocky and Logan that she doesn't always quit what she starts. Also, the girls get breaking news about the fate of Shake It Up Chicago that threatens to change everything.|
|"Ty It Up"|
|CeCe, Rocky and Tinka Re-Audition for Shake It Up Chicago. Ty also auditions as well. When the producer announces the list of dancers, CeCe and Tinka both got in, but there was some confusion about whether Rocky or Ty got in. Ty announces that he actually wants to be in Shake it Up, Chicago. Now it is between Rocky and Ty for the last spot on Shake it Up, Chicago. Later on, Ty becomes the new host, but Rocky does not get the last spot on Shake it up Chicago because the producer wanted new faces and had already chosen CeCe and Tinka.|
|"My Fair Librarian It Up"|
CeCe and Rocky help Miss Burke win over the heart of her crush, Mr. Zigfeld, while Logan, Ty and Deuce help Flynn build a soapbox car.
|"Clean It Up"|
CeCe accidentally stains Georgia's wedding dress with self-tanning lotion. Meanwhile, Rocky tries to get Logan to get along with CeCe by making a deal that if he keeps an open mind about Cece, she will teach him how to slow dance for Georgia's wedding.
|"I Do It Up"|
The night before Georgia's wedding, her ex-husband, J.J., comes to visit to have some quality family time, but things take an unexpected twist when Flynn witnesses Georgia and J.J. kissing. Flynn has no idea if he should speak up or stay quiet. Meanwhile, Logan tries to discuss his relationship with Rocky, but Ty keeps interfering. In the end, Georgia and Jeremy cancel their wedding and Jeremy admitted he had second thoughts about Georgia.
|"Forward & Back It Up"|
|When Rocky saves Phil's life, he happily offers her a job dancing on Shake It Up, Chicago! again.|
|"Switch It Up"|
|Tinka inadvertanly causes CeCe and Flynn switch bodies through an old curse of her Grandma's.|
|"Love & War It Up"|| |
|Now that they're no longer going to be related, Rocky tries to convince CeCe and Logan to get along so that she and Logan can date. CeCe finally agrees to try, but Logan just can't do it. Meanwhile, Flynn and Deuce invite Tinka to be the lead singer in their air guitar band.|
|"In The Bag It Up"|| |
|CeCe, Rocky & Tinka split the cost of renting a designer purse.|
|"Brain It Up"|
|When Rocky is removed from her honors classes and CeCe is put in Rocky's honor's classes, they start to see school life in each others feet. They decide the best possible way to settle it is with a dance-off.|
|"Psych It Up"|
|"Future It Up"||TBA|
|"Haunt It Up"||TBA|
|"Oui Oui It Up"||TBA||<center>323|
|<center>25||"Bitter Sweet 16 It Up"||TBA|
- ↑ Bella Thorne confirms Season 3 on Celebrity Mailbag
- ↑ Disney Channel orders third season of top rated, dance-driven series "Shake It Up"
- ↑ Kenton Duty talks about season hiatus at Preview to 'Paradise' Listening Party
- ↑ Shake It Up: Season 3 is a Go! But OH, NO!
- ↑ http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2012/10/10/disney-channel-to-premiere-third-season-of-top-rated-dance-sitcom-shake-it-up-on-sunday-october-14-533512/20121010disney01/
- ↑ http://www.dis411.com/blog-/10690-olivia-holt-heading-to-the-set-of-qshake-it-upq-august-22-2012.html