The film is set in Baltimore, Maryland. It follows Andie West Briana Evigan as she pursues her dream of becoming a street dancer. Her mother died of cancer when Andie was a child. Andy now lives with her mother's best friend Sarah her guardian , but feels like she does not belong anywhere.
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Check out our breakdown of the movies and shows we're excited about this month, including " Lovecraft Country. See our picks list. Title: Step Up 2: The Streets Tyler Gage receives the opportunity of a lifetime after vandalizing a performing arts school, gaining him the chance to earn a scholarship and dance with an up and coming dancer, Nora. A tight-knit group of New York City street dancers find themselves pitted against the world's best hip hop dancers in a high-stakes showdown. Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer.
It serves as a sequel to 's Step Up and the second installment in the Step Up film series. Set at the fictional Maryland School of the Arts, the story revolves around rebellious street dancer Andie West Evigan who lands at the elite school and finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. She eventually joins forces with the school's hottest dancer Chase Collins Hoffman to form a crew of classmate outcasts to compete in Baltimore 's underground dance battle The Streets, finding a way to live her dream while building a bridge between her two separate worlds. After her mother died from cancer, Andie moved in with her mother's best friend, Sarah Sonja Sohn. Deep down Andie feels like she does not belong anywhere. Although she is doing poorly at school, it is her dream for dancing that brings something special into her life. Andie trains with a dance crew, the , to keep the title of an illegal competition, "The Streets". Sarah is aware of the crime and harassment by and, out of fear that Andie will get hurt, decides to send her to live with her aunt in Texas in an effort to protect Andie, but Andie refuses to go and runs away. When Andie tells him about Sarah's plans to send her to Texas to live with her aunt Tyler explains that Sarah's trying to keep Andie safe and eventually persuades Andie to audition for the Maryland School of the Arts, where Andie has to compete for a place, thinking it will help her life as it did his before deciding to battle her for it. Sarah refuses because she believes that Andie will be safer in Texas.