An energetic group dance popular in the 1960s.
- Based on a six count chorus step, The Madison contains several dance sequences which make playful references to 1950s and 1960s Television shows (e.g. The Rifleman) sports stars (e.g. Wilt Chamberlain) and performers (e.g. Jackie Gleason)
- There is something about the Madison, that grand-daddy of line dances, that has continually captured the cinematic fancy of great film directors.
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