"You like to dance, we like to sing"
Have you ever noticed in the TV series just how many times the guys break into some spontanous dance move?Dances and references to dancing in different episodes
Note: I am not including any scenes when an entire audience is dancing
#2 Monkees See, Monkees Die
When the guys change back into their real clothes after they find out it's John Cunningham's lawyer not Mr. Babbitt's lawyer
#4 Your Friendly Neighborhood Kidnappers
Horace showing George that dancing is just rhythm
Davy called his new bonding dance the Kidnap during "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone"
#5 The Spy Who Came In From The Cool
Davy dances and sings "Swanee River (Way Down The Old Folks Home)" during secret video taping by the C. I. S.
#10 Here Come The Monkees
Mr. Russell and Vanessa dancing to the Swedish Rhythm Kings music
A dancing female audience member's dancing style is signaled out with captions "A Typical Teenager?" & "No, A Friend Of The Producer" during "Let's Dance On" and Bob Rafelson has Davy do some quick impromptu dance moves during his interview
#11 Monkees A La Carte
Mike and Peter each dance with a side of beef during "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone"
#12 I've Got A Little Song Here
Micky does a short time-step dance doing his impression of James Cagney doing his impression of Fred Astaire
#13 One Man Shy (Peter And The Debutante)
Peter and Valerie briefly dance during "I'm A Believer" and "You Just May Be The One"
#14 Dance, Monkees, Dance
Peter gets a call from Renaldo’s Dance Au Go Go school for an opportunity to win a free dance lesson
Peter will win a free dance lesson value at $12.98 if he can correctly answer a trivia question
Peter dancing with Miss Buntwell before he signs the contract
Mike mentions his worry about Peter dancing himself into the poor house if they don't do anything about the contract
Mike dancing with Miss Buntwell before he signs up for dancing lessons
Peter, Micky and Mike practice their dancing at the pad
Davy teaches Mike, Micky and Peter dance moves during "I'll Get Back Upon My Feet"
Davy mentions that dance sets and costumes seen in "I'll Be Back Upon My Feet" are expensive
Davy demostrates several dances when trying out to be an instructor at Renaldo’s Dance Au Go Go school
The ad for Renaldo’s Dance Au Go Go school mentions finding love and adventure while dancing at Renaldo’s Dance Au Go Go
Mike mentions to Miss Buntwell how much dancing has changed his life
Micky and Peter in disguise show some of the latest dances to the perspective applicants
Micky and Peter in disguise show the perspective applicants how the dance instructors treat students
Renaldo has Miss Buntwell get the best former students: The Dancing Smoothies
Renaldo mentions that the Dancing Smoothies will show perspective appicants how fun and easy dancing can be
The Dancing Smoothies mention that they know every dance in the book
The guys trick the Dancing Smoothies with the dance the guys call the "Mugumba"
Peter wanted a refresher course on how to the box step from Renaldo
#15 Too Many Girls (Davy And Fern)
Davy and Fern dance to "Undecided" for Ted Hack's Amateur Hour
#16 Son Of Gypsy
Maria mentions that gypsies know how to dance
Peter gets tied up in cloth while watching a gypsy girl dance around him
#17 Case Of The Missing Monkee
Davy dances and sings "Swanee River (Way Down The Old Folks Home)" after taking a cough drop
#18 I Was A Teenage Monster
Dr. Mandoza gets a vitally important phone call about signing up for Bossa Nova dance lessons
#24 Monkees A La Mode
The article in Chic magazine mentions the guys like the ballet
#27 Monkee Mother
The guys take turns dancing with a girl during "Sometime In The Morning"
#29 Monkees Get Out More Dirt
Micky is told that ballet is great thing to know for a future husband
Micky takes up ballet to impress April
Micky confesses his distaste of ballet when breaking up with April
#30 Monkees In Manhattan
Mike shows clips of dances and songs of what Baker's show is about during "Look Out (Here Comes Tomorrow)"
Micky doing a James Brown inspired dance during "Words"
#31 Monkees At The Movies
Frankie dances when he sings "New Girl In School" during the beauty pagaent
The guys do the famous Monkees walk on the beach during "A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You"
The guys jumping around on hot sand looked to Kramm like a new dance teenagers are doing
#32 Monkees On Tour
Micky doing a James Brown inspired dance during "I Got A Woman"
#33 It's A Nice Place To Visit
El Diablo taunting Davy by shooting bullets near his feet
Micky/ El Dolenzo dancing on the table trying to mingle in El Diablo's camp
#37 Art, For Monkees Sake
Micky and Peter dancing on the museum's rooftop during "Randy Scouse Git"
#39 Hillbilly Honeymoon
Maw Weskitt, Judd Weskitt, Davy, Peter, Mike and Micky do a little square dancing during "Papa Gene's Blues"
#41 Card Carrying Red Shoes
Micky, Peter and Davy playing for the Druvanian National Ballet
Micky and Davy demostating they know Russian dances and Nicolai mentions keeping Peter on tour with the Druvanian National Ballet
Ivan showing Micky and Davy how to properly do Russian dancing
Micky and Ivan doing the "Dance Of The Chicken"
#43 A Coffin Too Frequent
Davy and Boris doing Davy's High/ Low act to "Tea For Two"
#47 The Christmas Show
Various people are seen dancing during the Melvin's fantsay shopping spree
#48 Fairy Take
Princess Gwen mentions doing a dance to Spring
#50 Monsetrous Monkee Mash
Lorelei takes turns dancing with the suit of armour and Frankenstein's Monster during "Goin' Down"
#51 Monkee's Paw
Micky singing and dancing with his feet after losing his voice during "Goin' Down"
Micky doing a James Brown inspired dance during "Words"
#55 Monkees Mind Their Manor
Davy and Twiggly Toppin Middle Bottom dance a bit during the dueling contest
#56 Some Like It Lukewarm
The West Minstral Abbies accompany the guys performance of "She Hangs Out" with dancing in the background on high risers
"Cuddly Toy" video
featured in episodes: #35 Everywhere A Sheik Sheik and #43 Monkees On The Wheel
Davy and a girl dancing on a small stage with Mike, Micky & Peter standing on another part of the stage (Everywhere A Sheik Sheik) and Davy dancing on a small stage with Mike sitting on the piano playing gutair, Peter playing piano & Micky playing drums (Monkees On The Wheel)
"Daydream Believer" video
featured in episodes #37 Art, For Monkees Sake and #43 A Coffin Too Frequent
On the rainbow set when Davy does this sway like dance and the guys do this can-can near the end of the song
"Goin' Down'" video
featured in episode #42 Wild Monkees
Micky singing and dancing alone on a stage with a spotlight of colored lights and shows different instruments being played
"I'll Be Back Upon My Feet" video
featured in episode #14 Dance, Monkees, Dance
The guys demonstrate several dances including the hula, Russian dancing, the rain dance, the conga, the Charleston, and the Mexican hat dance
"No Time" video
featured in the episode #52 The Devil And Peter Tork
The guys on the rainbow set trying to do a can-can but Mike gets it wrong each time
The Monkees' TV series second season opening video
featured as the final clip of the second opening sequence
The guys on the rainbow set trying to do a kick line dancing
song featured in episodes #48 Fairy Tale and #57 Monkees Blow Their Minds
Lyrics mention salvation yours in just the time it takes to pay the dance
"Ditty Diego-War Chant"
Peter mentions that you like to dance while the guys sing
"I Love You Better"
Micky mentions that he once went with a belly dancer
"Let's Dance On"
song featured in episodes #4 Your Friendly Neighborhood Kidnappers and #10 Here Come The Monkees
Lyrics mention the dancing all night long til the music all gone to the dances the pony, the twine, the action, the shotgun, the watusi, the jerk and the sloopy
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