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Jitterbug Break
Season 01, Episode 16
Valentines Day, Saint Patricks Day
Air Date January 31, 1985
Writer Matt Williams
Director Jay Sandrich
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Jitterbug Break is the sixteenth episode of The Cosby Show's first season which was first broadcast on January 31, 1985.


To warm up for his night out with Clair and their friends, Cliff shows off a few of his dance moves in the living room. Denise claims her father's footwork is old-fashioned and boring, and that break-dancing is the superior art form. To show Denise and her friends what dancing is really about, Cliff invites his friends Ralph and Marie over to teach the teenagers how to jitterbug.