Dance Party USA

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Dance Party USA
GenreDance/Variety show
Presented bySee list
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Production location(s) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, Ocean City, New Jersey, United States
Running time30 minutes (198687)
4548 minutes (198792)
Production company(s)Nise Productions
On Air Entertainment
Release
Original network USA Network
Original releaseApril 12, 1986 (1986-04-12) 
June 27, 1992 (1992-06-27)

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