"Ballroom Blitz"
Season 8: Episode 22
(195 / 231 episodes)
Network ABC-TV
Air date April 30, 1996
Written by Teleplay by: Cathy Ladman and Carrie Snow
Story by: Cathy Ladman
Directed by Gail Mancuso
Episode Guide
Morning Becomes Obnoxious
The Wedding (Season 8)

Ballroom Blitz was the 22nd episode of Season 8 of Roseanne, also the 195th overall series episode. It was written by Cathy Ladman and Carrie Snow from an original story by Ladman, and was directed by Gail Mancuso. It originally aired on ABC-TV on April 30, 1996.


Bev's smitten with her passionate ballroom-dance instructor, but—Drama on the Dance Floor alert!-he starts flirting with the newly divorced Jackie. When Jackie agrees to have dinner with him, Bev's claws come out!

Plot summaryEdit

Bev is completely smitten with her charismatic and passionate ballroom-dance instructor, Hal (Tony Curtis) until he starts putting the moves on a recently divorced Jackie. When Jackie agrees to a date with the instructor, jealousy completely takes hold of Bev.

Note: Lecy Goranson, who plays the part of Becky Conner-Healy, again, does not appear.

Roseanne: Season Eight (Season 8)
Shower the People You Love with Stuff|Let Them Eat Junk|Roseanne in the Hood|The Last Date|Halloween: the Final Chapter|The Fifties Show|The Getaway, Almost|The Last Thursday in November|Of Mice and Dan|Direct to Video|December Bride|The Thrilla Near the Vanilla Extract|The White Sheep of the Family|Becky Howser, M.D.|Out of the Past|Construction Junction|We're Going to Disney World|Disney World War II|Springtime for David|Another Mouth to Shut Up|Morning Becomes Obnoxious|Ballroom Blitz|The Wedding|Heart & Soul|Fights and Stuff
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