1932. The United States is in an economic depression. Lured by free meals and a significant premium, poor rolled by the crisis people flock to participate in "dance marathons" held across the country. For these farmers, workers, owners ruined stars unemployed, he is dancing as long as possible without stopping, and why not, being spotted by some film producers scattered throughout the public. A master of ceremonies, and greedy huckster, encourages and scolds those dancers extreme. No matter what, they play the game, do the show and dance for days and days, to entertain a crowd of eager show. They play their future, their hopes, their skin ... to lose reason.
Humanity in the closet and live circus games! Here the spectacle of voyeurism and sensationalism that pays! A powerful show, adapted from the hit film by Sydney Pollack, who reminds us that when the future seems clogged, it must protect the liberating virtues, courage, enthusiasm, determination but all Arts and those who serve . This is news! A show carried by the ardor of a dozen artists, to close the season on a high.