1600 Penn Episode 3 “So You Don’t Want to Dance”

NBC’s new series  1600 Penn  “So You Don’t Want to Dance” Episode 3  airs Thursday, January 17 on NBC (9:30-10 p.m. ET) Episode Synopsis: In an attempt to rally votes for new educational reforms, President Gilchrist (Bill Pullman) and First Lady Emily  (Jenna Elfman ) hold an extravagant gala to gain the support of the unlikable Senator Thoroughgood (guest star Stacy Keach), who attends with his wife Bunny (guest star Constance Towers). Meanwhile, Skip (Josh Gad) builds the confidence to ask Stacey (guest star Susan Park), the mailroom clerk, to the event. Elsewhere, Becca (Martha MacIsaac) reveals a hidden past between her and Marshall (Andre Holland). Amara Miller and Benjamin Stockham also star. READ MORE...

'1600 Penn': Watch an exclusive clip from 'So You Don't Want to Dance'

Politics make for a rough game. Fortunately for viewers of "1600 Penn," that game is also pretty funny at times. Thus, an oh-so-familiar political compromise in order to pass a bill becomes fodder for hilarity on the upcoming "So You Don't Want to Dance" episode (airing Thursday, Jan. 17).Get a taste of the political games with this video.In the video, President Gilchrist (Bill Pullman) and First Lady Emily (Jenna Elfman) have to throw an extravagant gala in order to win the support of the unpleasant Senator Thoroughgood (guest star Stacy Keach), who will be attending with his wife, Bunny (guest star Constance Towers). In this scene, the President and Emily try to win over Thoroughgood with logic and an appeal to his sense of decency. It doesn't work so well. Bribery and female submissiveness do seem to go a little further with the Senator, but the fact that they have to later throw the gala...