The magazine is light blue and the cover shows a light turquoise colored fish in a suit dancing with a spotlight and also has the name of the magazine in all caps and in red and white text, with "dance" in red and in a large font and "quarterly" in white and in a small font. In the bottom left of the front cover there is a barcode.
Role in series
"Can You Spare a Dime?"
The magazine appears briefly when Mr. Krabs asks Squidward to swear on a stack of Interpretive Dance Quarterlies that he did not take Mr. Krabs' first dime.
"Krusty Krab Training Video"
Squidward appears reading an issue of Interpretive Dance Quarterly in this episode.