made in a very future/technologically advanced point in time
You saw nothing
If the government sees someone doing something they don't approve of, They will threaten them or actually just kill them with no warning. "Diana Moon Glampers loaded the gun again. She aimed it at the musicians and told them they had had ten seconds to get their handicaps back on."
Protagonist doesn't approve of the government
Dance how you want to!
George talks about how the government says that the people think that it's a utopia so much that he could do anything and they would do it because they wouldn't think it was wrong because "nothing could go wrong"
People have no thoughts of their own
Wait... what was I just thinking
They can erase minds and brainwash people with extremely advanced techniques. "The year was 2081"
People were always trapped in one spot
I wish I could see the outside world...
Harrison tries to break free of the corrupt government and tries to get people to listen to different music and dance differently than the government wants them to.
Every once and a while they would get a sound noise in their ear that would wipe their thoughts
Everyone constantly had weights on them that the government would increase every month or so so that no one could even go anywhere.