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country dance

a type of folk dance in which couples are arranged in sets and perform a series of movements, esp facing one another in a line
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The festival, held at Emmanuel College, Gateshead, has been hosted for the past 33 years by the Newcastle and District branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS).
The festival, held on Saturday (February 10) atEmmanuel College,Gateshead, has been hosted for the past 33 years by the Newcastle and District branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS).
VISITORS to Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall on Bank Holiday Monday can enjoy traditional May Day activities including Maypole dancing and country dance demonstrations.
In an article he wrote in 1888 for the Combill Magazine he extolled the virtues of the country dance over the 'intrusive waltz', saying that 'The dance is not properly the spinning around of two persons of opposite sex hugging each other and imitating the motion of a teetotum.
WORCESTER -- The Royal Scottish Dance Society, with master of ceremonies Andy Taylor-Blenis, a professional dance teacher and Scottish country dancer, will perform Scottish country dance demonstrations with live music featuring Terry Traub from 2:30 to 3:30 p.
The Low Country dance is mostly performed in Colombo and the southern part of Sri Lanka.
This event is organised by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society.
I am 72 years old and I also like to tap dance, river dance, Scottish country dance and square dance.
The Open Morris Weekend of Dance 2008 saw sides from across the country dance at various Merseyside sites including Speke Hall and Albert Dock.
See companies like the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Stephen Pehon Dance Theater, and TransDance.
It's a fine beginner's guide to ballroom, swing, Latin and country dance lessons and provides a clear set of instructions with step-by-step moves and practice music.
We're not affiliated to the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society because I haven't been brave enough to approach them.