Balance

Usage

jargon

related figures: balance the ring, box circulate, box the gnat, swat the flea, petronella, pull by dancers, pull by direction, Rory O'Moore, square through, swing
formal parameters: who, beats

examples

Dance Figure
20 Below
balance
A 60th Birthday Dance (for Chris Deephouse)
balance
Across the Ohio
balance the wave
balance the wave, left then right
Apples and Concord Grapes
balance the wave
balance the wave
Bass Ackwards
balance the wave
balance the wave
Carla's Stomp
balance the wave
balance
Chuck the Budgie
balance the wave
balance the wave
Cup of Joe
partners balance
Dr. Whiting's Delight
balance forward & back
Heartbeat Contra
partners balance
Holiday in the Wood
balance
balance
Kimmswick Diamonds
____ balance wave
Monophobia
balance the cloverleaf
Mountains in Sunny Windows
balance
Not Quite Fifty Software Testing
partners balance with handy hand (gentlespoon's left ladles' right)
Once More With Feeling
neighbors balance right hand
Shadrack's Delight
balance the wave
balance the wave (men in middle)
Snake Oil Reel
balance
balance
balance
Snake in the Garden
balance
balance
Spin Blend
balance right & left
balance right & left
Square Line Special
partners balance [forward and back]
Summer of '84
balance the wave
balance the wave
Tetrahymena Twirl
balance the star
The Big Bicep
balance forward & back; step forward
The Country of Marriage
balance the wave
Weave Me the Sunshine
balance for 2
Woven Waves
balance
balance (there are interlinked wavy lines)
You Can't Get There From Here
balance the wave
balance the wave
balance the wave

Dances without Balance

Moves Sharing a Dance with Balance

allemande

allemande orbit

balance the ring

box the gnat

California twirl

chain

circle

custom

do si do

down the hall

gyre

gyre star

hey

long lines

mad robin

ocean wave

pass by

pass through

petronella

progress

promenade

pull by dancers

pull by direction

right left through

roll away

Rory O'Moore

slice

slide along set

star

swing

turn alone

up the hall