Circle

Usage

jargon

formal parameters: turn, places, beats

examples

Dance Figure
40 Years of Penguin Pam
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
20 Below
circle left 3 places to wavy line across, L in cntr
3, 2, 1, Dance
circle left 3 places
3, 33-33
circle left 3 places
32 Seconds
circle left 3 places
504 Wood Street
circle left 4 places
A Becket Full of Butterflies
circle left 3 places
A Circular Affair
circle left 3 places
circle right 3 places
circle left 3 places
A Different Bride
circle left 3 places
A Gentle Turn
circle right 3 places
A Last Hurrah
circle left 3 places
A Last Hurrah variation
circle left 3 places
A New Idea
circle left 3 places
A Ravitzingly Rosy Recombination
circle right 4 places ladles lead
circle left 3 places
A Thing of Trust
circle left 3 places
circle right 4 places
AADS Reel
circle left 2 places
circle left 3 places
ANTICI...PATION
circle left 4 places into a
Across Nottingham A
circle left 4 places - no hands, eyes on partner
circle left 3 places pass through to new (first corners now on...
Across Nottingham B
circle left 4 places - no hands, eyes on partner
circle left 3 places pass through to new (first corners now on...
Airpants variation
circle left 3 places
Airpants, Bradley Smith pass through
circle left 3 places
Al's Safeway Produce
circle left 3 places
All You Can Eat
circle left 3 places
Allison Wonderland
circle left 3 places
Almond Joy
circle left 3 places
Already Taken
circle left 2 places ⁋
Alternating Corners
circle left 4 places
circle left 4 places
Andie's Blue Boot Becket
circle left 3 places
Andie's Blue Boot Becket variation
circle left 3 places
Anne's Visit
circle left 4 places
Another Easy One
circle left 3 places
Another Jig Will Do
circle left 3 places
Another Nice Combination
circle left 3 places
Another Trip to Germany
circle left 2 places
Ants Marching
circle left 3 places
Apples and Concord Grapes
circle left 3 places
Arizona Becket
circle left 4 places
Attleboro Reel
circle left 4 places ++
circle right 4 places
Autumn Air
circle left 3 places
circle right 3 places
Awesome Double Progression Dance
circle left 4 places
Awesome Double Progression Dance, Surdyk do-si-do variation
circle left 4 places
Back of the Envelope
circle left 3 places
Barack Me, Obamadeus
circle right 3 places
Bass Ackwards
circle left 3 places
circle right 3 places, smush to
Becketize the Baby
circle left 3 places
Bee in her Bonnet
circle left 2 places
circle right 4 places ⁋
Beneficial Tradition
circle left 3 places
Birthday
circle left 3 places
Blackberry Trace
circle left 2 places
Boulder Bound
circle left 3 places and step into a wave
Bowl of Cherries
circle left 3 places
Bowl of Cherries Lawn variation
circle left 3 places
Boys From Brooklyn
circle left 3 places
Boys From Urbana
circle left 3 places
Breakup Breakdown
circle left 3 places
Brown Bag Reel
circle left 3 places
Butter
circle left 3 places
By My Valentine variation
circle left 4 places
California Twirlin'
circle left 3 places
Call Me
circle left 3 places
Cape Mixer
circle right 4 places
Cascades
circle left 3 places
Catch Me If You Can
circle left 3 places
Centrifugal Hey
circle left 3 places
Cherokee Shuffle
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
Chinese New Year
circle left 3 places
Chris' Poetic Orangutan
circle left 3 places
Chuck the Budgie
circle left 3 places
Circle of Fun
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Climate Change's Reel
circle left 3 places
Clover's March
circle left 4 places as the cloverleaf
Colonnade
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Contra Corners Special
circle left 4 places
Contra Corners Special
circle left 4 places
Cosmos
circle left 3 places
Cranky Ingenuity
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
Cup of Joe
circle left 3 places
Cupid's Clout
circle left 3 places
Dar Trek
circle left 3 places
Dar Trek (alt. presentation)
circle left 3 places with next neighbor and shadow
Dar Trek variation
circle left 3 places
Deborah's Dream
circle left 3 places to a diamond, ladles in the center
Deja Vu All Over Again
circle left 3 places
Delphiniums and Daisies
circle left 3 places
Devil's Backbone
circle left 4 places
Diana's Delight
circle left 3 places
Do-Si-Three
circle left 6 places
circle right 6 places
Dogleaf Reel
circle left 4 places
Dolphiniums & Daisies
circle left 4 places
Double Mud Pig 🐽
circle left 3 places
Double Rory O'S'mores
circle left 3 places
Down the Aisle
circle left 3 places
Dr Bluhm's Delight
circle left 3 places
Dr. Whiting's Delight
circle left 3 places
Du Quoin Races
circle left 2 places
circle left 2 places
circle left 2 places
E6
circle left 3 places
Earl & Squirrel
circle left 3 places
Early Rising Robins
circle right 4 places
Eggbeater
circle left 3 places
Eleanor’s Reel
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Entangled in Monte Carlo
circle left 3 places (with neighbor and shadow)
Evanesce
circle left 2 places
Fan in the Doorway
circle left 4 places
Fiddleheads
circle left 2 places to original places
Fiddlers' Frolic
circle left 2 places
Firefly Pedicabs
circle left 3 places
First Night Quadrille
circle left 4 places same four
circle right 4 places same four
First of May
circle left 3 places
Flirt Hurt
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places (look for new neighbors) ⁋
Four Have Sprung
circle left 3 places
Four Have Sprung
circle left 3 places, join right hand with neighbor in allemande hold
Four Have Sprung variation
circle left 3 places, join right hand with neighbor in allemande hold
Frederich Reel
circle left 3 places
Frocks Rockin' Frolic
circle right 4 places
circle left 5 places zoomily
Galena
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Garden State of Mind
circle left 2 places
circle left 2 places
Gaye's Groove
circle left 3 places to form, with current neighbors,
Gold Star Wednesday
circle left 3 places
Got Nice Neighbors
circle left 3 places
Grab Bag
circle left 3 places
Green Lake Twirl
circle left 3 places
Handsome Young Maids
circle left 4 places
Happy Ending
circle left 3 places
Happy Jew Queer
circle right 3 places
circle left 4 places with shadow #1 (turn away from the one you...
Happy as a Cold Pig in Warm Mud
circle left 3 places
Haste to the Wedding
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Heart of Glass
circle left 3 places
Heartbeat Contra
circle left 3 places
Heavenly
circle left 4 places
Hey the Line
circle left 3 places
Highway Hypnosis
circle left 3 places
Hocus Pocus
circle left 3 places
Holiday in the Wood
circle left 3 places
Hoots and Shouts
circle left 3 places
Hope You Like It
circle left 3 places
Hopscotch Reel
circle left 3 places +
Hot Buttered Rolls
circle left 3 places
Hyla's Flirt
circle left 4 places
Indigo Silk
circle left 2 places
circle left 3 places (til ones are above twos)
Inflation Reel
circle left 5 places
Into the DMZ
circle left 4 places
It's All Backwards
circle left 3 places
Jefferson And Liberty
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Jefferson's Reel
circle left 4 places with couple below
circle right 4 places
Jefferson's Remorse
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Jennifer's Whirlpool
circle left 4 places (2 large counter-rotating circles)
circle right 4 places (2 large counter-rotating circles)
circle left 3 places
Joel's in the Kitchen
circle left 3 places
Jonjak's Jaunty Jaunt
circle left 3 places
Joyous Rose original
circle left 4 places
Jubilation (var)
circle left 3 places
Kimmswick Express
circle left 3 places heads
Kinematic Vorticity
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Kingsford Court
circle left 3 places
Kiss the Bride
circle right 3 places
Last Hey
circle left 3 places
Laura's 3/4 Century
circle right 3 places
Leap Dance
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
Leave the Wine
circle left 3 places
Like I've Known You Forever
circle left 3 places
Linda's Surprise (for Linda Leslie)
circle left 4 places
Liz's steady hand
circle left 2 places
Love and Twirls
circle left 3 places
Luna in the Library
circle left 3 places
Lunt Birthday Waltz
circle left 4 places
Mad Robin in Love
circle left 3 places
Mad Scatter
circle left 4 places
Made Up Tonight
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Mama Loo's Reel
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Mandelbrot Set
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Maple & Cedar Swing
circle left 4 places
March of the Coffee Zombies
circle right 3 places - hands free zombie walk ⁋
circle left 3 places - hands free zombie walk
Marshmallows in Flight
circle left 3 places
Midwest Folklore
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Milton-Bradley Presents: Mouse Trap!
circle left 3 places
Missing Duck
circle left 3 places
Missing Duck simple A variation
circle left 4 places
Monday
circle left 3 places
Monophobia
circle left 3 places
circle right 3 places (follow your left hand)
Mood Ring
circle left 2 places
circle left 3 places
Mountains in Sunny Windows
circle left 3 places
New Sweetheart
circle left 3 places
Nice & Easy Contra
circle left 4 places
No-See-Ums
circle left 4 places
Nomad's Land
circle left 3 places
Not My Second Rodeo
circle left 3 places
Not Quite Fifty
circle left 3 places
Not Quite Fifty with encoded heys
circle left 3 places
Old Time Elixir #2
circle left 3 places
On the Rebound
circle left 3 places
Once More With Feeling
circle left 3 places
One Fish, Two Fish, Right and Left Through Fish
circle left 3 places and face across
One Shy of Twenty
circle right 3 places and pass neighbor by left shoulder to face...
Ozymandius
circle right 3 places
Partner's Delight
circle left 5 places til gentlespoons are above
Peak Bagger
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Pecan Pie
circle left 3 places
Pittsboro Pattycake
circle left 3 places
Pizza Shop
circle left 3 places
Polymorphous' Reel #1
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
Progress for Progress's Sake
circle left 3 places
Proper Swingfest II
circle left 4 places
Push the Button
circle left 3 places
Rad Robin
circle left 3 places
Rang Tang Contra
circle left 3 places
Reddie to Roll
circle left 4 places ⁋
circle right 3 places
Reel Me Across the Ocean
circle left 3 places
Reel to Reel
circle left 3 places
Return to Sender
circle left 3 places
Rhonda's Reel
circle left 4 places "cloverleaf" left
Robin Shall Restore Amends
circle left 3 places
Rock Creek Reel
circle left 3 places
Rockin' Robin
circle right 4 places
circle left 5 places to original place
Rod's Grits
circle left 3 places
Rod's Grits
circle left 3 places
Rod's Grits Lawn variation
circle left 3 places
Roll, Roll, Roll Your Beau
circle left 3 places
Rory S'More
circle left 3 places
Roses on the Road
circle left 3 places
Rusty Frame
circle left 3 places - not with partner
circle right 3 places
Salute to Larry Jennings
circle left 4 places with couple on your left diagonal ⁋
Sapphire Sea
circle left 4 places
Sarah's Journey
circle left 4 places
Saturday Night Line
circle left 3 places
Sawdust Liquor
circle left 3 places
Scooter
circle left 3 places
Serving REELness
circle left 4 places pass thru to next ⁋
Seven Sevens
circle left 3 places
Shift Happens
circle left 3 places
Silver Anniversary Reel
circle left 3 places
Silver Lining
circle left 3 places
Simplicity Swing
circle left 3 places
Sleeping With The Hounds
circle left 3 places
Snake Oil Reel
circle left 4 places
Snake in the Garden
circle left 3 places
Snow Dance
circle left 4 places
Songbird
circle left 3 places
circle left 2 places
Songbird
circle left 3 places
circle left 2 places
Southern Summer
circle left 3 places
Southern Summer
circle left 3 places
Spider Jive
circle left 3 places
Splendid Starlings
circle left 3 places
Spring Break
circle left 3 places
Spring Break (variation)
circle left 3 places
Spring Fever
circle left 4 places
Square Affair
circle left 3 places
Star Step
circle left 4 places
Strawberry Swirl
circle left 3 places
Sugarbritches 2.0
circle left 3 places
Super Robin
circle left 3 places
Surfing the Set
circle left 3 places
Sweet Potatoes
circle left 3 places
Sweet September
circle left 3 places
Tag and Zag
circle left 4 places
Tamarack Reel
circle left 4 places
Taнцуем We Are Dancing
circle left 4 places
circle left 4 places
Tempus Fugit
circle left 2 places (two circles either side of set)
circle left 2 places (two circles)
Tent City Twirl
circle left 2 places
The Baby Rose
circle left 3 places
The Big Bicep
circle left 3 places
The Big Easy
circle left 3 places
The Carousel
circle left 3 places
The Contra Matrix Resolution
circle left 3 places
The Country of Marriage
circle left 3 places
The Country of Marriage Lawn variation
circle left 3 places
The Emptied Crack
circle left 3 places with original foursome
The Farmer's Bride
circle left 3 places and smush
The Full Deal
circle left 3 places
The Future Soon
circle left 3 places
The Hobbit
circle left 3 places
The Menagerie
circle left 3 places
The Nice Combination
circle left 3 places
The Nice Combination
circle left 3 places
The Rendezvous
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
The S & S Connection
circle right 3 places
The Sturgeon General
circle left 3 places and pass through ⁋
The Tease
circle left 3 places
The Traffic on Chestnut is Terrible
circle left 3 places single file
circle right 3 places single file
circle left 3 places
The Wild Woman From North Carolina
circle left 3 places
circle left 2 places
circle left 3 places
The Winter Storm
circle left 3 places
The Wise People of Chicago
circle left 3 places
These are the Hands
circle right 2 places With next neighbors, Circle R halfway
circle right 2 places Finish the Circle R so that you are back to...
They Stayed Here When They Disappeared
circle left 3 places
Thinking of Quinn
circle left 4 places
This Dance is, Jess, For You
circle left 4 places
circle left 2 places
circle left 3 places
Three Klicks North
circle left 3 places
circle left 2 places
Tica Tica Timing
circle left 3 places
Tinkie Winkie
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Tinkie Winkie Lawn variation
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Tom's Queue-less Carousel
circle left 3 places
Train Delay
circle left 3 places
Treasure of the Soda Bar
circle left 3 places
Trip to Kentucky (original)
circle right 4 places
Trip to Kentucky (variation)
circle right 4 places
Trip to Pe Ell
circle left 3 places
Trip to Shorebird
circle left 3 places
Triple Hat Syndrome
circle left 3 places
Twirling At The Altar
circle left 3 places
Twirly Minds Think Alike
circle left 3 places
Two + Two Makes 3
circle left 6 places
Uncle Fred's Contra
circle left 3 places
circle left 4 places
Unknown
circle left 4 places
Unnamed Becket
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
Unnamed Easy Progression
circle left 4 places
Vallimont's Steamboat
circle left 3 places
Walking on Air
circle left 4 places
circle right 4 places
Wave Goodbye to Winter
circle left 4 places
Waving Wheat
circle left 5 places FAST, to home
West By Midwest
circle left 3 places
Where Gnome Ann Has Gone Before
circle left 4 places
circle right 2 places
Which Side is Up?
circle left 3 places
Whirl-A-Way
circle left 3 places
Whitewater
circle right 3 places ¹ and look away from this set ⁋
circle left 3 places ²
Whitewater Whirl
circle right 3 places
Will You Dance With Me?
circle left 3 places SMUSH
circle left 3 places SMUSH
Winter Fog
circle left 3 places
Winter Slide
circle left 3 places
With Thanks to the Dean
circle left 4 places
circle left 3 places
Wizard's Walk Ted Steele A2
circle left 2 places
circle left 2 places
Woven Waves
circle left 3 places
Write Triangles
circle left 3 places
Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Sasparilla
circle left 3 places
You Can Get There From Here
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places and walk forward
You Can't Get There From Here
circle left 3 places
circle left 3 places
You and I
circle right 4 places

Dances without Circle

Moves Sharing a Dance with Circle

allemande

allemande orbit

arch & dive

balance

balance the ring

box circulate

box the gnat

butterfly whirl

California twirl

chain

contra corners

cross trails

custom

do si do

dolphin hey

down the hall

facing star

figure 8

form a long wave

form an ocean wave

form long waves

gate

give & take

gyre

hey

long lines

mad robin

meltdown swing

pass by

pass through

petronella

poussette

promenade

pull by dancers

pull by direction

revolving door

right left through

roll away

Rory O'More

see saw

slice

slide along set

square through

stand still

star

star promenade

swat the flea

swing

turn alone

up the hall

zig zag

Moves Preceding Circle

allemande

arch & dive

balance the ring

butterfly whirl

California twirl

chain

circle

custom

do si do

down the hall

figure 8

gate

gyre

hey

long lines

mad robin

meltdown swing

pass by

pass through

petronella

promenade

right left through

roll away

slice

slide along set

stand still

star

swing

up the hall

zig zag

Moves Following Circle

allemande

arch & dive

balance

balance the ring

California twirl

chain

circle

contra corners

custom

do si do

figure 8

form an ocean wave

form long waves

gate

gyre

hey

long lines

mad robin

meltdown swing

pass by

pass through

petronella

poussette

roll away

see saw

slide along set

stand still

star

swing

turn alone

zig zag