Figure 8

Usage

jargon

formal parameters: who, dir, lead, half, beats

examples

Dance Figure
A Proper Trifle
ones half figure 8 above ⁋
Alternating Corners
ones half figure 8 above
twos half figure 8 below
Crossroads Contra
ladles half figure 8, second ladle leading
Detour in Louisville
ones half figure 8 above
Dogleaf Reel
ones half figure 8
Georgia Crossroads
gentlespoons half figure 8 above, first gentlespoon leading
I ♥ Unicorns
twos half figure 8
Partner's Delight
ones half figure 8 above ⁋
Pieces of Eight
ones half figure 8 below
second corners half figure 8 across, first ladle leading
ladles half figure 8, first ladle leading
ones half figure 8 across
ones half figure 8 above ⁋
Progress for Progress's Sake
twos half figure 8 above
Snakes
ones half figure 8 below
twos half figure 8 above
Tamarack Reel
ones half figure 8
Taнцуем We Are Dancing
ones half figure 8
The Tease
ones half figure 8
Tilt-A-Whirl
ones half figure 8 above ⁋
Two + Two Makes 3
ones half figure 8 above the twos + ⁋
Unknown
ones half figure 8 ⁋
to Stoolie's Jig
ones half figure 8 above ⁋

Dances without Figure 8

Moves Sharing a Dance with Figure 8

allemande

arch & dive

balance the ring

California twirl

chain

circle

contra corners

custom

do si do

down the hall

form an ocean wave

form long waves

gate

give & take

gyre

hey

long lines

meltdown swing

pass through

petronella

pull by dancers

right left through

roll away

Rory O'More

slide along set

star

swing

up the hall