Type: Contra, Duple Improper
Status: Public, Proven
I really like Mad Robins, just in case that isn’t obvious. I was wondering what else could be done with them, whether they could be used as a progression, facing direction changed, etc. This dance came out of some of that thinking.
First called at David Kaynor’s Friday Night Dance at the Greenfield, MA Grange on 11/14/2016.
Gents Allemande Left 1+1/2
Half Hey, pass N by Right to start
Neighbor Balance & Swing
Mad Robin 1+1/2, Gents through Center 1st, Lt-Rt/CW
[ending in long waves with Gents Facing OUT, Ladies In (this N by RH), looking at P’s back]
Long Wave Balance Right, Left, Slide Right
Long Wave Balance F&B, Box Circulate (Gents Loop, Ladies Cross)
End Effects: Wait out crossed over to join the second long wave in B2
Alternative A1, not yet tried…
L Chain to N
L Gypsy Rt 1x