This dance is designed for community dancers with some previous contra dance experience. It is challenging!
Tag: 6 couples
Tunnel Contra is a proper contra for 6 couples or less featuring a long tunnel.
OXO Alternate is a more difficult version of the OXO Reel. Because only one couple moves to the bottom each time, the mix of dancers in the groups changes each time.
OXO Reel is a proper contra for 6 couples. The OXO refers to Circles and Stars danced simultaneously by the 3 groups of 4.
Boston Tea Party is a 64-count proper contra for a maximum of 6 couples. It uses gallop down, arch over men and over ladies, dip and dive, and make an arch.
No Name Contra is a 64-count proper contra for 6 couples or less.
It features a couple arching over the ladies and over the gents.
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