Luke, I picked this one up from you, probably here, and have used it
with great success with kids, mixed groups of kids and adults, and also
with happily drunk adults. I usually call it "Middle Muddle."
On 1/3/2017 9:03 AM, Luke Donforth via Callers wrote:
I have to apologize Claire; that is a dance I wrote...
jeesh, I can't
even remember my own dances anymore.
I posted it to Shared Weight in February of 2014. :"/For 20 couples,
with many dancers still working on the walking thing, it went fine (1
1/2 phrases seemed to be the right amount of time to get through the
middle). Nobody had to leave their partner, and you got to see lots of
I call it circ-splosion in my box. I went back to look for it when
Claire asked me about it; and didn't find it. But it was something I
made up on the fly.
It was nagging at me, so I did some more digging, and found it.
Hope folks have fun with it.
On Thu, Dec 29, 2016 at 1:19 AM, Claire Takemori via Callers
I have received this from 2 sources attributing it to Luke Donforth,
but Luke emailed me saying that he didn’t write it. Anyone know the
Circle Shuffle* *
**Circle of Partners *
A1 (8) Partner Do-si-do
(8) Partner two hand turn
A2 (8) Circle left
(8) Circle right
B1 (8) Into middle/out
(8) Into middle/out
B2 Promenade across the circle to a new spot*
(SF Bay Area)