Cooley-Keegan Branch, San Francisco - Tour this site!  Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann
 Cooley-Keegan Branch of San Francisco
Cooley-Keegan Branch, San Francisco - Tour this site!
[ The Dances we Dance ] [ Dance Etiquette ]
[ Bay Area Dance Venues ] [ Dance Resources ] [ Dance Terminology - Glossary ]
Set and Céilí Dance Terminology

Christmas This is a circle of 3, 4, or 8 dancers, facing inwards with arms joined behind and the circle rotates either right or left.
Swing  
Advance & Retire  
Cross Over  
Lead Around  
Dance at Home  
Dance Across  
Slide & Change  
Ladies Chain  
Ladies Full Chain  
Half Slide  
Dance Inside  
House  
Square the Set  
Polka Body  
Circle  
Waltz Hold  
Crossed Hands  
Polka  
Jig  
Real  
Hornpipe  
Pass Through  
Half Diamond  
Diamond  
Under the Wing  
Line Up  
Basket  
Star  
Dance in Place  
Gallop  
Sevens  
Fast Sevens  
Slide  
Slip-Jig  
Set  
Figure  
Body  
Wheel Barrow  
Gates  
Tops  
First Tops  
Second Tops  
Sides  
First Sides  
Second Sides  
Chain  
Grand Chain  
Reverse Chain  
   
There
 
Updated Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Copyright © 2000 - 2003 Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Cooley-Keegan Branch of San Francisco
Website design, content, and maintenance by Michael Duffy