Cumberland Square Eight


Cumberland Square Eight


English ceilidh dance; Scottish squares


This popular dance can be found in numerous settings:

English country dancers in the US
Scottish country dancers celebrating Burns Night
"anarchic" dancers
another energetic group
dancers at a wedding party

Directions can be found here and here. For an alternate version, to make the dance a mixer, after the basket swings:

B1  Dosido and swing corner
B2  Promenade this new partner to the gent's home place.

Temporal Coverage

2000 -

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