Folk Dance Etiquette

Compiled by Dick Oakes


International Folk Dancing is a wonderfully social activity. It is important, however, to always think about what you are doing and how it affects others. Folk dance etiquette is simple and based on courtesy and consideration for your fellow dancers:


Etiquette Poster No. 6 DURING TEACHING


DURING LINE AND CIRCLE DANCING


DURING COUPLE DANCING


DURING SQUARE AND SET DANCES


BASIC DRESS CODE

Some folk dance sessions have dress codes, especially when it comes to shoes that won't harm the dance floor. If it is your first time at a particular dance session, it is best to call ahead for information. In general, clothing basics are:


BASIC HYGIENE


IN GENERAL


FINALLY


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