Definitions of Square Dance Calls and Concepts
 
Definitions of Square Dance Calls and Concepts
 
 

Non-designated dancers do their part of the given call, "dragging" (or pulling) the designated dancers along with them.

Suggested syntax:

Drag The anyone (For A) anything

Notes:

In the following diagrams, = Boy and = Girl.
Drag The Girls For A Ping Pong Circulate:

 
 
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Boys do a normal Ping Pong Circulate, holding onto the adjacent Girl.

For the Centers, this amounts to a Cross Concentric Ah So; for the Outsides, this amounts to a Cross Concentric Veer Left.

Drag The Center Girls: 3 By 1 Triangle Circulate:

 
 
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Drag The Boys: Once Removed Diamond Circulate:

 
 
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Drag The Boys For A Walk Out To A Wave:

 
 
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(Choreographically equivalent to Breaker 3)

Centers Drag The Girls: All Twist The Line:

 
 
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Drag The Center Girls: Couple Up:

 
 
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Note to callers: Since dragging a dancer backward can often result in awkward choreography, be careful when applying this concept.

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