A Barn Dance Repertoire
by Thomas Green
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Return of the Antelope

Author:  Henry Garfath in Rob Haskell's booklet
Formation: Set dance, 3 couples
Difficulty:  2
Style:  English
Longways proper

A1: 1s cross and stand between 2s and 3s to make waves on the side; all balance up and back, then 1s right hand turn the person whose right hand they're holding, ending back in the wave.
A2: All balance in waves again, then 1s turn person whose left hand they're holding; 1s swing to end in the middle facing down.
B1: 1s and 3s left-hand turn partner and pull-by left along the line, while 2s (now at the top) do the same with partner.  Start a grand chain (1s with partner, 2s and 3s along the line).
B2: Complete the grand chain, swing partner and end in progressed places.


Music:  32 bar reels or hornpipes