DOTW: The Merchant Set

Merchant

The Dance Of The Week for this week is The Merchant Set, a new set created by Pádraig and Róisín McEneany in late 2013.  It’s a short, fun looking set which has the dancers dancing top position in turn on each figure.  Click through for notes and video of the second figure.

Let us know if you’ve got video of any of the other figures!

DOTW: Cavan Reel Set

The Dance Of The Week for this week is the Cavan Reel Set.  This is a fun set that’s widely danced in performance and competition settings.  There are at least two variations of this lively set with plenty of opportunity for battering.  Click through for notes and video links.