formation dance

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formation dance

n
(Dancing) any dance in which a number of couples form a certain arrangement, such as two facing lines or a circle, and perform a series of figures within or based on that arrangement
formation dancing n
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Like that each team fields seven players at a time and that a netball match lasts one hour broken into four quarters of 15 minutes each with the two teams swapping sides each quarter.Just to spice up things a little bit, as part of the pre-match ritual, in the South African league each team is required to perform a two-minute choreographed routine dance.
They did the road outside our house and it was a joy to watch the tar and chippings wagons going along the road in a wonderful choreographed routine.
The parade will be followed by a performance by local dance group right2dance who will showcase a specially choreographed routine on Abbey Bridge and Forbes Place, highlighting the town's unique relationship with the White Cart.
The group, dressed as superheroes - Sam as Spiderman - performed a slick choreographed routine to Mark Ronson hit Uptown Funk in a video which had been viewed upward of 30 million times.
Their slickly choreographed routine last night incorporated signature elements from videos including Psy's horse-riding dance and the nae nae, a dance craze which originated in Atlanta, Georgia.
with a choreographed routine to Christina Perri's A Thousand Years.
The show began with a series of taekwondo movements such as kicks and punches in a carefully choreographed routine set to music.
On the entertainment end, top-40 cover band the Red Hot Band will back chanteuse Judith Hill ("20 Feet from Stardom"), while Extreme Beam is scheduled to perform a choreographed routine set to pulsating lasers.
It's an exquisitely choreographed routine, dingy yet somehow uplifting, at once in tune and at odds with the jaunty, bass drum that drives it along.
Set in the context of a family wedding, the group are seen performing their specially choreographed routine on the dance floor as Shane Filan performs at the wedding reception.