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All of the following dances, except those in (a), must be of not less than 2 minutes' duration, and presented on some public occasion.

Do 5 of the following for coup; 10 for grand coup:

(a) Dance correctly 6 simple European folk dances.

(b) Dance correctly the quadrille, lancers and Virginia reel.

(c) Dance a good cakewalk.

(d) Dance the minuet and the gavotte.

(e) Dance a Spanish dance.

(f) Dance a Japanese dance.

(g) Dance a standard Scottish dance.

(h) Dance an Irish dance.

(i) Dance an Egyptian dance.

( j ) Dance an Italian dance.

(k) Dance a Greek dance.

(l) Dance a Russian dance.

(m) Dance two solo Indian dances.

Either of following for coup; both for grand coup.

(a) Act as leader in 8 different dances, and teach a class of at least 6 pupils 8 dances, representing 4 of the different departments mentioned above.

(b) Compose, teach and present publicly a dance for a group of not less than 6, to take at least 3 minutes.

Either of following for coup; both for grand coup.

(a) Write and present a dance drama, to take not less than 15 minutes to present.

(b) Record a new Indian dance (i.e., one not in the Birch Bark Roll) from actual Indians, and teach same so it can be presented.

For Further Information, See: The Birch Bark Roll






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