On Friday 12 March 2004 20:22, RON TAYLOR wrote: > Helen your experience is by no means unique. Some years ago a group of > us from England went to an RSCDS very formal Ball in an anonymous part > of Scotland and because a number of variations of the > Duke of Perth were done ( not by our group) the MC refused to allow an > encore. All hell broke lose and one group walked out.
For me, the situations are different: in Helen's case, the RSCDS dancers
were effectively _guests_ of the university society organising the ball
(at in general very low costs, in the order of 5£), whereas in the case
cited here, it is the inverse.