Etiquette for Israeli dance

compiled by Ken Avner

Israeli dance is a wonderfully social activity, which also means that it has its own peculiar set of guidelines. Whether you’re new to Israeli dance or a seasoned veteran, everyone enjoys dancing more when a few easy-to-follow guidelines are followed:

During teaching:

During dancing:

Couples dances:

In general:

Remember that everyone here came to have a good time. Whatever you can do to make it a more enjoyable evening for everyone makes it that much better.

Comments and suggestions are welcome. Please send them to