A1 The king dances with his queen as the court assembles in the star chamber
A2 The king dallies with the ladies of the court as the queen and courtiers confer with each other
B1 The king frolics with the ladies of the court, as the queen retaliates with the courtiers. The court then reassembles, flanking the royal pair with great dignity
B2 The king and queen socialise with the court ladies, and escort them to their new positions. Finally, the court pays homage to the royal pair.
First performed on Gordon King's 60th birthday at St Annes on January 31st, 2001.
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