ANOTHER AGGIE WEDDING FOR GUNPOWDER SOUP

private dance

PRIVATE DANCE OR PARTY UNTIL THE END

Some people ask me about a private dance and I list them the pros and cons.  I believe if you really want a private dance, then by all means have one.  It is very hard to clear the room in a timely manner and people get upset when they need to leave their drink behind.  Everyone wants to say goodbye and the guests take their time leaving the room.   We try really hard to tell people, “you can say goodbye outside, but we need to clear the room!”   It makes the band the meanies.  

 

Pro Reasons for a Private Dance

  1. Great photo opportunity 
  2. Guests get ready for the send off
  3. The couple's last chance to have a private moment in the reception room
  4. Gives Jeanine a chance to say, “thank you for letting us share your big day with you”

 

Con Reasons for a Private Dance

  1. The dancers on the crowded dance floor are yelling, “encore” and we can't
  2. The dance party ends 15 minutes sooner
  3. Some people tag along and are still in the room after 15 minutes 
  4. People light their sparklers to early and….