A startling command from the dreaded Praetan brings chaos into the tranquil lives of Eulio and his lover Orosin. Using as cover the tour of the Merculian National Dance Company where Eulio is a star, they board the Wellington, a militaristic starship that values nothing they believe in. Someone is passing secrets about fleet movements and weaponry to the enemies in the Troia, but the efforts of the two Merculians to unmask the spy only stir up a toxic mix of hatred and violence. Who will have to die before the Praetan is satisfied? 'The Danger Dance' is a futuristic space adventure with enough swashbuckling action and intrigue to keep even the most jaded science fiction addict enthralled.