Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Cadies Lady

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CADIES LADY (R8x40) 3C (4C set) Alexander Bowman RSCDS Book 30

1- 8 1s set, 1M followed by partner casts to 2nd place and 1M crosses to 2nd place opposite side, 2s+1s set
9-16 1s set, 1L followed by partner casts to 3rd place and 1L crosses to 2nd place own side, 3s+1s set
17-24 1s dance up to top and cast, dance down between 3s and cast up to face 1st corners
25-32 1s set to 1st corners and turn RH, set to 2nd corners and turn RH
33-40 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s giving RSh to 2nd corner to start) and cross back to own side 2nd place

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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