Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Casting Glances

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CASTING GLANCES (S8x32) 2C (4C set) Tim Wilson Solstice Party Book

1- 8 1M+2L dance diagonal Fig of 8 (start passing LH and dance LSh round own partner, pass RH to dance RSh round others partner)
9-16 1s+2s set, 1L casts 1 place and 2M casts up 1 place while 1M+2L cross into partner's place, 1s set to 2s (across), 1M casts 1 place and 2L casts up 1 place while 2M+1L ¾ turn RH
17-24 1s+2s diagonal reel of 4 (each passing partner RSh to start), 2M+1L end passing LSh to face partner (diagonally)
25-32 2s+1s ½ turn 2H and dance Diamond Poussette

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Back to the top of this Scottish Country Dancing Instructions 'Casting Glances' page