Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Fair Isle Stacs

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE FAIR ISLE STACS (S4x32) 4C set G Cragg Imperial 3

1- 8 All advance for 1 step and retire, all dance DoSiDo, all advance for 1 step and retire
9-16 1s dance ½ Figs of 8 round 2s then ½ Fig of 8 round couple in 3rd place (4s) ending in 2nd place own sides
while 3s+4s dance ½ RH across, 3s dance ½ Fig of 8 round couple in 3rd place (4s) and advance for 1 step and retire
17-24 2s+1s also 4s+3s dance full Ladies' Chain and 2s end by crossing to 1st place own sides
25-32 1s+4s+3s dance Allemande

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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