Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Florida Crackers

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FLORIDA CRACKERS (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Livia Kohn Suncoast Collection

1- 4 1s+2s+3s set and ½ turn 2H, 1s+3s retain nearer hands. 1s face down, 3s face up, 2s face out opposite sides
5- 8 1s+2s+3s dance ½ Reflection reels (1s down and in), 1s finish BtoB facing opposite sides with 2s dancing to 1st place. (3)(1)(2)
9-16 Petronella Double Triangles:-
' 1s dance normal double triangles but corners petronella 1 place anti-clockwise as 1s pivot round. 213
17-24 1s dance Corners Pass and DoSiDo:- (rather than turn)
' as corners Pass+Turn but corners dance DoSiDo instead of turning, 1s pass RSh to finish in 2nd place own side
25-32 All circle 6H round and back

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



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