Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Get Your Skates On

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

GET YOUR SKATES ON! (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Stoneywood Collection 1

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place and turn LH 1ΒΌ times to end in centre
9-16 1s dance RH across (Man with 2s and Lady with 3s), pass LSh and RH across on sides (Man with 2M+3M and Lady with 2L+3L) and pass LSh to...
17-24 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s and 1M with 3s), pass LSh to dance RH across on sides (1L with 2M+3M and 1M with 2l+3L) and end facing 2nd corners
25-32 1s dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners, turn RH to dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners ending in 2nd place own sides

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


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'Get Your Skates On' is a colloquial expression meaning 'Hurry Up!'

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