Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Janet's Cup Of Tea

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JANET'S CUP OF TEA (Sx32) 4C set John Wilkinson Bannockburn 700
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 4 2s+3s dance ½ Tourbillion (turn partners 2H ½ way round and dance clockwise 1 place and set)
5- 8 2s+3s turn 2H 1¼ to finish 2s on Ladies' side facing up, 3s on Man's side facing down in promenade hold (Lady on Man's right)
9-16 2s+1L+4M dance reels of 3 on side (2s+1L pass RSh) also 3s+1M+4L dance reels of 3 on sides (3s+4M pass RSh)
17-24 2s+3s dance ¼ RH across, 2s dance down, cast up round 4s while 3s dance up, cast round 1s. 2s+3s cross LH
25-32 1s+3s also 2s+4s dance the Bourrel:-
' 1M+3L (4M+2L) set advancing, ¾ turn 2H and twirl to end BtoB (Lady facing up, Man down) while partners chase anticlockwise ¾ way
' set to partners and turn 2H to own sides having changed places

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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