Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Kicking Horse

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE KICKING HORSE (R32) Round The Room John Drewry Brodie Book
Round the room dance, 2 facing 2

1- 8 Men change places RH, Ladies change places LH and all dance ½ R&L ending with Men turning partners LH into centre to form a line
9-16 All Balance-in-Line, ½ turn partner LH, Balance-in-Line, ½ turn partner LH into prom hold
17-24 All dance clockwise promenade passing both opposite couple and next couple RSh back to original places facing partner
25-32 All ½ turn partner RH and dance ½ RH across with opposite couple, all turn partners RH to face next couple

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

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