Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Mirror, Mirror

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Mirror, Mirror by Sue McKinnell 5X32 Reel for 5C Set Dance

1-4 1C, 2C, 3C ½ mirror reels of 3 on sides, 1C dancing in and down to start.
5-8 1C turn RH once round WHILE 3W and 2W turn LH 1½ WHILE 3M and 2M turn RH 1½.
9-16 1C, 4C, 5C crossover mirror reels of 3, 1C crossing down to 4th place to start.
17-24 2C, 3C, 1C crossover mirror reels of 3, 1C crossing up to 2nd place to start.
25-28 1C turn RH once round WHILE 4W and 5W turn RH 1½ WHILE 4M and 5M turn LH 1½.
29-32 1C, 5C, 4C ½ mirror reels of 3 on sides, 1C dancing in and down to start. Ending order is 2, 3, 4, 5, 1.
Repeat 5 times.

(Dance Crib compiled by the deviser, Sue McKinnell, May 2006)


Dance Notes

Suggested music is 5x32 Reels from Gang on the Same Gate by Green Ginger.

(Dance Notes by the deviser, Sue McKinnell)


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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