Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Pudsey's Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Pudsey's Reel (R4x32) 4C set Sue Petyt

1-4 All four couples join hands on the side and advance for two skip change steps and retire for two skip change steps
5-8 All four couples turn partners with the right hand all the way round for four skip change steps finishing back on the sidelines
9-12 All four couples join hands on the side and advance for two skip change steps and retire for two skip change steps
13-16 All four couples turn partners with the left hand all the way round finishing back on the sidelines
17-24 First couple cast to fourth place with four skip change steps. Second, third and fourth couple step up on 19 and 20. First couple turn each other with the right hand all the way round for four skip change steps
24-32 All four couples circle round to the left with eight slip steps and back to the right with eight slip steps
Repeat with a new top couple

(Dance Crib compiled by the deviser, Sue Petyt, 2009)


Dance Information

Written for the "Dance Scottish for Pudsey" event held at DG One in Dumfries in October 2010.

Dance Information by the deviser, Sue Petyt.

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