Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Roller Coaster

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE ROLLER COASTER (J8x32) 3C (4C set) S McMillan Moving Collection

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place and dance ½ LSh reels of 3 across (Man with 2s and Lady with 3s)
9-16 1s dance ½ reel of 3 with other couple, cross RH and cast up to original places
17-24 1s+3s dance ½ R&L while 2s set and ½ turn to face down, 3s set while 1s dance up under 2s arch (2s down), 2s set while 1s dance up making an arch for 3s who dance down. 132
25-32 1s set while 3s dance down making an arch as 2s dance up, 3s set while 2s dance up making an arch as 1s dance down, all set and cross RH

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


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The roller coaster is a popular amusement ride developed for amusement parks and modern theme parks.
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