Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Through The Looking Glass

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Matt Billmers Northampton 20th Anniv

1- 8 1s cross down to dance mirror reels of 3 on opposite sides
9-16 1s cross down to dance mirror reels of 3 on own sides
17-24 1s dance down middle nearer hands joined (3 bars), rotate ½ way (1L dances round in front of 1M who pivots) to face up. 1s dance up (4 bars) to top place opposite sides facing out
25-28 1s turn 2s 1½ times (1M+2L RH, 1L+2M LH)
29-32 1s dance ½ Fig 8 round 3s

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



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