Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Double Figures Of Eight Across Halfway

In Double figures of eight across halfway two Couples perform Figures of eight across halfway over the same path.

One Couple starts by Crossing Up and the other by Casting Down (or by Crossing Down and the other by Casting Up).


For example, here are some Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Double figures of eight across halfway, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions or both -
Deaconsbank
Double Dose
Glasgow 1990
Glayva
Go With The Rhythm
Inverugie Castle (Drewry)
Jewel In The Navel
Queen's View
Ski Tow

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