Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

After The Ball

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

AFTER THE BALL (S48) Sq.Set Shirley Johnstone Hunter Valley Book

1- 4 All Ladies cast round partner and dance into centre as Men dance to right ½ way
5- 8 Ladies dance RH across ¾ way and turn facing Man 2H and end facing partner (on corner)
9-16 All set to partners twice, turn partners 1¾ and face anticlockwise
17-24 All Promenade to original places, all joining hands in circle advance to centre and turning inwards dance out to original places
25-48 Repeat bars 1-24 with Men casting into LH across and Ladies dancing ½ way round clockwise etc.

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

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