Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Ballylesson's Ruby Celebrations

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

BALLYLESSON'S RUBY CELEBRATIONS (J5x32) 5C set Lucy Mulholland 2018

1- 4 1s+3s set advancing into line up/down centre, ½ turn partner RH moving down 1 place to end Men facing up, Ladies facing down in centre (2s and 4s step up bars 3-4)
5- 8 1s+3s dance ½ reel of 4 to end in centre, 3M with 3L following facing up, 1L with 1M following facing down
9-16 3s+2s also 1s+5s dance tandem reels of 3 across. 3s and 1s end in centre, 3M with partner on Right facing down, 1M with partner on Left facing up
17-24 3s+4s+1s circle 6H round and back
25-28 3s+1s set, change places RH with person opposite, 1s face Ladies' side, 3s face Men's side
29-32 1M followed by 1L casts 1 place to Right to 3rd place own side, while 3L followed by 3M casts 1 place to Left to 5th place (4s and 5s step up 31-32) 24153

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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