Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Boozle Plant

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BOOZLE PLANT (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Pam Perkins and Ann Gormon Big Birthday Book

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, lead down between 3s and cast up and turn LH to face 1st corners
9-20 Dance to Corners and Set (12 bars):
   Couple in middle change places with corners passing RSh, corners pass RSh in middle with a ¼ turn to right to face next corner while supporting corners set (2 bars). Repeat 5 more times to end with corners in diagonally opposite place and 1s meet again in middle and pass RSh (1L/1M face up/down)
21-24 1s dance LH across (Lady with 3s at top and Man with 2s) ending 2nd place opposite sides
25-32 All chase anticlockwise ½ way and circle 6H all the way round to left

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

Dance Notes

'Dance to each Corner and Set' is also known as Courage Reels.

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