Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Circassian Circle

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CIRCASSIAN CIRCLE (R32) Round The Room RSCDS Book 1
Round the room dance, 2 facing 2

1- 8 All dance R&L
9-16 All set to partner twice and turn 2H
17-24 All dance Ladies' Chain
25-32 All dance Poussette to change places and progress to face next couple

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Circle Dancing Painting Image
"Circle Dancing" Franz Stuck (1863-1928), Tempera On Wood, c. 1910


Image Copyright Franz Stuck [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.
Additional search terms: Ceilidh Dance, Cercassian, Sircassian.

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