Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Easter Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

EASTER REEL (R4x32) 4C set K Burke

1-16 All dance 4 couple R&L (as 3 couple R&L but with persons in 1st and 2nd Ladies' positions crossing LH with 3rd and 4th Men's positions)
17-24 1s and 4s cross RH, cast (2s and 3s step down/up) and dance ½ R&L in centre
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

Easter Reel
Easter Bunny Postcard, c. 1907

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