Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Florida Crackers

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FLORIDA CRACKERS (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Livia Kohn Suncoast Collection

1- 4 1s+2s+3s set and ½ turn 2H, 1s+3s retain nearer hands. 1s face down, 3s face up, 2s face out opposite sides
5- 8 1s+2s+3s dance ½ Reflection reels (1s down and in), 1s curve in to end BtoB facing opposite sides, 2s dance 'loop' to 3rd place. (3)(1)(2)
9-16 Petronella Double Triangles:
 1s dance normal double triangles but corners petronella 1 place anticlockwise as 1s pivot round. 213
17-24 1s dance Corners Pass and DoSiDo (rather than turn):
 as corners pass and turn, but corners dance DoSiDo instead of turning, 1s pass RSh to finish in 2nd place own side
25-32 All circle 6H round and back

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

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