Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Green Man

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE GREEN MAN (R8x24) 3C (4C set) Barry Skelton Celtic Book

1- 8 1s+3s set advancing and Balance-in-Line (Man above Lady); 1s+3s dance ½ RSh reel of 4 up/down centre (RSh to partner). End in line up/down centre, Lady above Man all facing own side
9-16 All Balance-in-Line and dance out to own side 3 2 1; 3s+2s dance ½ RH across, retain partner's hand and cross to own side. 231
17-24 1s cross RH and cast up to 2nd place opposite side (3s step down 19-20); 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 (1L up round 2s, 1M down round 3s). 213

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

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