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Hogmanay Rebels

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HOGMANAY REBELS (R40) Round the Room Judith Kowalczik
Round the Room, 2 facing 2

1- 8 All advance (2) Retire (2) Couples facing clockwise dance between facing couple, turning them with nearer hands back to place
9-16 Couples facing clockwise join 2H and slip step between facing couple (4 bars) and slip step back to place
17-32 Repeat bars 1-16 with anticlockwise couples as dancing couple
33-40 All set, pass opposite person LSh to meet new couples and all circle 4H round to Left

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

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