Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Jiggery Pokery

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

JIGGERY POKERY (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Barbour Repeat Prescription

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across; 1s cast 1 place (2s dance up to top) and 1s ¾ turn RH to end Lady between 2s and Man between 3s
9-16 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across giving RSh to 4th corner into ½ reels of 3 on sides to end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s dance ½ RSh reels of 4 with 1st corners and ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners to end 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance Grand Chain

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

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