Scottish Country Dance Instruction
(M-(S32+R32)) 4C set Elizabeth Lee Barnes Kaleidoscope and other Dances
1- 8 2s and 4s cast up 1 place while 1s and 3s petronella turn into middle and all set, all petronella turn (1s and 3s onto sides and 2s and 4s into middle M)
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance reels of 4 across (2s and 4s pass partner LSh to give RSh to sides)
17-24 2M+4L turn LH 1½ times while others chase anticlockwise ½ way, 4s+3s also 2s+1s dance LH across
25-32 All set and 3s+1s set while 4L+2L turn left about to face down as partners dance down to join nearer hands and 4s+2s dance down, 2s cast up to top and 4s to 3rd place. 2341
Repeat in Reel time
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
A kaleidoscope is a cylinder with mirrors containing loose, colored objects such as beads or pebbles and bits of glass. As the viewer looks into one end, light entering the other creates a colorful pattern, due to the reflection off of the internal mirrors.
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