Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Licence To Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LICENCE TO REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Uta Haselkamp

1- 8 1s cross, cast (2s step up); 1s dance down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place
9-16 1M+2s and 1L+3s dance reels of 3 across (1M+2M and 1L+3L pass LSh to start). 1s end 2nd place opposite sides
17-20 2M+3M dance RSh round 2L back to place while 2L+3L dance RSh round 1M back to place
21-24 1s dance RSh round partner back to place while 2s+3s chase clockwise ½ round. (3)(1)(2)
25-32 2s+3s dance path of Set&Link to change ends while 1s cross RH, cast to right, cross RH up/down and cast to right to 2nd place own side. 213

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Instruction Videos

Licence To Reel - Scottish Country Dancing Instruction Video

Back to the top of this Scottish Country Dancing Instructions 'Licence To Reel' page