Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Look No Hands

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

Look No Hands (S3x32) (3C set) Susan M Johnston

1-4 1C set, cast down 1 place.
5-8 1C cross RSh, dance out to right, while 2C and 3C set, cross RSh. All finish facing up/down.
9-12 1C swap RSh up/down, dance out to right, finishing in 2nd place on wrong sides, while 2C and 3C set, swap RSh. All finish on wrong sides facing clockwise.
13-16 All chase clockwise halfway.
17-28 Repeat bars 5-16, but all using LSh throughout and chasing anticlockwise.
29-32 1C set, cast to 3rd place.

Finish 2, 3, 1. Repeat with new top couple.

(Dance crib compiled by the deviser, Susan M Johnston, Tadley Scottish Dancers, August 2020)


Dance Information

Devised during the Covid19 pandemic, this dance involves no touching of hands to help with social distancing.

Dance information by the deviser, Susan M Johnston, CC BY-SA Jan 2016.
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