Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Once Upon A Time

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ONCE UPON A TIME (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Gaye Collin From Paper To Pearl

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across (4bars) finish facing on the sides. 1s+2s+3s dance ½ RSh reel of 3 on sides. 321
9-16 2s+1s dance LH across (4bars) finish facing on the sides. 3s+2s+1s dance ½ LSh reel of 3 on sides, 1s+2s finish facing on the sides
17-24 1L+2L and 1M+2M turn RH with polite turn. 1s+2s turn LH and finish in the middle for
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette

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

Once Upon A Time Painting Image
Once Upon A Time
"Fairy Tales" Jessie Willcox, (1863-1935), Proof Print, c. 1861-1897

Image Copyright Smith, Jessie Willcox, 1863-1935 (artist); L. Prang And Co. (publisher) (Flickr: Fairy Tales) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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