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PANDEMONIC! (R3x32) 3C set Victor Lehmann Pandemic Set Of Dances
No hands are given throughout this dance

1- 2 1s Petronella turn into centre
3- 4 1s set while 2s Petronella turn (2L between 1s)
5- 6 1s Petronella turn to opposite sides while 2s set while 3s Petronella turn (3L between 2s)
7- 8 1s set while 2s Petronella turn to opposite side while 3s set
9-10 1s pass LSh back to own side facing out while 2s set while 3s Petronella to opposite side
11-12 1s start casting into 3rd place while 2s cross up to top place facing in while 3s set
13-14 1s finish casting into 3rd place, 2s pass LSh to face out and 3s cross up to 2nd place facing in
15-16 1s set while 2s cast down to 2nd place facing in while 3s pass LSh to finish back to back in centre facing opposite sides (3M facing 2M and 3L facing 2L)
17-24 2s+3s dance a reel of 4 across the dance, to finish shoulder to shoulder facing down with Men on the left of their partner, 3s in the lead
25-32 2s+3s cross down below 1s, cast up and meet in centre to face up. 3s cast into 2nd place, 2s finish in 1st place facing in. 231

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

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