Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Piccadilly Circus

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PICCADILLY CIRCUS (R4x32) 4C set Wesley Clindinning Canada's Irish Rover

1-8 1s+2s dance RH across for 3 bars, LH across for 3 bars. 1s cast into 2nd place while 2s dance up and cast into 1st place. At the same time 3s+4s do the same beginning with LH across and 4s cast into 3rd place, 3s dance down and cast into 4th place. 2143
9-16 1s+4s face diagonally in and set, Petronella turn 1 place anti-clockwise, set and Petronella turn one more place. To finish 1s and 4s on opposite sides, 4s facing up, 1s facing down. 2(4)(1)3
17-20 4s turn 2s also 1s turn 3s (on sides) dancing between 2s/3s to start
21-24 4s and 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 around end couples
25-32 All dance 8H round to the left for 6 steps, pivot and chase back to places. 2413

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

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