Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Pink Triangle

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE PINK TRIANGLE (S3x32) 6 Couple Triangular Set Tim Bolton-Maggs Edinburgh 90th Anniv
Start positions:
   3L 3M 4L 4M
2M                 5L
  2L              5M
    1M         6L
       1L   6M

1- 8 1s+2s, 3s+4s, 5s+6s dance reels of 4 on sides of triangle
9-16 All set to partners, turn RH to face corner. Set to corner, turn LH, take promenade hold with partner (L on Right) 1s face 2s, 3s face 4s, 5s face 6s
17-24 All promenade 4 places, 1s+3s+5s clockwise, 2s+4s+6s anticlockwise passing couples by Right then Left. 365214
25-32 All circle 12H round and back

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

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