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A Reel Or Two For Sheila

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A REEL OR TWO FOR SHEILA (R4x40) 4C set Alex Imrie (2001) RSCDS Dunfermline 90th Anniversary Dances (1)

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance Inveran reels (6 bars), 1s pass RSh to face 1st corners as 2s dance up to 1st place
9-16 1s turn 1st corner RH, pass RSh; 1s+2nd corners dance ½ diagonal reel of 4. 1s pass RSh to face 3rd corner
17-24 1s turn 3rd corner RH, pass RSh; 1s+4th corners dance ½ diagonal reel of 4. 1s end in 2nd place own side
25-32 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 down round 3s, cross down and ½ turn 4s (Ladies RH, Men LH). 3s step up bars 29-30
33-40 All circle 8H round and back. 2341

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


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Alex Imrie devised this dance, A Reel Or Two For Sheila, For his wife, Sheila Imrie, as a 65th birthday surprise present.

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