Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Ski 'N' Do

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SKI 'N' DO (J32) Round the Room Alex Gray Scandinavian Dance Book 1
Round the Room Dance 2 facing 2

1- 8 Ladies dance Fig of 8 round opposite Man and partner (RSh round opposite Man, LSh round partner. Ladies pass LSh in middle)
9-16 Men repeat (LSh round opposite Lady, RSh round partner. Men pass RSh in middle)
17-24 All turn opposite dancer RH, turn partner LH
25-28 All set advancing to opposite dancer and ½ turn them RH to finish in prom hold with new partner, facing Men's starting place (Men shoulder to shoulder)
29-32 Couples dance round each other and dance on in direction Men originally facing to meet next couple

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

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