Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Three's The Charm

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THREE'S THE CHARM (J3x32) 3 persons in a line Martha Morrison Veranth Let's All Dance

1- 8 Centre person dances Fig of 8, begin by passing end person on right RSh
9-16 Reel of 3, centre person passes end person on right RSh
17-24 Centre person turns end person on right RH then turns person on left ½ LH
25-28 End persons change sides, person on right dancing in front of new centre person, and end person on left behind
29-32 End persons Adv&Ret (towards/away from centre place) while centre person Ret&Adv (up/down)

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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