Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Two's Company - Three's A Crowd

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TWO'S COMPANY - THREE'S A CROWD (S3x32) 3C set H Sherman

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set and dance La Baratte:-
' 2-4 Men ½ turn opposite Lady RH and retains hand but at arm's length from each other
' 5-6 Men retrace steps with Lady turning right under Man's arm briefly into Allemande hold (Man behind Lady facing Lady's original place)
' and releasing Lady's RH she turns under Man's left arm until almost in original places
' 7-8 Couple change places LH to opposite places
9-16 1s+2s+3s Set&Link for 3 twice to end 321
17-20 3s+2s Set&Link
21-32 All dance 3 couple R&L. 231

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

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