The Unicef Circle
Scottish Country Dance InstructionTHE UNICEF CIRCLE (R88) Sq.Set Roy Goldring Unicef Circle
1- 8 1M+3M turn RH and chase clockwise ½ way round outside to opposite places
9-16 1L+3L turn LH and chase anticlockwise ½ way round outside to opposite places
17-32 2s+4s repeat bars 1- 16
33-40 1s+3s in prom hold advance and retire and promenade ½ way round and end facing 3s/1s
41-48 1s+3s dance RH across and LH back to end in original places
49-64 2s+4s repeat bars 33-48
65-72 All Men dance in front of partner, behind next Lady, in front of next Lady and behind next Lady back to places
73-80 All Ladies repeat dancing in front of partner to start
81-88 All circle 8H round and back
(MINICRIB. Dance crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams
Dance InformationThe United Nations Children's Fund is a United Nations programme headquartered in New York City, created in 1946, that provides humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
"Children Dancing In A Ring" Hans Thoma (1839-1924), Oil On Canvas, c. 1872
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