Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Upstairs Downstairs

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS (R4x32) 4C set Ian Brockbank
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1M and 4M cast in 1 place, set to each other and turn RH
9-16 1L and 4L repeat turning LH
17-24 2s+1s also 4s+3s dance RH across, 1s+4s dance LH across to end BtoB in centre facing corners (Men face Men)
25-32 1s and 4s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting (set to corners, set on sides, set to next corner and into centre facing partner) and petronella turn to place 24(1)(3)

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

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