Dance The Code Breaker 10944

Reel · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2413)

Devised by
John Drewry (2002)
Intensity
8642/8888/8448/8448 = 78% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Extra info
A dance to the memory ...

A dance to the memory of HUGH FOSS who worked at Bletchley with Alan Turing during the 1940's and helped in breaking the Enigma Code.

The initial movements in this dance are similar to those in Hugh's dance Caller Herrin'.

The Code Breaker 4/4L · R32

1-8
1s dance down round 4s, cast back to places & 1/2 turn 2H to face down while 2s stand for 2 bars & dance down round 4s & cast to place while 3s stand for 4 bars & dance down round 4s & cast to place while 4s stand for 6 bars & 1/2 turn 2H to face up [similar to »square set«]
9-16
All circle 8H round & back. Finish as at end of bar 8
17-24
1M+2L & 3M+4L turn LH 1.1/4 times while 1L+2M & 3L+4M turn RH 1.1/4 times [all now on sides 2 (1)(4) 3], 1s+4s dance 1/2 R&L to end 2 4 1 3
25-32
2s+4s also 1s+3s dance RH across, 4s+1s dance LH across

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
17 07 01 Goring 17 07 22 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-01 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
17 07 22 Moulsecoomb 2017-07-01 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11 p.m.
2 Ocy 2018 HSCDC 2018-10-02 Lesley Cashell Sept. 30, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
Milton Keynes RSCDS Ruby Jan Jones Feb. 27, 2019, 12:16 p.m.
18 10 06 Tunbridge Wells & Crowborough 2018-10-06 Chris Pratt July 16, 2018, 11:31 a.m.
Drewry Workshop Utrecht 2016-11-12 Truus de Ceuster Nov. 14, 2016, 9:19 p.m.
16 11 05 Sevenoaks Reel Club 2016-11-05 Chris Pratt Sept. 14, 2016, 9:25 p.m.
151214 The More Unusual Dance Club 2015-12-14 Peter Dixon Nov. 24, 2016, 5:02 p.m.
190318 The More Unusual Dance Club 2019-03-18 Peter Dixon Feb. 24, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
15 07 25 Brighton and Hove 2015-07-25 Chris Pratt April 26, 2015, 10:25 a.m.
150615 The More Unusual Dance Club 2015-06-15 Peter Dixon Nov. 24, 2016, 4:58 p.m.
15 10 03 Tunbridge Wells & Crowborough 2015-10-03 Maddy Coelho Sept. 25, 2015, 5:13 p.m.
19 07 06 Moulsecoomb 2019-07-06 Chris Pratt May 19, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
16 02 27 Brighton & Hove 2016-02-27 Chris Pratt Jan. 10, 2016, 6:27 p.m.

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