Dance The Celtic Cross 1128

See also: Celtic Cross (6S, Priddey: 4 SCD), Celtic Cross (4/4L, Mitchell: Heston Thurs/Friday), The Celtic Cross (4/4L, Arrowsmith: Doune)

Reel · 48 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: ChangePtnr)

Devised by
Derek Haynes (1991)
Intensity
8888 8888 8080 0808 8888 8888 = 83% (1 turn), 83% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
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The Celtic Cross 4S · R48

1–
All W RHA while{4} all M dance cclw half round ; W keep RHJ and give LH to new M, All set | all turn LH ½ to put M in middle
9–
All M RHA while{4} all W dance cclw half round ; M keep RHJ and give LH to P, all set | turn LH ¼ to new places (3,4,1,2)
17–
1c+3c A&R ; ½ R&L to places
25–
2c+4c repeat
33–
All set to P | turn RH to face cnrs ; set to and turn cnr RH to promhold, M inside
41–
All Promenade cclw, M finish in own places, with the cnr as new P

Repeat 3 times, each time with a new partner

The Celtic Cross 4S · R48

1-8
All Ladies dance RH across once round as Men dance anticlockwise 1/2 way, Ladies give LH to opp Man, set & 1/2 turn Men into centre
9-16
Men dance RH across once round as Ladies dance anticlockwise 1/2 way, Men give LH to partners, set & 1/2 turn partners
17-24
1s+3s Adv+Ret 2 steps & dance 1/2 R&L End in original places
25-32
2s+4s Adv+Ret 2 steps & dance 1/2 R&L End in original places
33-40
All set to partners & turn RH, set to corners & turn corner RH into prom hold facing anticlockwise
41-48
Men Promenade their corners round anticlockwise & bring corners across in front of them to repeat dance with new partner on right

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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: Aug. 16, 2013, 9:32 p.m.
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Ward Fleri
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Murrough Landon
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NameDateOwnerLast changed
170313 Nürnberg 2017-03-13 Annette Lotz July 23, 2017, 10:48 a.m.
ZA 2017-03-06 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2017-02-27 Heather Hodgson March 6, 2017, 11:49 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 05.10.2017 2017-10-03 Zoltán Gräff Oct. 3, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
170321 Nürnberg WS Advanced 2017-03-21 Annette Lotz July 23, 2017, 10:49 a.m.
Duddingston 09 March 2017 2017-03-09 John Watkins March 5, 2017, 3:03 p.m.
170327 Nürnberg 2017-03-27 Annette Lotz July 23, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
LA 2019 Halloween Dance 2019-10-26 Ward Fleri Aug. 24, 2019, 5:46 p.m.
A&P social 2019 2019-03-16 Holly Boyd March 13, 2019, 3:37 p.m.
Bedford SDG Demonstration Dances 2016 Keith Rose June 7, 2016, 12:45 a.m.
17-03-04 Roosendaal 2017-03-04 Truus de Ceuster Jan. 30, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
ZA 2017-02-27 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2017-02-27 Heather Hodgson March 3, 2017, 10:56 a.m.
Berkhamsted Strathspey and Reel Club Carnforth Dance 2019-11-16 Andrew Brown Oct. 2, 2019, 12:23 a.m.
Glenmoriston Rally Practice - Kilmorack Hall 2019-03-24 Peter Jamieson March 13, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
20171014 - Budapest Party ideas 2017-10-14 Zsofia Jozsef Oct. 11, 2017, 9:07 a.m.
Los Angeles Branch Halloween Dance 2018 2018-10-27 Ward Fleri Sept. 24, 2018, 3:27 a.m.
Van Isle Social Feb 10 Gordon Robinson Jan. 20, 2012, 2:06 p.m.
Los Angeles Branch 2017 St. Andrew's Ball 2017-11-25 Ward Fleri Sept. 28, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
Los Angeles Hogmanay Party 2019 2018-12-31 Ward Fleri Oct. 10, 2019, 12:20 a.m.
San Gabriel Valley Supper Dance, 17 February 2018 2018-02-17 Eric Ferguson Feb. 11, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Spring Dance Montreal 2017 2017-03-11 Holly Boyd Jan. 1, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
Eastbourne and Grange-over-Sands 2013 Truus de Ceuster Nov. 3, 2013, 9:44 p.m.
Bedford SDG 2013-05-18 Annual Ball 2013-05-18 Keith Rose Dec. 31, 2012, 2:33 p.m.
Glenmoriston Dancers 20th Anniversary Rally 2019-04-06 Peter Jamieson March 9, 2019, 8:27 p.m.

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