Dance The Wishing Well 11772

Strathspey · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Minnie Bänninger
Intensity
77 88 80 88 = 84% (1 turn), 58% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Hands round - 4 (HR;4P;)
  • Poussette - standard (POUSS;PV;)
  • Note: Due to limitations in the underlying data, the relative order of formations in this list may be different from the order of formations in the actual dance.
Steps
  • Strathspey travel
Published in
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The Wishing Well 2/4L · S32

1–
1W+2M turn RH ¾ | turn P LH once, into diagonal line facing clw (1M+2W swivel L) ; Line rotates ¼ clw | 1M+2W (outers) dance on one place on sideline while{2} 1W+2M (inners) turn ½ RH to (2x,1x)
9–
All C turn ½ RH and twirl to (2,1) ; Circle4 L
17–
1c set | turn BH and face up ; dance up | cast to 2pl
25–
2c+1c Poussette

The Wishing Well 2/4L · S32

1-4
1L+2M 3/4 turn RH, turn partners LH once round, pull back LSh to face clockwise, join RH & nearer hand to partner - all in diagonal line
5-8
Line rotates clockwise 1 place, 1M+2L dance on 1 more place while 1L+2M continue turn to place opposite partner in order (2) (1)
9-16
2s+1s 1/2 turn partners RH, pull back RSh & all dance out to own sides. 2s+1s circle 4H round to left
17-24
1s set, turn 2H opening out to face up, dance up & cast to 2nd place
25-32
2s+1s dance Diamond Poussette

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Budapest Local Club 18.04.2013 2013-04-18 Zoltán Gräff April 18, 2013, 10:46 p.m.
Oldenburg 2017-05-31 2017-05-31 Judith Kowalczik May 28, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
New Haven Friends Meeting - May 23, 2016 2016-05-23 Peter Price May 23, 2016, 6:40 p.m.
141114 Lyon 2014-11-14 Hervé Raymond Nov. 13, 2014, 5:08 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 17.03.2016 - mini ball 2016-03-17 March 4, 2016, 8:04 p.m.
Xmas Party Gwen 2014-12-20 Meinhard Reiser Dec. 10, 2014, 4:36 p.m.
Hamburg Class 2016-12-15 2016-12-15 Dieter Lange Jan. 19, 2017, 4:14 p.m.
NewHavenHighlandBall - Ball Program 2017-03-04 Peter Price Jan. 16, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 10.06.2014 2014-06-10 Zoltán Gräff June 11, 2014, 12:14 p.m.
New York Branch Feb 16 2017 Charlotte Holton Feb. 13, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
New Haven Highland Ball & Brunch - 2017 2017-03-05 Peter Price Dec. 22, 2016, 5:09 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 11.04.2013 2013-04-11 Zoltán Gräff April 14, 2013, 7:51 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 19.02.2013 2013-02-19 Zoltán Gräff Feb. 19, 2013, 11:06 p.m.
Westchester - February 8, 2017 2017-02-08 Peter Price Feb. 2, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 03.09.2015 2015-09-03 Zoltán Gräff Aug. 11, 2015, 11:10 a.m.
Budapest Local Club 24.02.2015 2015-02-24 Zoltán Gräff Feb. 25, 2015, 1:40 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 27.10.2016 - mini ball 2016-10-27 lldikó Szakolczai Oct. 3, 2016, 10:02 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 21.03.2013 2013-03-21 Zoltán Gräff March 21, 2013, 9:46 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Classes 1/12/2017 2017-01-12 Ellen Sears Jan. 11, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
RSCDS SF Party - Nov 2016 2016-11-05 Rachel Pusey Sept. 5, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
16 10 16 Harrogate 2016-10-16 Chris Pratt Sept. 15, 2016, 6:02 p.m.
Saturday, Rienöslgassem 4, Vienna (Draft) 2015-10-17 Felix Hamelbeck Oct. 11, 2015, 3:02 p.m.
42nd Frankfurt Spring Ball 2010 2010-04-17 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 11, 2014, 4:23 p.m.
Budapest 2013 Welcome Dance – 26 April 2013-04-26 Anselm Lingnau Jan. 9, 2013, 1:54 a.m.
Burns Stuttgart 2015 2015-01-24 Meinhard Reiser Nov. 30, 2014, 2:46 p.m.
Trinity SCD Club Edinburgh 2016/05/07 2016-05-07 Daniel Hintermann May 1, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Saturday, 14.11.2015, Rienöslgasse 4, Vienna 2015-11-14 Felix Hamelbeck Nov. 11, 2015, 8:14 a.m.
Mountain View Monthly Party 2016 2016-12-03 Charlotte Greig June 2, 2017, 2:41 a.m.
Oldenburg 2013-04-06 Potter's Pairs Ball 2013-04-06 Sir Toby Jan. 29, 2014, 5:22 p.m.
RSCDS SF Party - Dec 2016 2016-12-03 Rachel Pusey Oct. 31, 2016, 7:05 p.m.
RSCDS SF Party - Oct 2016 2016-10-01 Rachel Pusey Sept. 5, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
Zürich St. Andrew's Night Ball 2013 Susanne Staub Nov. 24, 2013, 5:10 p.m.
SQP_BournemouthBall_20161210 2016-09-13 Roland Telle Sept. 14, 2016, 3:38 p.m.
Ball programme Thistle Club Eindhoven 13-10-2012 2012-10-13 Truus de Ceuster Sept. 12, 2012, 11:05 p.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday January 2nd 2017 Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2016, 3:25 p.m.
Pawling 2016 - Dances taught Sue Ronald May 27, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session 2, July 11th-16th, 2016 Sue Ronald Feb. 9, 2016, 9:46 p.m.
Summer School 2016 - Week 4 Social Skills Class 2016-08-07 Christine Grove Aug. 15, 2016, 12:42 p.m.

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