Dance The Midnight Ferry 13622

Reel · 40 bars · 4 couples · Square   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Jessie Stuart
Intensity
8080 8484 8888 8888 8888 = 85% (1 turn), 85% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step

The Midnight Ferry 4S · R40

1–
1c dance NHJ to 3pl {3} and cast back to 1pl {3} while{6} 3c dance up outside {3} and NHJ to 3pl {3} | 1c+3c turn RH and W with M behind face 4M/2M
9–
1c+4M & 3c+2M RHA ; 1c+2W & 3C+4W LHA
17–
1c +4M+2W & 3c+2M+4W Rsh lead-change Reels3 across
25–
All set adv & take hands in circle | retire to places ; all c Petronella in tandem 1 place cclw | All set facing inwards
33–
Circle8 and back

The Midnight Ferry 4S · R40

1-8
1s dance down to 3rd place & cast back to places as 3s cast to top & dance down to places, 1s & 3s turn RH to face 4M/2M (Man following Lady)
9-16
1s dance RH across with 4M then LH across with 2L to end facing 4M (1M behind 1L) while 3s dance RH across with 2M & LH across with 4L to end facing 2M (3M behind 3L)
17-24
1s with 4M+2L & 3s with 2M+4L dance Alternating Tandem reels of 3 across all end in orig places
25-32
All set advancing to form circle & retire to places, all petronella turn to right moving on 1 place & set
33-40
All circle 8H round & back
NameDateOwnerLast changed
2016-07-27 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2016-07-27 Truus de Ceuster May 29, 2016, 7:50 a.m.
Castle Club with C Dewar 2016-11-12 Kate Kinnear Nov. 7, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
Geldermalsen White Heather 5 April 2014 2014-04-05 Eric Ferguson April 7, 2015, 11:49 a.m.
Malta Saturday September 19 2015 2015-09-19 Nameless Dancer Aug. 20, 2015, 9:58 a.m.
Abbeyview Party 2017-04-18 John McLean April 11, 2017, 11:23 p.m.

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