Dance Broadway 13771

Strathspey · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 312)

Devised by
Chris Ronald (2003)
Intensity
800/866/866/888 = 75% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
I decided to give the ...

I decided to give the name Broadway to this dance, as this famous street cuts diagonally through much of New York City.

Music Any good strathspey. A suitable recording is ‘Miss Catherine Ann‘, A First Dram, Scottish Measure, track 3.

Broadway 3/3L · S32

1--
1c dance down | turn BH ; dance up and cast to 2pl (2c up) (2,1,3)
9--
S&Link3 into lines across ; Half Diag R&L to the L (in each line only the middle and RH persons dance)
17--
S&Link3 to sidelines; Half Diag R&L to the L (in each line only the middle and RH persons dance) (3x,1x,2x)
25--
All set | All turn P ½ and twirl to sideline | All set

Broadway 3/3L · S32

Original dance description placed here with the approval of the author

1-8
1st couple taking nearer hands dance down the centre for two bars, turn once round with both hands, dance up with nearer hands joined and cast to second place on own side. 2nd couple step up on bars 7 and 8.
9-12
2nd, 1st and 3rd couples set and link for three. Dancers finish in two lines across the set.
13-16
Half diagonal rights and lefts: 1st man and 2nd woman, and 3rd man and 1st woman, change on the diagonal to begin. Finish in lines across the set, women at the top facing down, men at the bottom facing up. 2nd couple are on men’s side, 3rd couple on women’s side, 1st couple in the middle.
17–20
Set and link for three.
21-24
Half diagonal rights and lefts: Again, 1st man and 2nd woman, and 3rd man and 1st woman, change on the diagonal to begin. All finish on opposite side, in order 3, 1, 2.
25-32
3rd, 1st and 2nd couples set, half turn and twirl* with partner, and set. Finish on own side in order 3,1,2.

Repeat from new places.

Note: The figure on bars 9 to 24 is not as difficult as it may seem at first glance. The dancers on the left hand end of the line in set and link for three are the dancers who stand still during half diagonal rights and lefts. The remaining dancers flow into half diagonal rights and lefts. To begin, they look diagonally to their left. (Rule: If there’s no-one diagonally to your left, don’t move!)

*Half turn and twirl:
Bars 1-2: Half turn with right hand and remain momentarily face-to-face in middle of set Bars 3-4: Pulling right shoulder back, dance out to place.

Broadway 3/3L · S32

1-8
1s dance down (2 bars) & turn 2H (2 bars), 1s dance up & cast to 2nd place
9-16
2s+1s+3s Set+Link for 3, 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L starting Diagonally left
17-24
All Set+Link for 3, 1s dance 1/2 Diag R&L starting Diagonally left. (3)(1)(2)
25-32
All set & 1/2 turn RH, face partner and pull back RSh, dance out to places & set. 3 1 2

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Eric Ferguson
Added on: Sept. 23, 2015, 4:19 p.m.
Quality: Informal/Social (RSCDS)

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Scotia - PPP - 2017-5-22 2017-05-22 Peter Price May 15, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015-08-31 2015-08-31 Cord Walter Aug. 31, 2015, 10:24 p.m.
Duddingston 09 February 2017 2017-02-09 John Watkins Feb. 4, 2017, 11:56 a.m.
171029 Chiswick Jerry & Danielle After Tea Programme to be taken from 2017-10-29 Jerry Reinstein Oct. 25, 2017, 5:22 p.m.
Praia da Rocha, Algarve - Dance Holiday - Day 1, Saturday 24 Febuary 2018 2018-02-27 Keith Rose Jan. 24, 2018, 6:58 p.m.
New Jersey experienced class Jan 5th 2016 Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2015, 9:07 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2017-01-30 2017-01-30 Cord Walter Jan. 31, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2017-01-23 2017-01-23 Cord Walter Jan. 23, 2017, 9:56 p.m.
CC 180922 2018-09-22 Sue Ronald Sept. 17, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015-06-08 2015-06-08 Cord Walter June 8, 2015, 11:43 p.m.
Paris 171009 2017-10-09 Jerry Reinstein Oct. 10, 2017, 12:43 a.m.
Headington 13 April 17 2017-04-13 Sandra McLevy April 10, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
ZA 2017-04-17 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2017-04-17 Heather Hodgson April 18, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
FSCDC 13 October 2015 2015-10-13 Anselm Lingnau April 29, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Bonn Spring Social, 22 March 2014 2014-03-22 Anselm Lingnau Nov. 4, 2014, 2:13 p.m.
Chiswick - 20 May 2018 Club Night 2018-05-20 James Wilson April 9, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
HHK 2018-03-20 Chris Ronald March 18, 2018, 1:25 a.m.
Heidelberg Ball 2015-10-31 2015-10-31 Angelika Schmidkonz Oct. 11, 2015, 6:56 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 25 October 2016 2016-10-25 Andrew Locke Oct. 24, 2016, 6:23 p.m.
New York Branch dance selection - choose up to 10 2018-08-13 Sue Ronald Aug. 13, 2018, 3:47 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
17.10.26 *practice list 2017-10-26 Evelyn Norman Oct. 26, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
Leicester RSCDS Thur Social 23 Feb 2017 2017-02-23 Margaret Spence Feb. 17, 2017, 6:37 p.m.
ZA 2017-04-10 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2017-04-10 Heather Hodgson April 12, 2017, 7:11 a.m.
Moulsecoomb Hall January 2018 Sarah B. Dec. 26, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
New New York Dance List - 18-19 Strathspeys 2018-02-12 Peter Price Feb. 12, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
18 01 13 SASS Moulsecoomb 2018-01-13 Chris Pratt Sept. 24, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
17 04 01 Ashdown 2017-04-01 Chris Pratt Jan. 23, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
Swilcan Summer Ball 2018 2018-05-26 Margaret Lambourne April 11, 2018, 11:51 p.m.
18 07 15 Mid Sussex 2018-07-15 Chris Pratt July 15, 2018, 11:44 a.m.
ZA 2017-04-03 Tartan Day Dance Class 2017-04-03 Heather Hodgson April 3, 2017, 1:24 p.m.
Scotia Dancers PARTY with Live Music September 11th 2017 2017-09-11 Sue Ronald Aug. 19, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Newark St Andrews Day Charity Social 29 Nov 2016 2016-11-29 John Aitken Nov. 23, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
Chiswick - 28 January 2018 Burns Night Dance 2018-01-28 James Wilson Jan. 11, 2018, 1:29 p.m.
17-05-12 Kilmorack Spring Rally (Phipps Hall Beauly) 2017-05-12 Truus de Ceuster March 19, 2017, 2:14 a.m.
17 01 14 SASS Moulsecoomb 2017-01-14 Chris Pratt Nov. 20, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
Darlington Scottish Country Dancers Christmas Social 2017-12-18 Louise Macdougall Dec. 7, 2017, 12:04 p.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-02 Andrew Locke Oct. 21, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Abbeyview Christmas Party - 11 Dec 18 2018-12-11 Bill Austin Nov. 7, 2018, 10 p.m.
The Sunday Class in Tynemouth 20th September 2018 2018-09-20 Amanda Peart July 21, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
Salem Advance Dance draft Charles Liu Aug. 28, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
New Haven Summer Dance - August 23 2016-08-23 Peter Price Aug. 22, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
17 09 16 Ashdown 2017-09-16 Chris Pratt June 16, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
FSCDC Class 5 June 2018 2018-06-05 Anselm Lingnau June 12, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Chiswick - 21 October 2018 (orig) 2018-10-21 James Wilson Oct. 24, 2018, 10:06 a.m.
Chiswick - 29 October 2017 2017-10-29 James Wilson Oct. 30, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
Scotia - 15 May 2017 2017-05-15 Peter Price May 12, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Chiswick - 21 October 2018 2018-10-21 James Wilson Oct. 24, 2018, 10:11 a.m.
18-11-10 Bridge of Allan 2018-11-10 Kate Kinnear Nov. 10, 2018, 11:58 a.m.
Sunday Class 30 march 2014 2014-03-30 Eric Ferguson March 3, 2014, 1:02 p.m.
Scotia 150720 Sue Ronald July 20, 2015, 11:04 p.m.
New Haven Summer Dance - August 16 2016-08-16 Peter Price Aug. 14, 2016, 4:31 p.m.
Scotia opening party 2018-09-10 Deborah Leary Sept. 3, 2018, 12:46 a.m.
ZA 2017 Heather's Core dances for teaching Heather Hodgson March 23, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
180808 w4 Wednesday - Carnoustie SCD Club - Summer Dance - Beach Hall 2018-08-08 Martina Mueller-Franz May 8, 2018, 4:13 p.m.
Chiswick - 19 November 2017 2017-11-19 James Wilson Nov. 20, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
18 07 14 Brighton and Hove at Moulsecoomb 2018-07-14 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Chiswick - 13 May 2018 2018-05-13 James Wilson May 14, 2018, 12:24 a.m.
180216 Blairgowrie with Marian Anderson 2018-02-16 Kate Kinnear Jan. 18, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
Blairgowrie 2018-02-16 Regina Freinbichler Feb. 13, 2018, 11:21 a.m.
Summer Dance 2 June 2018 Virginia Colenbrander March 16, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
6. SCD Weekend Chemnitz, Welcome Dance, 4.11.2016 2016-11-04 Thomas Groß Oct. 12, 2016, 10:01 p.m.
Scotia Social May 12th - at Pearl Studios, 4th floor, 500 Eighth Avenue, 7:30PM Sue Ronald May 5, 2014, 9:07 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch October 13th 2016 Sue Ronald Oct. 11, 2016, 6:56 p.m.
ZA 2017-07-10 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2016-07-18 Heather Hodgson July 9, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
New York Branch 2018-05-03 Chris Ronald May 1, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Scotia Feb 15th, 2016 Sue Ronald Feb. 13, 2016, 6:18 p.m.
Chiswick - 7 January 2018 Jacmel Dent Jan. 8, 2018, 2:25 p.m.
Scotia Dancers November 20th, 2017 Nameless Dancer Nov. 18, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
TSC Sorrento Week 1 2017-03-10 (Friday) 2017-03-10 Amanda Peart Jan. 5, 2017, 1:08 p.m.
Scotia Nov 20 2017-11-20 Charlotte Holton Nov. 18, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Chiswick - 7 January 2018 2018-01-07 James Wilson Jan. 8, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Ho-Ho-Kus SCD class December 6th 2016 Sue Ronald Dec. 1, 2016, 12:40 a.m.
TSC in Evora 13th March 2018 2018-03-13 Amanda Peart Nov. 23, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Tavira Prog 4 2017-05-09 John McLean April 17, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
Scotia October 9 2017 2017-10-09 Charlotte Holton Oct. 7, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
ZA 2017-05-29 Dancing with Grace and Vision 2017-05-29 Heather Hodgson April 12, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Chiswick - 13 May 2018 (orig) 2018-05-13 James Wilson May 14, 2018, 12:22 a.m.
RSCDS Paris Branch - Bal du 16 juin 2018 2018-06-16 Rémi Lacroix April 30, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
NY branch experienced 12 Oct 2017 2017-10-12 Deborah Leary Oct. 11, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Dunfermline Picnic charity dance 2017-06-21 John McLean June 1, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday October 3rd 2016 Sue Ronald Oct. 1, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
The Sunday Class St Andrew's Dance 2016-11-27 2016-11-27 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
TSC in Madeira (Band Week) 27-02-19 2019-02-27 Amanda Peart Nov. 9, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Chiswick - 19 November 2017 (orig) 2017-11-19 James Wilson Nov. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
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Orange County 2013 Christmas Ball Ward Fleri Oct. 25, 2013, 5:26 p.m.
Craigiebuckler - St. Andrews Celebration - Saturday 25th November 2017-11-25 Brian Anderson Nov. 9, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Scotia Dancers Monday August 14th 2017 with LIVE MUSIC Sue Ronald Aug. 10, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Scotia Party 2018-08-27 Chris Ronald Aug. 6, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Social - Weds 6 June 2018-06-06 Christine Grove May 9, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Chiswick ~ 171029 Social Dance (orig) 2017-10-29 James Wilson Oct. 30, 2017, 8:29 a.m.
Chiswick - 17 December 2017 Kilts & Posh Frocks 2017-12-17 James Wilson Nov. 6, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
16 11 27 Sunday Class 2016-11-27 Chris Pratt Sept. 2, 2016, 9:22 p.m.
Aberdour CDC Dec 2017 2017-12-13 Jim Armstrong Dec. 7, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Scotia 28 September 2015 2015-09-28 Deborah Leary Sept. 25, 2015, 7:34 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch J. C. Ball and Brunch 2013 Sue Ronald Sept. 28, 2013, 5:50 p.m.
LA & Orange County Branches Burns Ball 2014 Ward Fleri Jan. 4, 2014, 1:17 a.m.
Blairgowrie 27 Oct 2018 2018-10-27 William Legge Oct. 4, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
Lucy Clark Christmas Dance - Saturday 8 December 2018 2018-12-08 Jan Collings Oct. 31, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
16-03-2018 Bamburgh & Seahouses Class Dance, Reston Hall 2018-03-16 Dave Smith Feb. 3, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
2017-18 list suggestions Sue Ronald Dec. 28, 2016, 3:12 a.m.
18 01 27 Brighton & Hove Burns 2018-01-27 Chris Pratt Dec. 20, 2017, 7:58 p.m.
17 07 29 Goring 2017-06-24 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
17 06 24 Moulescoomb 17 07 29 Goring 2017-06-24 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
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Chiswick - 7 January 2018 (orig) 2018-01-07 James Wilson Jan. 8, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
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NY Dance List 2018-2019 (combined) 2018-01-01 Peter Price May 2, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch J. C. Ball and Brunch 2013 Sue Ronald Sept. 28, 2013, 5:50 p.m.
2013-14 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald June 19, 2013, 5:40 p.m.
2017-2018 New York Branch Dance List Sue Ronald Jan. 12, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 3 Paare Cord Walter March 9, 2015, 10:44 p.m.
Pinewoods Scottish Session 2, July 11th-16th, 2016 Sue Ronald Feb. 9, 2016, 9:46 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015 2015-01-05 Cord Walter April 19, 2015, 5:28 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2017 2017-01-01 Cord Walter Jan. 31, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Chemnitz_Friday SCD Chemnitz Feb. 6, 2018, 6:27 p.m.

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