Dance The Hopeful Lovers 2983

Reel · 40 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Iain Boyd (1965)
Intensity
880/800/888/888/888 = 60% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Devised to celebrate the engagement ...

Devised to celebrate the engagement of Lorraine Farrand and Poul Nielsen.

The Hopeful Lovers 3/4L · R40

1--
1c+2c Circle4 and back (1,2,3)
9--
1c turn RH | cast (2c up) ; turn BH ½ (PdB) and swivel R to finish BtoB facing opp. side
17--
2c+1W & 1M+3c Reel3 across, Rsh to 1cnr, finish facing 2cnr (2,1x,3)
25--
Reels3 on opposite side, Lsh to 2cnr, finish BtoB facing opp. side
33--
Modified DTr: Set as in DTr | 1c move ¾ clw round P as corners set ; 2c+1M & 1W+3c set as in DTr | 1c move ¾ clw again as corners set (2,1,3)

The Hopeful Lovers 3/4L · R40

1-8
1s+2s circle 4H round & back
9-16
1s turn RH, cast (2s step up 11-12) & 1/2 turn 2H (PdeB), pull back RSh to end BtoB facing opposite sides
17-24
1s dance RSh reels of 3 across (Lady with 2s & Man with 3s), 1s pass LSh to face 2nd corners on sides
25-32
1s dance LSh reels of 3 on sides ending with 1s BtoB facing opposite sides
33-36
1s set (as Double Triangles) & dance round each other (PdeB) to end 1M facing up & 1L facing down while 2s+3s continue setting, ending facing down/up
37-40
Repeat bars 33-36, 1s end in 2nd place own side while 2s+3s continue setting, ending facing partners

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
2017-02-11 Valentijnsbal Delft 2017-02-11 Truus de Ceuster Jan. 13, 2017, 11:13 p.m.

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