Dance Miss Nancy Frowns 4562

Also known as “Miss Nanny frowns” (unofficial).

Jig · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Thompson (18C) (1751)
Intensity
880 800 888 844 = 66% (1 turn), 50% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Hands across - 4 (HX;4P;)
  • Reel of three - across (REEL;ACROSS;R3;)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
  • 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
  • Skip-Change
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
Former RSCDS Archivist Marilyn Healy ...

Former RSCDS Archivist Marilyn Healy writes:

Miss Nancy - frowns or Frowns? The source is Thompson’s Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite CD c.1755 (there is a copy in the archive) and it clearly shows ‘Miss Nancy frowns’ i.e. it’s not her surname!

Miss Nancy Frowns 3/4L · J32

1–
1c+2c set twice to P ; set twice up/down
9–
1c lead down, cross below 2c, cast off round 3c, lead to top, cross and cast to 2pl (2c up) (2,1,3)
17–
2c+1W & 1M+3c Reels3 across (Lsh to 1cnr) (2,1,3)
25–
1c+3c RHA ; 2c+1c LHA

Miss Nancy Frowns 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s+2s set twice, turn to face 2s on sides & set twice
9-16
1s cross below 2s, cast down behind 3s, lead up to top, cross & cast to 2nd place own sides
17-24
1s dance reels of 3 across passing 1st corner LSh
25-32
1s+3s dance RH across, 2s+1s dance LH across

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Ross on Wye 2014 Sunday Riekje O. March 31, 2014, 10:31 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Spring Ball 1989 1989-03-04 Andy Peterson Jan. 8, 2018, 3:15 a.m.
FSCDC 29 September 2015 2015-09-29 Anselm Lingnau March 1, 2016, 2:15 a.m.
15 10 21 Mervyn Wednesday Chris Pratt Sept. 20, 2015, 1:13 p.m.
16 10 14 Harrogate 2016-10-14 Chris Pratt Sept. 15, 2016, 3:07 p.m.
170720 w1 Thursday – St A. – Younger Hall 2017-07-20 Martina Mueller-Franz May 12, 2017, 12:07 p.m.
170720 w1 Thursday – St A. – Common Room 2017-07-20 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
Birmingham Day School 2015 - Basic technique class 2015-03-07 Amelia Luzzi Feb. 16, 2015, 4:27 p.m.
Summer school 2012 week 4 Truus de Ceuster Sept. 12, 2012, 10:43 p.m.

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