Dance Crossing the Line 8165

See also: Crossing the Line (4/4L, Skelton: Dolphin)

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: Other)

Devised by
John Drewry (1996)
Intensity
888 880 800 888 = 75% (1 turn), 75% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in

Crossing the Line 3/3L · R32

1–
1c cross down into Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides with 2c+3c, 1c finish in promhold facing down between 2c in 1pl
9–
1c+2M+2W Reel3 across (Rsh to 2M) (at end 1c start downwards)
17–
1c (promhold) dance between 3c, cross LH and cast up to 2pl ; turn RH and face out (see note)
25–
2c & 3c petronella {8} while 1c casts R (1M up, 1W down) | cross between setting end couples ; cast to 2plx | set (all together) (2x,1x,3x)

the set is now inverted ; repeat using the bottom (3c) as new top. In 6 times through each couple dances once as 1c from »each hemisphere«.
Note: On[24], some dancing couples choose to face in after the RH turn and then cast into the next figure.

Crossing the Line 3/3L · R32

Northern Hemisphere

1-8
1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides
9-16
1s (on opp sides) in prom hold dance a reel of 3 across with 2s giving RSh to 2nd Man
17-24
1s (on opp sides) dance down to bottom crossing & cast up to 2nd place, 1s turn RH (1s end facing out on own side)
25-32
1s cast right as 2s & 3s petronella turn into centre & 1s dance thru 2s/3s as they set, 1s cast to 2nd place as 2s & 3s petronella turn to opposite sides & all set. End 2 1 3 all on opposite sides

Southern Hemisphere

Repeat having crossed the Line into the Southern Hemisphere. New 1st couple are at the other end of the set reversing after each 32 bars

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Anselm Lingnau
Added on: July 8, 2014, 12:01 a.m.
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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: Dec. 8, 2015, 5:39 p.m.
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Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015-02-09 2015-02-09 Cord Walter Feb. 23, 2015, 11:04 p.m.
Münster 23.02.2017 2017-02-23 Anika Rost Feb. 23, 2017, 11:19 p.m.
Leeds Scottish Country Dance Club 31 October 2015 2015-10-31 Irene Dracup Oct. 20, 2015, 8:47 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 27.05.2014 2014-05-27 Zoltán Gräff May 28, 2014, 11:21 a.m.
Advanced Class Oct 2015 Ruth Clarke Sept. 17, 2015, 3:28 p.m.
Leeds Scottish Country Dance Club 31 October 2014 2015-10-31 Irene Dracup Oct. 20, 2015, 8:46 p.m.
JaveaSCD-2015-03-18 2015-03-18 Roy Birkinshaw March 16, 2015, 1:34 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014-10-20 2014-10-20 Cord Walter Nov. 16, 2014, 10:07 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 04.02.2016 2016-02-04 Zsofia Jozsef Feb. 4, 2016, 10:48 p.m.
SCD Nürnberg (2016-07-25) 2016-07-25 Roland Ritthaler July 29, 2016, 9:27 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015-09-21 2015-09-21 Cord Walter Sept. 28, 2015, 11:51 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014-06-16 2014-06-16 Cord Walter June 30, 2014, 10:35 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 22.05.2014 2014-05-22 Zoltán Gräff May 23, 2014, 8:17 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015-10-12 2015-10-12 Cord Walter Oct. 12, 2015, 10:05 p.m.
17 02 11 Cuckfield 2017-02-11 Chris Pratt Dec. 11, 2016, 8:31 p.m.
14 11 15 Brighton RSCDS 2014-11-15 Chris Pratt Sept. 23, 2014, 6:49 p.m.
East Midlands Cyprus Holiday - Day 4 - Thu 16 Feb 2017 2017-02-16 Keith Rose Nov. 12, 2016, 11:26 a.m.
15 02 07 Eastbourne 2015-02-07 Chris Pratt Dec. 18, 2014, 6:20 p.m.
16 07 30 Goring 2016-07-30 Chris Pratt April 16, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
16 07 09 Goring 2016-07-09 Chris Pratt April 16, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
SF Hildesheim 3 Paare Cord Walter March 9, 2015, 10:44 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance 18th March 2017 2017-03-18 Janet Brayson Jan. 29, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
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Mèaudre Saturday 2016-05-28 Petula Allen May 23, 2016, 10:43 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2016-01-25 2016-01-25 Cord Walter Jan. 25, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
2016-07-20 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2016-07-20 Truus de Ceuster May 22, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
GASP - APR 29 2016 2016-04-29 John Bottriell Feb. 26, 2016, 4:10 p.m.
Swarthmore Class 2017-04-18 2017-04-18 April 18, 2017, 4:12 a.m.
Dayschool The Hague 11 October 2015 2015-10-11 Edwin Werner Oct. 12, 2015, 5:20 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2014 Cord Walter Sept. 22, 2014, 10:27 p.m.
47th Frankfurt Spring Ball 2015 2015-04-18 Anselm Lingnau Dec. 19, 2014, 10:36 p.m.
Oxford & Cambridge Highland Ball 2018 2017-10-03 Oct. 13, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
FSCDC 2 July 2013 2013-07-02 Anselm Lingnau July 2, 2013, 10:29 p.m.
Scotia - 1 December 2014 2014-12-01 Peter Price Nov. 30, 2014, 7:40 p.m.
15 06 27 Brighton and Hove 2015-06-27 Chris Pratt April 26, 2015, 10:06 p.m.
15 09 12 Brighton and Hove 2015-09-12 Chris Pratt April 26, 2015, 10:22 p.m.
DansdagDenHaag2015-10-11 2015-10-11 Eric Ferguson Oct. 12, 2015, 9:07 a.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2016 2016-01-01 Cord Walter Aug. 17, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
20160220 - Glasgow University Ball 2016-02-20 Zsofia Jozsef Feb. 7, 2016, 10:21 p.m.
16 05 07 Tartan Ball Brighton&Hove 2016-05-07 Chris Pratt Feb. 23, 2016, 4:23 p.m.
Lucy Clark SCDC Summer Social Dance - Friday 17 June 2016 2016-06-17 Jan Collings April 16, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
17 03 11 SASS Charity Ball 2017-03-11 Chris Pratt Jan. 8, 2017, 3:01 p.m.
20170211 Newcastle festival 2017-02-11 Aliénor Latour Jan. 23, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
LEEDS SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLUB (PRESIDENTS DANCE) 30 January 2016 2016-01-30 Irene Dracup Nov. 9, 2015, 5:39 p.m.
Richmond Caledonian Society Summer Dance 2017 - 08 July 2017 2017-07-08 Stuart Kreloff June 27, 2017, 1:40 p.m.
GASP - APR 01 2016 2016-04-01 John Bottriell Feb. 26, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
Scottish Flowers Hildesheim 2015 2015-01-05 Cord Walter April 19, 2015, 5:28 p.m.
GASP - NOV 07 2014 2014-11-07 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:20 a.m.
Chiswick ~ 161023 Club Night 2016-10-23 James Wilson Sept. 21, 2016, 7:26 p.m.
Lucy Clark SCDC 50th Anniversary Dance - Saturday 10 December 2016 Jan Collings Aug. 12, 2016, 9:17 a.m.
Rhein-Main-Mini-Social, 14. April 2015 (F) 2015-04-14 Anselm Lingnau March 26, 2015, 9:54 a.m.
Martice with David Cunningham 2015-11-30 Nov. 30, 2015, 12:50 p.m.
2016-11-19 Dunedin Assembly 2016-11-19 John Nuttall Nov. 13, 2016, 2:42 p.m.
RSCDS Seattle - U District EOY Party 2015-06-09 Rachel Pusey June 9, 2015, 6:32 a.m.
Chiswick ~ 150208 Club night 2015-02-08 James Wilson Jan. 4, 2015, 12:06 a.m.
15 09 26 Eastbourne 2015-09-26 Chris Pratt April 18, 2015, 5:07 p.m.
Iberian Weekend 2013 - Friday dance (March, 8) Rocio Alcala-Quintana Jan. 9, 2013, 7:14 p.m.
15 08 22 Goring 2015-08-22 Chris Pratt April 26, 2015, 11:22 p.m.
Berkhamsted Drewry Dance Saturday 15th November 2014 2014-11-15 Jane Rose Oct. 11, 2014, 11:23 p.m.
Newcastle Evening 2014 Narhalla Dancers Feb. 3, 2014, 9:04 a.m.
Curia Weekend 2017 - Welcome Ball 2017-12-01 Isabel Neves Aug. 10, 2017, 1:29 p.m.
16 06 05 Angela's dance 2016-06-05 Chris Pratt April 16, 2016, 6:11 p.m.
17 05 13 Eastbourne 2017-05-13 Chris Pratt April 18, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Berkhamsted Drewry Dance 19th November 2016 2016-11-19 Jane Rose Sept. 29, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
2013-07-31 Carnoustie Summer Dance 2013-07-31 Truus de Ceuster May 27, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
16 09 03 Parkinson's Goring 2016-09-03 Chris Pratt May 30, 2016, 6:11 p.m.
Fado & SCD in Estoril Gala Ball (6 Dec 2014) 2014-12-06 Anselm Lingnau July 7, 2014, 11:56 p.m.
Brooklyn John Drewry Night 2013 R C Nov. 5, 2013, 3:19 p.m.
Ken & Petula's Wedding Ball 2016-10-28 Ken Martlew Aug. 20, 2016, 4:31 p.m.
CombertonVillageHall CB237DY with SilverCrossBand 2017-09-30 Matthew Goulden Sept. 30, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
Eppin init 2016-06-25 Matthew Goulden June 25, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
Drewry Night 2014 Sue Ronald Oct. 26, 2014, 12:57 p.m.
Dancing Holiday Club 19 04 2014 2019-04-14 Chris Pratt Sept. 5, 2015, 7:26 a.m.
HarwellSCDC St Andrew's 28 Nov 2015 Malcolm Austen Oct. 13, 2015, 1:56 p.m.
CamSoc Horton Glebe 2016-09-24 Matthew Goulden Sept. 23, 2016, 7:03 p.m.
15 02 14 Cuckfield 2015-02-14 Chris Pratt Dec. 18, 2014, 5:20 p.m.
Leeds Club Dance 26 November 2016 2014-11-22 Irene Dracup Oct. 21, 2016, 7:38 p.m.

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