Dance The Dancing Man 1543

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

Devised by
Roy Goldring
Intensity
880 888 880 888 = 83% (1 turn), 62% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Reel of four - across (REEL;ACROSS;R4;)
  • Reel of three - on side (REEL;R3;SIDES;)
  • 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.
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The Dancing Man 3/4L · R32

1–
1c+2c turn RH to places ; 1c+2c RHA (1,2,3)
9–
Parallel Rsh Reels3 on the sides, but 1c+2c extend reel to form line across (2M, 1M, 2W, 1W), 3c ends in 3pl
17–
1c+2c ¾ Reel4 across (2W,2M,1W,1M)| pass P Rsh to own side (2,1,3)
25–
Circle6 and back

The Dancing Man 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s & 2s turn RH once round & dance RH across once round
9-16
1s+2s+3s dance RSh reels of 3 on own sides, 1s & 2s continue reels & loop round at top to 2M facing 1M & 2L facing 1L (1M+2L BtoB in middle)
17-24
1s+2s dance 3/4 reel of 4 across (2M & 1L pass LSh end bar 22) then pass partners RSh to progressed places own sides (2 1 3)
25-32
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

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Added on: Sept. 9, 2012, 5:07 p.m.
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Hamburg Class 2019-02-07 2019-02-07 David Quarrie Feb. 4, 2019, 4:03 p.m.
RSCDS Birmingham New Year Social January 2014 Nicola Scott Jan. 3, 2014, 11:03 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch Day School 2019 - Dances 2019-11-23 Andrew Locke Nov. 24, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
2019 St. Andrews Alexia Janine Fischer June 10, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
Oldenburg 2019-02-11 2019-02-11 David Quarrie Feb. 18, 2019, 10:41 a.m.
RSCDS Richmond (N. Yorks) December Social 2017 2017-12-01 Anna S Oct. 5, 2017, 12:03 p.m.
Budapest Local Club 26.09.2017 2017-09-26 lldikó Szakolczai Sept. 26, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
ZA 2012-06-25 Fish Hoek Dance Class 2012-06-25 Heather Hodgson April 2, 2017, 12:02 p.m.
Basingstoke 2014-12-13 Christmas Charity Dance 2014-12-13 David McQuillan Nov. 30, 2014, 2:07 a.m.
Paris Branch 35th anniversary evening dance 2019-12-07 Mathias Ferber Oct. 23, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
Aboyne xmas party 2019-12-16 Mark Hagger Dec. 3, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Southern Fling Open Social 2020-02-01 Diana Hastie Nov. 5, 2019, 3:51 a.m.
RSCDS BHS 2018-09-29 Autumn Social 2018-09-29 David McQuillan Aug. 19, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Belleville Spring Social 2017 2017-05-16 Alexander Jeffries May 10, 2017, 4:46 a.m.
Newark weekly 2018-03-13 2018-03-13 John Aitken Jan. 4, 2019, 10:04 a.m.
Friday dance party-20191122 2019-12-08 Ward Fleri Nov. 20, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Windsor CT Year End Party 2019-06-11 Barbra Link April 30, 2019, 9:54 p.m.
San Diego Christmas Dance 2019 2019-12-08 Ward Fleri Sept. 28, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
wscds 13 December 2017 2017-12-13 Deborah Leary Dec. 12, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
Scotia Experienced Class 01-14-2019 2019-01-14 Ellen Sears Jan. 12, 2019, 5 p.m.
15 04 18 Tunbridge Wells 2015-04-18 Chris Pratt Feb. 27, 2015, 9:06 p.m.
Christmas Social Vienna Branch, 19.12.2018 2018-12-19 Felix Hamelbeck Dec. 9, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Swilcan Summer Ball 2017 2017-05-20 Margaret Lambourne May 15, 2017, 11:55 p.m.
NYC Basic Class June 14 2018-06-14 Ken Saunders June 12, 2018, 12:59 a.m.
Belleville Ball 2019 2019-03-02 Alexander Jeffries Jan. 16, 2019, 4:27 p.m.
RSCDS Ottawa Branch Christmas Dance 2019 2019-12-14 John Bottriell Nov. 5, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Darmstadt_2019_02_25 2019-02-25 OnYourToes Darmstadt Feb. 18, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
2015 Ottawa Ball 2015-04-18 John Bottriell March 1, 2017, 1:19 a.m.
FSCDC Class 12 February 2019 2019-02-12 Anselm Lingnau Feb. 12, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
White Cockade 2/17/2018 2018-02-17 Ellen Sears Dec. 23, 2017, 3:39 a.m.
White Cockade January 2017 Jamie McDougall Nov. 19, 2016, 8:35 p.m.
2019 Adelaide Branch Ball 2019-07-20 Andrew Timmins May 2, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Malta Sunday September 20 2015 2015-09-20 Nameless Dancer Aug. 20, 2015, 9:40 a.m.
2018 Gosford Opening Social 2018-02-24 Arthur Kingsland Feb. 14, 2019, 4:38 p.m.
Chiswick - 30 September 2018 2018-09-30 James Wilson Oct. 1, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Dumfries social 2019-11-05 John Riddet Oct. 31, 2019, 10:32 a.m.
Basingstoke 2016-12-10 Christmas Charity Dance 2016-12-10 David McQuillan Nov. 1, 2016, 12:44 a.m.
Inverness 20191025 2019-10-25 Derek Darnell Sept. 18, 2019, 2:16 p.m.
SCD Reel (Longway 3+4) Marc Hagebölling March 18, 2017, 3:22 p.m.
Sydney ball 2017-06-24 Diana Hastie June 21, 2017, 12:12 p.m.
Scotia Experienced Class 01-07-2019 2019-01-07 Ellen Sears Jan. 5, 2019, 5:37 a.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Nice and Easy Dance - 17 June 2017 2017-06-17 Christine Grove Feb. 10, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch - Nice and Easy 17 June 2017 2017-06-17 Andrew Locke Feb. 3, 2017, 7:37 p.m.
New York Branch 2018-06-14 2018-06-14 Xiaowen Yu June 11, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
New Haven Highland Ball - 2016 2016-03-05 Peter Price Jan. 15, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
140729 + 140812 w2+4 Tuesday 2014-07-29 Martina Mueller-Franz March 27, 2014, 5:32 p.m.
NYC Basic Class June 14 2018-06-14 Ken Saunders June 12, 2018, 12:59 a.m.
GASP - Otober 26 2018 - Ruth Fudemoto 2018-10-26 John Bottriell Sept. 9, 2018, 12:32 a.m.
Tanz im Mai 2017-05-03 Gwen Paterson-Traxler March 9, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Guildford 2019-05-04 Spring Dance 2019-05-04 David McQuillan Jan. 8, 2019, 1:16 a.m.
St John's 2014-11-22 Ball 2014-11-22 David McQuillan Nov. 11, 2014, 1:17 a.m.
Newark weekly 2018-02-27 2018-02-27 John Aitken Jan. 4, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
Middletown CT Tea Dance 4/10/19 2019-04-10 Barbra Link March 23, 2019, 3:51 p.m.
Sydney Winter Social 2018-07-21 Diana Hastie July 17, 2018, 12:31 p.m.
Chiswick - 11 November 2018 Club Night 2018-11-11 James Wilson Oct. 18, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Dances for Children Part 1 (from SCD Dictionary) Ruth Clarke Sept. 17, 2015, 12:06 p.m.
Scotia Feb 15th, 2016 Sue Ronald Feb. 13, 2016, 6:18 p.m.
Chiswick - 30 September 2018 (orig) 2018-09-30 James Wilson Oct. 1, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Chiswick - 4 November 2018 2018-11-04 James Wilson Nov. 5, 2018, 7:27 p.m.
Chiswick - 2 December 2018 Christmas Dance 2018-12-02 James Wilson Nov. 12, 2018, 10:44 a.m.
20190218_WinterSchool_Monday 2019-02-18 Kirsten Steinbach Oct. 30, 2018, 1:35 p.m.
Westchester 23 October 2019 2019-10-23 Deborah Leary Oct. 22, 2019, 12:27 a.m.
RSCDS Summer School 2017 - Week 3 - Wednesday 2017-08-02 Jörn Bongers June 6, 2017, 1:53 p.m.
170802 w3 Wednesday – St A. – Common Room 2017-08-02 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:54 a.m.
170719 w1 Wednesday – St A. – Common Room 2017-07-19 Martina Mueller-Franz April 14, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
17 01 28 Bournemouth 2017-01-28 Chris Pratt Jan. 3, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
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160727 w2 Wednesday - St Andrews 2016-07-27 Martina Mueller-Franz June 6, 2016, 12:56 p.m.
160810 w4 Wednesday - St Andrews 2016-08-10 Martina Mueller-Franz June 6, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
20160727 w2 Wednesday - St Andrews summer school 2016-07-27 Truus de Ceuster June 5, 2016, 8:46 p.m.
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Scotia Feb, 1st, 2016 Sue Ronald Jan. 30, 2016, 3:09 a.m.
St A SS 2019 w4 Tuesday 2019-08-06 Diana Hastie Jan. 11, 2019, 11:13 p.m.
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Swilcan Utrecht Bal 2014-05-17 2014-05-17 Eric Ferguson May 3, 2014, 10:22 p.m.
Westchester - March 2, 2016 2016-03-02 Peter Price Feb. 29, 2016, 9:33 p.m.
Chiswick - 4 November 2018 (orig) 2018-11-04 James Wilson Nov. 5, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
THISTLE CLUB DANCE (Leeds) - 5 April 2014 2001-04-05 Christine Parker-Jones Sept. 5, 2015, 7:17 a.m.
Coaltown of Balgonie 2018 2018-02-23 Jim Armstrong Feb. 21, 2018, 2:43 p.m.
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Geneva Spring Dance 2019 (in Dardagny) 2019-04-06 Murrough Landon Oct. 31, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
List Submissions 2019-20 Nameless Dancer Feb. 16, 2019, 3:31 a.m.
PETER HOSKINS 2018-01-13 Peter Hoskins Oct. 21, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
Maidenhead 2018-01-13 Highland Ball 2018-01-13 David McQuillan Feb. 4, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
New Haven Highland Ball Weekend March 7-8, 2020 2020-03-07 Peter Price Nov. 5, 2019, 3:52 a.m.
Maidenhead 2015-01-10 Highland Ball 2015-01-10 David McQuillan Dec. 4, 2015, 12:12 p.m.
St John's 2018-11-17 Annual Ball 2018-11-17 David McQuillan Aug. 31, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
St John's 2012-11-24 Ruby Anniversary Ball 2012-11-24 David McQuillan Oct. 4, 2012, 1:02 a.m.
St John's 2013-11-23 Ball 2013-11-23 David McQuillan Nov. 8, 2014, 10:04 p.m.
RSCDS Graded Book 2 Martina Mueller-Franz June 9, 2016, 3:49 p.m.
Roy Goldring dances 2017-12-23 Atsuko Clement Dec. 23, 2017, 4:23 p.m.
RSCDS Second Graded Book Ward Fleri Jan. 17, 2015, 8:43 a.m.
Cambridge Advanced Class - Dances Taught 2018-2019 Jamie McDougall Sept. 28, 2018, 1:12 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 2000-2001 2000-12-31 Andy Peterson April 1, 2018, 5:56 a.m.
Autumn Classes 2019 2019-09-03 Fiona Newton Sept. 3, 2019, 11:58 p.m.
BSCD Dances Taught 2018-2019 Jamie McDougall Oct. 11, 2018, 12:12 a.m.
Summer school 2014 weeks 1 and 2 Truus de Ceuster April 6, 2014, 8:37 p.m.

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