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Dance The Seagulls @ Sawtell 20543

Also known as “The Seagulls of Sawtell”.

Reel · 32 bars · 4 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2341)

Devised by
Gaye Collin (2021)
Intensity
7070/8080/8440/8444 = 52% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Extra Info
The dance was originally entered in the database with the name “The Seagulls of Sawtell”. However the preferred name is"The …

The dance was originally entered in the database with the name “The Seagulls of Sawtell”. However the preferred name is"The Seagulls @ Sawtell" as on the video. The original name is kept as an alias.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClip
The Flitting of Lorn Jim Lindsay and his Band The Sunday Class Recorded Highlights Volume 1 CD 9 R32 42:27 36.8
The Seagulls @ Sawtell 4/4L · R32
1–
1W & 3M dance towards P and pull RSh to face own sides | 1c & 3c (1W & 3M leading) chase clw ½ round 2c to midline into Reel4 position, 3c at top, 1c at bottom, Ms facing up, Ws facing down
9–
½ Reel4 on midline ; 1c dance to 1plx while 3c dance to 3plx | 1c & 3c turn P RH ½ (1,2,3,4)
17–
1c+2c S&Link. 1M faces out ; 1c+3c turn LH on sides (2,1,3,4)
25–
1c set | cast to 4pl (3c+4c up) ; all turn P RH (2,3,4,1)
The Seagulls @ Sawtell 4/4L · R32
1-8
1L+3M advance towards partner, pull back RSh to face own side (2 bars), 1L & 3M followed by partners chase clockwise 1/2 round (behind 2s) to end in line of 4 up/down centre, 3s at top, 1s at bottom, Men facing up, Ladies facing down
9-14
3s+1s dance a modified 1/2 reel of 4 (6 bars) : as normal reel but when 1M reaches top & 3L reaches bottom they curve into their partners’ places, partners follow to finish opposite
15-16
1s+3s 1/2 turn partner RH back to original places
17-24
1s+2s Set+Link (1M no polite turn but faces out/down); 1s+3s turn LH. 2 1 3
25-32
1s set & cast to 4th place (3s+4s step up 27-28); All 4 couples turn RH. 2 3 4 1

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Lower Hutt Club, Wellington, New Zealand 2021

Added on: 2021-11-06 (Murrough Landon)
Quality: Demonstration quality

NameDateOwnerLast changed
Turnham Green - 12 December 2021 2021-12-12 Jacmel Dent Jan. 1, 2022, 12:43 a.m.
HHK 20 September 2022 2022-09-20 Deborah Leary Sept. 18, 2022, 6 p.m.

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IdSubjectDateSubmitterAssigned toPriorityDisposition
2653 Seagulls @ Sawtell Nov. 15, 2021, 3 p.m. Lydia Hedge Murrough Landon Normal Accepted