Dance Portnacraig 5326

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

Devised by
Linda C Gaul (1988)
Intensity
822 888 844 844 = 70% (1 turn), 53% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
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Portnacraig 3/4L · R32

1–
1c set (no advance), turn BH ½ into the middle NHJ facing 2c diagonally (drop hands) ; 1c set to 2c and face out | turn 2c EH ½ (2,1x,3)
9–
All A&R ; ½circle6 L (3x,1,2x)
17–
1c pass Lsh into ½ Rsh Reel4 with 1cnrs, pass Lsh into ; ½ Rsh Reel4 with 2cnrs (to 2,1x,3)
25–
1c ½Fig8 round 3c ; All turn RH (2,1,3)

Portnacraig 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s set & 1/2 turn 2H to face 2s, set & 1/2 turn 2s (1M+2L turn RH, 1L+2M turn LH) to end in 2nd place on opposite sides. 2 (1) 3
9-16
2s+1s+3s Adv+Ret 2 steps & circle 6H round 1/2 way to left. (3) 1 (2)
17-24
1s pass LSh, dance 1/2 RSh reels of 4 with 1st corners; pass LSh, dance 1/2 RSh reel of 4 with 2nd corners, end in 2nd place opp sides. 2 (1) 3
25-32
1s dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 3s & 2s+1s+3s turn RH

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Edwin Werner · Sept. 26, 2022, 3:44 p.m.

Good dance but too many half figures.

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