Dance The Breakdown 776

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 3   (Progression: 231)

Devised by
John W Mitchell
Intensity
800 800 888 888 = 66% (1 turn), 67% (whole dance)
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The Breakdown 3/3L · R32

1–
1c Fig8 on own sideline, Rsh to 2c, both finish facing W side
9–
1W followed by 1M cast behind W side, 1M goes round 2W and 1W round 3W to dance up the middle 1M leading ; cast behind M side, 1M goes round 3M and 1W round 2M to
17–
1W+2c & 1M+3c Reels3 across (Rsh to the W), at end 1c face up
25–
1c+2W+3W RHA ; 1c+2M+3M LHA, finish (2,3,1) (2W+3W step up)

The Breakdown 3/3L · R32

1-8
1s dance Fig of 8 on own sides (giving RSh to 2s)
9-16
1L followed by partner cast behind Ladies' side, 1L dances below 3L round & up while 1M dances round 2L to dance up the middle (1M leading) to top & cast down behind Men, 1M dances round 3M & 1L round 2M
17-24
1s dance reels of 3 across (Lady with 2s & Man with 3s) & 1s end facing up
25-32
1s dance RH across with 2L+3L & LH across with 2M+3M, 1s end 3rd place own sides. 2 3 1

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