Dance It's Not Rocket Science 8334

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

Devised by
Reiner, Joanna & Mellott, Emily
Intensity
880/880/808/888 = 56% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
This dance was written for ...

This dance was written for the Scottish dancers of Bryn Mawr and Haverford Colleges. It takes its name from the phrase made (in)famous by Carleta McCain, the teacher of that class.

It's Not Rocket Science 3/4L · J32

1--
1c+2c set | cross RH ; set | petronella to midline facing P (M above W)
9--
1c+2c ½ Reel4 on midline ; turn P RH 1¼ to sidelines (2,1,3)
17--
1c+3c R&L
25--
Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

It's Not Rocket Science 3/4L · J32

1-8
1s+2s set, cross RH, set & petronella turn into centre
9-16
1s+2s dance 1/2 reel of 4 & turn partners 1.1/4 times to own sides
17-24
1s+3s dance R&L
25-32
2s+1s+3s circle 6H round & back

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Eric Ferguson
Added on: Sept. 27, 2016, 8:46 p.m.
Quality: Reasonable

NameDateOwnerLast changed
clifton heights 7/22 2019-06-10 Lawrence Miller July 22, 2019, 1:01 a.m.
Los Angeles Branch Halloween Dance 2018 2018-10-27 Ward Fleri Sept. 24, 2018, 3:27 a.m.
WSCDS 2015 Hogmanay Program (Westchester County, NY) 2015-12-31 Robert Miller Dec. 12, 2015, 4:14 a.m.
S. Cal. Interbranch Dance 2018 2018-09-29 Ward Fleri Aug. 21, 2018, 5:15 a.m.
S. Cal. Interbranch Dance 2018 - San Diego suggestions 2018-09-22 Ward Fleri July 7, 2018, 7:07 a.m.
RSCDS Wirral - Tuesday 3 March 2015 2015-03-03 Anne MacDonald March 1, 2015, 10:24 p.m.
San Diego Christmas Dance 2018 2018-12-02 Ward Fleri Oct. 21, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
Swarthmore Class 2016-03-22 Lawrence Miller March 22, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
S. California Interbranch Dance 2017 2017-09-23 Ward Fleri July 3, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
San Diego 40th Anniversary Ball Program 2015-10-17 Ward Fleri April 5, 2015, 10:58 p.m.
Swarthmore Class 2016-03-15 Lawrence Miller March 15, 2016, 8:33 p.m.
RSCDS New York Branch Class 12/14/2017 2017-12-14 Ellen Sears Dec. 13, 2017, 2:30 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Spring Ball 1998 1998-03-28 Andy Peterson March 31, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
wscds 29 nov 2017 2017-11-29 Deborah Leary Nov. 24, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Bristol Newcomers - Candidate dances Rosamund Rawlings Oct. 10, 2021, 2:44 p.m.
New York Branch 180726 Sue Ronald July 23, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
San Diego 6 February 2015 Dance Party 2015-03-07 Ward Fleri Jan. 4, 2015, 12:03 a.m.
Clifton Heights 6/10 2016-03-26 Lawrence Miller June 10, 2019, 3:10 p.m.
clifton heights 7/29 2019-07-22 Lawrence Miller July 30, 2019, 12:02 a.m.
Los Angeles Branch 2016 St. Andrew's Ball 2016-11-26 Ward Fleri Sept. 27, 2016, 4:47 a.m.
Hogmanay 2017/2018 Lawrence Miller Oct. 4, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
150720 The More Unusual Dance Club 2015-07-20 Peter Dixon Nov. 24, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
Thousand Oaks 2019 Dance 2019-04-27 Ward Fleri Jan. 18, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
RSCDS Richmond (N.Yorks) January Social 2022 2022-01-07 Louise Macdougall Nov. 19, 2021, 5:50 p.m.
GUSCDC Christmas Ball 2021 2021-11-27 Malin Altenmüller Nov. 17, 2021, 11:17 a.m.
GUSCDC Xmas Ball 2021 2021-11-27 Chloe Brotherton Nov. 24, 2021, 4:54 p.m.
RSCDS Sutton Coldfield - Simply Social - May 2022 2022-05-13 Nicola Scott March 15, 2022, 9:41 p.m.
San Diego 2015 Spring Fling Dance 2015-03-07 Ward Fleri Jan. 4, 2015, 12:02 a.m.
San Diego Spring Dance 2015-03-07 Nameless Dancer Feb. 8, 2015, 9:26 p.m.
San Diego 2015 Spring Extravaganza! 2015-03-07 Ward Fleri Feb. 28, 2015, 2:47 a.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 2001-2002 2001-12-31 Andy Peterson March 31, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Delaware Valley RSCDS Hogmanay - 1995-1996 1995-12-31 Andy Peterson March 24, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
Beginners selection Rosamund Rawlings Oct. 15, 2021, 3:07 p.m.
San Diego Core Dances 2015 Ward Fleri June 14, 2015, 12:05 a.m.

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