Dance Corstorphine Road 9420

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

Devised by
Sue Petyt (1995)
8888 8888 4848 8888 = 93% (1 turn), 94% (whole dance)
  • Strathspey travel
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This dance was inspired by ...

This dance was inspired by watching the traffic negotiate the double mini roundabouts near the end of Corstorphine Road in Edinburgh.

Corstorphine Road 4/4L · S32

All chase each other in a large 8-pattern through these positions in turn: 1W, 2W, 3M(crossing behind), 4M, 4W, 3W, 2M(crossing in front), 1M, 1W (back) (1,2,3,4) Option: RHA at top and LHA at bottom.
On the sidelines, 1c+2c turn RH as 3c+4c turn LH ; 1W (2W+3W+4W follow) dance down the middle as 4M (3M+2M+1M follow) dance up the middle (to 4,3,2,1, still inside the sidelines, facing P)
4c+3c & 2c+1c Circle4 L¾ and dance to sidelines (no cast) ; 4c+2c turn P RH | 2c cast to top while{2} 4c lead RHJ to 3pl in centre
2c+3c & 4c+1c DblFigs8 (2c+4c cross down) (2,3,4,1)

Corstorphine Road 4/4L · S32

All dance a large Fig of 8: 3L followed by 4s+3M cross up to 2M place (persons dancing up have priority) & loop round to right as 2L followed by 1s+2M cross down to 3M place & loop round to left, repeat from new places back to original places
1s+2s turn RH on sides while 3s+4s turn LH, 1L followed by 2L+3L+4L dance down middle while 4M followed by 3M+2M+1M dance up middle to face partner
4s+3s also 2s+1s circle left right round in 3 bars & dance out to sides, 4s & 2s turn RH, 4s lead down to 3rd place while 2s cast to top
2s+3s also 4s+1s dance double Fig of 8 (2s & 4s cross down)

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Budapest Local Club 19.05.2015 2015-05-19 Zoltán Gräff May 20, 2015, 7:59 a.m.

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