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Grand March

X0 · anyRR · Keppie: Burns Night / AnnapolisSCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

1-8
couple following couple lead up the middle and alternately go left or right at the top of the room;
9-16
two side-by-side Grand Chains halfway round the room: an inner circle and an outer circle;
17-24
alternating over and under arches halfway round the room;
25-32
couple followed by couple lead up the middle and all turn left at the top and march around the room to end with a double circle around the room, men in the middle. ladies on the outer circle, all facing partner.
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Gay Gordons

X16 · 1RR · Collins SCDE-cribs

Circle, all C face cclw.

1–
March 4 steps in Allemande hold (L.R.L.R). swiveling R on 4th step, to face clw | March 4 steps backward (L.R.L.R.) ; repeat
9–
M marches (or dances) 8 steps forward, while{4} P advances swiveling R under his up-raised right arm ; Take ballroom hold and polka (or waltz), finishing in original position, ready to repeat
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The Dodgems

R40 · 3/4L · Davies: Heston Thurs/FridayE-cribs

1--
1W+2M dance BtoB ; 1M+2W repeat
9--
1c lead down the middle and up
17--
1c set | cast off (2c up) ; 2c+1c+3c A&R
25--
All Circle6 and back
33--
All turn P RH ; repeat LH
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Pride of Erin Waltz

W32 · 1RR · Wood: Guide (ex-Collins)SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

Formation: couples around the room facing anti-clockwise, ladies on the right. Music: 32 bar waltzes.

Bars
Description
1-4
Nearer hands joined, swing the inner leg (and joined hands) forward and back, then walk forwards.
5-8
Repeat in the opposite direction.
9-10
Facing partner, both hands joined, and heading clockwise, cross trailing leg over leading leg (ie right over left for ladies, left over right for men), then point with leading leg.
11-12
Repeat in opposite direction.
13-16
Take four steps anti-clockwise, pulling leading shoulder back to face alternately away from and towards your partner with each step.
17-24
Joining both hands, swing together (slightly to the right of partner) and away, then change places, turning the lady under the man's left arm while doing so. Repeat.
25-28
In ballroom hold, take two steps anti-clockwise, then two clockwise.
29-32
Waltz round the room.

Repeat ad lib.

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Canadian Barn Dance

X16 · 1RR · Durrands: Guide (ex-Collins)E-cribs

1-4
move forwards with 3 runs (outer foot starting) and a hop | repeat backwards
5-8
move away from partner with the same step and clap on the hop | and back into ballroom hold
9-12
Slip- in-slip-hop in line of dance (RR cclw) | same back
13-16
progress RR cclw with half turns in step-hop and open out to begin again
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The Dashing White Sergeant

R32 · 3+3RR · RSCDS IIIE-cribs

Trio face trio RR.

1–
Circle6 and back
9–
Each centre person sets to RH P and turns him/her BH ; repeat with LH P
17–
Reel3 across, Lsh to RH P
25–
In lines of 3 across A&R ; advance Rsh through the opposite line of 3 to meet the next line of 3.

Many variations in handing, polite turns and shoulder exist

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Circassian Circle

R32 · 2RR · RSCDS IE-cribs

1–
1c+2c R&L
9–
1c+2c set twice to P ; turn P BH
17–
L-Chain
25–
Poussette (to 2,1), and join adjacent couple
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The Riverside

J32 · 2/-anyL · Ingram: Collins LittleE-cribs

Longwise set, any length, couple facing couple across, M has P on his R.

1--
A&R twice
9--
All facing couples RHA ; LHA
17--
All dance BtoB with P ; BtoB with opposite
25--
Top two couples face down in line across making arches and haste to the bottom (all others step up)

Some Possible Variants:

1-8
All advance {3}, stamp and clap ; retire with stamp and clap
9-24
Switch 9-16 with 17-24; switch 17-20 with 21-24
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Eva Three Step

X16 · 1RR · Painter: Guide (ex-Collins)SCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

Couples with nearer hands joined facing counter-clockwise around the room, Men on the Left Start with outside foot - instructions for man

1-2
Walk 3 steps forward and point (L,R,L and point)
3-4
Woman crosses in front of her partner with 3 steps and point, while man crosses behind 3 steps and point (R,L,R and point). Rejoin nearer hands after crossing.
5-6
Repeat 3-4 with man crossing in front of woman (no turns on the crossings).
7-8
Walk backward 3 steps and touch, finishing in ballroom hold.
9-12
2 side steps along LOD, 2 side steps' back;
13-16
2 waltz turns along LOD
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Orcadian Strip the Willow

J16 · other/-anyL · Collins LittleSCDDB Contributed Cribs & Diagrams

1-8
1st couple spin RH.
9-
1st couple work down the opposite line (i.e. of the people of the opposite sex) turning side person LH, partner RH, next side person LH, ... [2 bars per turn] When 1st couple reach the bottom, they spin to the end of the phrase, then join the side lines.

A new couple starts every 16 bars.

Source: http://www.scottishdance.net/ceilidh/dances.html#StripTheWillow2

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