Chasing the Red Dot
by Sue McKinnell 5X32 Reel for 5C
Set Dance
1-8 1C & 5C lead down the center. On bar 4, women dance under partner's raised arm as men dance below to change sides. All lead back to end 1C facing out in 2nd place and 5C facing out in 4th place in double triangles position. 2C step up and 4C step down on bars 3-4.
9-16 All dance double triangles, ending with 1C facing in and 5C facing out on opposite sides.
17-28 1C and 5C dance the Celtic Braid figure:
17-18 1C cross down between 3C while 5C cast up behind 3C.
19-20 1C cast down behind 4C while 5C cross up between 2C.
21-22 1C cross up between 4C while 5C cast down behind 2C.
23-24 1C cast up behind 3C while 5C cross down between 3C.
25-26 1C cross up between 2C while 5C cast down behind 4C.
27-28 1C cast down behind 2C while 5C cross up between 4C.
29-32 1C & 3C change places, 1W & 3W LH and 1M & 3M RH. 1C & 5C change places, 1W & 5W RH and 1M & 5M LH. End in order 2, 3, 5, 1, 4.
Repeat 5 times.
Suggested music is The MacDonald Saunter from Dances with a Difference.
This dance is for our cat, Edwin, who loves to chase the red dot from the laser pointer cat toy.