Luce Change
by Sue McKinnell 4x32 Reel for 4C
(Square Set)
1-4 1C & 3C dance a ˝ Ladies’ Chain, ending with 1W facing 2M, 3M facing 4W, 3W facing 4M, and 1M facing 2W.
5-8 1C & 2C, 3C & 4C set and dance ˝ RH across.
9-12 2C & 4C dance LH across ˝ way and chase out 2C to 3rd position, 4C to 1st position.
13-16 All set, then 2C & 4C change places RH WHILE 1C & 3C turn once round RH.
17-24 1C & 2C, 3C & 4C dance reels of four (note: these are the dancers currently in 1st & 4th positions dancing, and the dancers in 2nd & 3rd positions dancing).
25-32 All circle eight hands round and back. End 4, 1, 2, 3.
Repeat 4 times.
Suggested music is The Highlandman’s Umbrella from The March Hare.
his dance is written for Bryan Luce, a stalwart of the Fermi class and the Chicago branch - and my usual partner in demos.