TRIP TO FANWOOD
A 32-bar jig for 3 couples in a longwise set
1 – 4 1st couple cross giving right hands, cast off two places, cross below the 3rd couple giving left hands, cast up one place and finish in centre facing first corners. 2nd couple step up on bars 7 and 8.
9 - 16 1st couple dance half a diagonal reel of four with first corners, then turn with the left hand once round to face second corners.
17- 24 1st couple dance half a diagonal reel of four with second corners, then turn with the left hand one and a half times to finish in the centre, man below woman
25 - 28 1st woman with 3rd couple (at the top) and 1st man with 2nd couple (in third place), right hands across. 1st couple finish passing partner by left shoulder in the centre and dancing out towards opposite side. All flow into…
29 – 32 Chase clockwise half way, to finish on own side in order 2,1,3.
Repeat from new places.
Devised by Chris Ronald (chris1ronald [at] aol.com) in October 2006 on the occasion of being invited to teach the ‘Happy Soles’ in Fanwood, NJ.