September 2013

This month we are featuring Comical Fellow, a lively longways jig from 1776:

Following the dance instructions below, you will find a link to a youtube video of the dance being performed.  Everyone should enjoy a good jig now and then – and I’m sure we all know a few Comical Fellows of our own…

COMICAL FELLOW

A1 1st Corners set forward, fall back and turn two hands

A2 2nd corners the same

B1 1-8 1st Cpl lead down middle, dance back and cast to second

9-12 all clap 4 times and turn two hands (partner) half way

B2 1-8 Circle Left, Circle R

9-12 all clap 5 times and turn two hands (partner) halfway

See it demonstrated here!

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