DANCE STEP DESCRIPTIONS

Here are descriptions of some of the more common dance steps.
 
VINES:  3 COUNTS
Left Vine
1
STEP LEFT WITH LEFT FOOT
2
STEP BEHIND WITH RIGHT FOOT
3
STEP LEFT WITH LEFT FOOT
 
Right Vine
1
STEP RIGHT WITH RIGHT FOOT
2
STEP BEHIND WITH LEFT FOOT
3
STEP RIGHT WITH RIGHT FOOT
 
note: VINES ARE USUALLY (NOT ALWAYS) FOLLOWED BY A SCUFF
 
SHUFFLE STEPS: 3 COUNTS SMALL 1-2-3 STEPS
 1&2
RIGHT SHUFFLE: STEP RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
 1&2
LEFT SHUFFLE:  STEP LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT
 
JAZZ BOX:   4 COUNTS
LEFT JAZZ BOX
1
STEP ACROSS LEFT WITH RIGHT
2
STEP BACK SLIGHTLY WITH LEFT FOOT
3
STEP BACK WITH RIGHT FOOT
4
BRING LEFT-FOOT BESIDE RIGHT FOOT
 
RIGHT JAZZ BOX
1
STEP ACROSS RIGHT FOOT WITH LEFT FOOT
2
STEP BACK SLIGHTLY WITH RIGHT FOOT
3
STEP BACK WITH LEFT FOOT
4
BRING RIGHT FOOT BESIDE LEFT FOOT
 
ROCK -STEP
LEFT ROCK STEP: WEIGHT IS ON RIGHT FOOT
STEP FORWARD ON LEFT AND BACK ON RIGHT
 
RIGHT ROCK STEP WEIGHT IS ON LEFT FOOT
STEP FORWARD ON RIGHT AND BACK ON LEFT
 
HEEL CLICKS:  FEET ARE TOGETHER
1
SWIVEL HEELS OUT, KEEPING TOES TOGETHER
2
BRING HEELS BACK TOGETHER
 
HEEL SWIVEL:  FEET ARE TOGETHER
1
SWIVEL HEELS TO THE RIGHT
2
SWIVEL HEELS TO THE CENTER
3
SWIVEL HEELS TO THE LEFT
4
SWIVEL HEELS BACK TO THE CENTER
 
TOE FANS:  FEET ARE TOGETHER
KEEPING HEELS TOGETHER, MOVE SO TOES ARE
    POINTING OUT TO THE SIDE
 
KICK-BALL-CHANGE:  WEIGHT IS ON LEFT FOOT
1
SCUFF RIGHT FOOT
2
SHIFT WEIGHT TO RIGHT FOOT AND BACK TO LEFT FOOT
 
STEP-SLIDE-STEP
1
STEP FORWARD WITH ONE FOOT. SLIDE THE OTHER
2
BEHIND AND STEP FORWARD AGAIN ON FIRST FOOT

 
 
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