Basic Part 1
Weave The Ring
ROUND ABOUT MIXER (slightly modified)
By Cis Hinkle, Atlanta, Georgia
Music: Traditional music with a strong 8-beat phrasing. It should be pre-cued.
Formation: Big circle of couples facing in, ladies on the right side of partner, then partners turn to face.
Promenade In (turn as a couple to face in, go forward 4 and back 4),
Ladies Weave to the right (in past one, and out past two),
Forward and Back,
Gents Weave to the right (in past one, and out past two to meet partner),
Partners Right Arm Turn full around, and move on to the next
— Partners Dosado with each other.
— Partners Swing ending with the gent on the left and lady on the right.
— Partners Promenade counter-clockwise around the big circle for 8 beats.
— Couples turn as a unit to face in, and go forward 4 steps and backup 4 steps.
— Ladies Weave to the right by walking in front of their corner and continuing behind the next gent. This should take eight beats.
— Gents Weave to the right by walking in front of the first lady and continuing behind the next lady to catch up with his partner.
— Partners Right Arm Turn full around so gents are back in the center.
— All move forward (gents counter-clockwise and ladies clockwise) to the next dancer.