Do Paso – Teaching

Basic Part 1
Do Paso

Links:   Define Standard Analyze Module Other Extend

Choreography for Patter Teaching with Singing Call Options:

Teaching Tips:

Do Paso
A.) Treat it like another Arm Turn routine with a Courtesy Turn at the end.
B.) A similar tip as Arm Turns, however there is a definitive end to the action.
C.) Many cue or prompt the action.

More teaching suggestions:

Quick quote: “Partner Left, Corner Right, Partner Left”

Teaching Standard Applications:

Four Ladies Chain across
Ladies Star Right back across to a Do Paso,
(Partner Left, Corner Right, Partner Left),
(finish with a Courtesy Turn), Circle Left,
Patter: Allemande Left, Promenade
Singer: Ladies Center, Men Sashay, Allemande Left, Promenade (Corner)
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Circle Left (16),
Four Ladies Star Right once around,
To your partner for a Do Paso,
(Partner Left, Corner Right),
Turn Partner Left and hold on into a Promenade
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Circle Left (16),
Break it up with a Do Paso, turn Partner Left,
Turn Corner Right, Turn Partner Left,
Four Ladies Chain across,
Chain her back into a Promenade