At HiFi we covered Walk Throughs in the Beginners class and Copas in the Improvers class.
Here's the lesson write-up for a tricky week!
Remember - your Walk Throughs should be straight, straight, straight!
We are dancing on a line, so try and stick to it - although I know it takes practice!
While your Open Break makes or breaks your Copa.
Your Basic Step.
A standard Walk Through from open hold.
A variation on the standard Cross Body, with the lead adding a right turn on the 6,7 to change hold into Right to Right.
Another Basic Step, but using the time for me to offer the left hand on top - getting us into Crossed Hands Left Over.
Perhaps the simplest variation of Copa there is, the move uses a Walk Through to exit from the Copa position. Leads, remember to lead away from you on 5.
Another Basic, again finishing in Crossed Hands Left Over.
Well that's what we called it anyway! Great opportunity to add bags of style.
Basic into Crossed Hands Left Over, again.
All the Copa moves start the same in this case, but the exit varies. In this case, the follows dance a travelling left turn to exit the Copa position.
Well that's it for this week, if you fancy getting involved then I definitely think you should! Check out events at HiFi for more information. This week we're looking at Cross Body Left Turn...
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