First Course Step List

For a printable version of this step list, click here. Please note: The printable version does not include any of the extra steps that were added at the end of the session.

Swing

  1. Coaster (Basic, Open Position)
  2. Under Arm Turn
  3. Cross Behind
  4. In-Out
  5. Basic (Closed Position)
  6. Basic Turning
  7. Double Under Arm Turn
  8. Basket
  9. Double Basket
  10. Turning Basic (Open Position)
  11. Head Loop
  12. Ladies' Reverse Spin

 Waltz

  1. Waltz Steps Forward & Backward
  2. Left Box
  3. Right Box
  4. Left & Right Box Turning
  5. Two-Way Turn (Line of Dance)
  6. Under Arm Turn

 Foxtrot

  1. Basic Forward & Backward
  2. Left Turn
  3. Conversation
  4. Right Turn
  5. Right Parallel
  6. Left Parallel
  7. Rocking Step
  8. Under Arm Turn

 Rumba

  1. Basic
  2. Back Breaks
  3. Crossover Breaks
  4. Under Arm Turn
  5. Parallel Breaks
  6. Forward Walk
  7. Chasse Left & Right
  8. Crossover w/ Hand Change
  9. Chase w/ Right-to-Right Lead

 Cha Cha

  1. Basic (Side)
  2. Back Breaks
  3. Crossover Breaks
  4. Basic (Forward/Backward)
  5. Under Arm Turn
  6. Crossover w/ Hand Change
  7. Chase (Shine position)
  8. Under Arm Turn w/ check into Crossover
  9. Full Spin (Shine position)

 Polka

  1. Basic
  2. Swivel Step
  3. Under Arm Turn
  4. Wheel to the Left
  5. Basic Turning
  6. Heel and Toe
  7. Push Away