Star

Usage

jargon

related figures: facing star
formal parameters: hand, places, grip, beats

examples

Dance Figure
A Proper Potpourri
star right 4 places, hands across
A. O. 's No-No Software Testing
star left 4 places
star right 5 places for 10 with next neighbors,
A.O.'s No-No
star left 4 places
star right 5 places with next neighbors until everyone on side of...
All You Can Eat
star left 4 places
Are You 'Most Done
star left 3 places 7/8 around til gents face next gent on diagonal
Awesome Double Progression Dance
star left 4 places
Awesome Double Progression Dance, Surdyk do-si-do variation
star left 4 places
Bailey's Dream
star right 4 places
Breakup Breakdown
star left 4 places, wrist grip (look away from star for previous N)
By My Valentine variation
star right 4 places
Call Me
star left 4 places look for new neighbor
Caveman
star right 3 places for 4
Dar Trek
star left 3 places
Dar Trek (alt. presentation)
star left 3 places
Dar Trek variation
star left 3 places
Deborah's Dream
star left 3 places, hands across - turn a little extra to form a...
Eggbeater
star left 3 places, hands across 7/8ths until gentlespoons meet in...
Fat Bear's Reel
star left 4 places, hands across
First Night Quadrille
star right 4 places same four
Fly Around My Pretty Little Miss
star left 4 places, hands across
star left 3 places, hands across to next neighbor
Get Me Going
star left 4 places and on to the next
Going Our Opposite Waves
star right 3 places with next
Grease & Glue
star right 4 places
star left 4 places
Heavenly
star left 4 places
Highway Hypnosis
star left 4 places
Hope You Like It
star right 3 places, wrist grip
Infinity Continued
star left 3 places, hands across, for 6
Jefferson And Liberty
star right 4 places
star left 4 places
Jefferson's Reel
star right 4 places
star left 4 places
Jefferson's Remorse
star left 4 places, hands across
star right 4 places, hands across
Joyride
star left 4 places to next neighbor
Kingsford Court
star left 4 places
Leap of Faith
star right 4 places
Love Sting
star left 4 places
Maple & Cedar Swing
star right 4 places, hands across
Monday
star left 4 places to new neighbor
Nice & Easy Contra
star right 4 places, wrist grip
Not Quite Fifty Software Testing variation
star right 4 places, hands across with shadow
Not a Figment of Your Imagination
star left 3 places, hands across
One Shy of Twenty
star left 4 places, hands across and face 2nd neigbors
star right 4 places, hands across with 2nd neighbors
Parmesan
star left 4 places
Petronella Stomp
star left 4 places
Pittsboro Pattycake
star left 4 places look for new
Poetry in Motion
star right 4 places
star left 4 places
Polymorphous' Reel #1
star left 3 places to partner
Push Me Pull You Two
star left 4 places
Rang Tang Contra
star left 4 places to new neighbor
Reel Me Across the Ocean
star left 4 places
Rhonda's Reel
star left 4 places, wrist grip left hands are conveniently placed
Rollin' Outta Barstow
star left 4 places
Rolling & Tumbling
star left 4 places
Sarah's Journey
star left 4 places
Seven Sevens
star left 4 places
Simplicity Swing
star left 4 places
Sleeping With The Hounds
star left 4 places, hands across, for 6
Splendid Starlings
star right 4 places
Spring Fever
star left 4 places
Star Step
star right 4 places
star left 3 places
Star of the County Alameda
star right 4 places
star left 3 places for 6
Star of the County Alameda variation
star right 4 places
star left 3 places for 6
Stargazer
star right 3 places
star left 4 places
Sweet September
star left 4 places, hands across , then ladles drop out
Tetrahymena Twirl
star right 3 places, hands across (7/8ths places) ones hands...
The Baby Rose
star left 4 places to new neighbor
The Contra Matrix Resolution
star left 4 places, hands across
The Emptied Crack
star right 4 places
The Joy of Six
star left 4 places
The Nice Combination
star left 4 places
The Wrong Way
star right 4 places, hands across [Ladies drop out]
star left 4 places, hands across [Gents drop out]
Travels with Rick and Kim
star left 4 places
Trip to IHOP
star left 4 places
Trip to IHOP
star ____ 3 places, hands across larks by the right, ravens by the...
star left 3 places, wrist grip on to the next
Truffles for Breakfast
star left 4 places, wrist grip
United We Dance
star left 4 places
Untitled
star left 3 places
Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Sasparilla
star left 4 places ladles look to new neighbor ladle
to Stoolie's Jig
star right 2 places, hands across, for 4

Dances without Star

Moves Sharing a Dance with Star

allemande

allemande orbit

arch & dive

balance

balance the ring

box the gnat

butterfly whirl

California twirl

chain

circle

custom

do si do

down the hall

facing star

figure 8

gate

give & take

gyre

hey

long lines

mad robin

meltdown swing

ocean wave

pass by

pass through

petronella

poussette

progress

promenade

pull by dancers

pull by direction

right left through

roll away

Rory O'Moore

slice

slide along set

star promenade

swing

turn alone

up the hall

Moves Preceding Star

balance

box the gnat

chain

circle

custom

do si do

figure 8

hey

long lines

pass by

pass through

petronella

progress

promenade

pull by dancers

right left through

roll away

slide along set

star

swing

Moves Following Star

allemande

balance

balance the ring

box the gnat

chain

circle

custom

do si do

down the hall

gyre

hey

mad robin

meltdown swing

progress

promenade

pull by direction

Rory O'Moore

star

swing

turn alone