Dance The Kissing Bridge 14977

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 2134)

Devised by
Romaine Butterfield
Intensity
800 888 800 880 = 58% (1 turn), 44% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
Published in
Recommended Music
Extra info
A "kissing bridge" is another ...

A "kissing bridge" is another name for a North American "covered bridge".

The Kissing Bridge 3/4L · R32

1–
1c cast behind own lines and cast back
9–
1c cross down into Mirror Reels3 on opposite sides (1x,2,3)
17–
1c lead down, cross (M below W, who passes under M's arm) ; and up, 2c steps in for
25–
1c+2c Poussette

The Kissing Bridge 3/4L · R32

1-8
1s cast & dance behind lines to bottom & turn outwards to dance back to top
9-16
1s cross down to dance reels of 3 on opposite sides to end in partners place
17-24
1s lead down middle & cross to own sides (Lady under Mans arm), 1s lead up to top & end facing partner with 2H joined
25-32
1s+2s dance Poussette 2 1 3

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Martina Mueller-Franz
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Eric Ferguson
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Eric Ferguson
Added on: June 30, 2016, 3:40 p.m.
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Eric Ferguson
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Eric Ferguson
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Dance categorization

Jay Andrews · Feb. 10, 2014, 5:58 a.m.

This dance is incorrectly categorized in the Overview as a three couple set dance. Whereas it's a three couple dance in a four couple set. The progression is 2134.

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