Dance Staircase In Styria 15044

Reel · 40 bars · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: 23451)

Devised by
Margaret Gray
Intensity
84840 80844 80800 80400 80004 = 46% (1 turn), 46% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Skip-Change
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Extra info
The dance was inspired by ...

The dance was inspired by the double spiral staircase in the castle in Graz, capital of the Styrian region of Austria, and represents going up the stairs, down the stairs and meeting on the stairs.

NameArtistAlbumMediaTrkTypeTimePaceClipTunes
Staircase in Styria Marian Anderson and her Band The Sunday Class Dance Book 2 CD 16 R40 53:32 33.9 [S] Staircase In Styria/Mull Holiday

Staircase In Styria 5/5L · R40

1–
1c+2M & 3c+4M RHA 1¼, 1c & 3c finishing in middle facing down, other cpls in own place ; 1c+2W & 3c+4W LHA, finish facing down
9–
1c+4M & 3c+5M RHA same way ; 1c+4W & 3c+5W LHA, 1W & 3W face out on own side with P behind
17–
1c & 3c (W leading) cast up 1 place, cross, cast up on M side to original places the W looping R
25–
1c cross | cast 1 (2c up) ; 1c followed by 3c dance up & cast to (2,3,1x,4,5)
33–
1c cross | cast 1 (4c up) ; 1c followed by 5c dance up & cast to (2,3,4,5,1)

Staircase In Styria 5/5L · R40

1-8
1s+2M also 3s+4M dance RH across, 1s+2L also 3s+4L dance LH across
9-16
1s+4M also 3s+5M dance RH across, 1s+4L also 3s+5L dance LH across & 1L also 3L end facing out Ladies side with partners behind them
17-24
1s & 3s dance out Ladies' side & cast up 1 place, cross to Mens side & cast up to original place Ladies looping round by the right
25-32
1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 3s dance up & cast (1s to 3rd place, 3s to 2nd place)
33-40
1s cross & cast 1 place, 1s followed by 5s dance up & cast (1s to 5th place, 5s to 4th place). 2 3 4 5 1
NB - No stepping up or down until bar 27

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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: March 18, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
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NameDateOwnerLast changed
170114 Castle Club M Anderson 2017-01-14 Dec. 30, 2016, 6:02 p.m.
17 08 05 Goring 2017-07-15 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
17 07 15 Moulsecoomb 17 08 05 Goring 2017-07-15 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
WDSA Summer Social 2017 2017-05-22 May 14, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
17 05 13 Eastbourne 2017-05-13 Chris Pratt April 18, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Bridge Allan 2016-07-23 Daniel Hintermann July 22, 2016, 11:37 a.m.
16 12 10 Brighton & Hove Christmas 2016-12-10 Chris Pratt Aug. 28, 2016, 5:36 p.m.
17 03 04 Crawley 2017-03-04 Chris Pratt Oct. 11, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Joy's Programme 11 April 2017-04-11 Joy Scott March 14, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
17 04 01 Ashdown 2017-04-01 Chris Pratt Jan. 23, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
170603 - Silver Cross 2017-06-03 Peter Dixon April 4, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Joy's Programme - 14 February 2017-02-14 Joy Scott Jan. 16, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2017_07_04 2017-07-04 June 2, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Winchester 19 March 2017 Malcolm Austen March 15, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
17 09 16 Ashdown 2017-09-16 Chris Pratt June 16, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2016-11-04 2016-11-04 Sheila Lewins Oct. 27, 2016, 11:27 a.m.
Nantwich Summer Dance - Sat 24 June 2017 2017-06-24 Christine Grove Feb. 24, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Ashdale Hall Westhill (Aberdeen) 2017-04-28 Brian Anderson April 7, 2017, 1:59 p.m.
Bude 3rd October 14 2014-10-03 Brian Rose July 15, 2014, 12:15 p.m.
17 09 23 Tartan Ball 2017-09-23 Chris Pratt March 31, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
Tavira Prog 2 2017-05-06 John McLean April 16, 2017, 7:18 p.m.
Newark Burns Night 2017 2017-01-24 John Aitken Jan. 17, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
17-05-12 Kilmorack Spring Rally (Phipps Hall Beauly) 2017-05-12 Truus de Ceuster March 19, 2017, 2:14 a.m.
161017 The More Unusual Dance Club 2016-10-17 Peter Dixon Oct. 18, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
SEHSCDS 17-03-10 2017-03-10 Peter Dixon Jan. 12, 2017, 4:17 p.m.
161212 The More Unusual Dance Club 2016-12-12 Peter Dixon Nov. 22, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
Aboyne Dance 17 May 2017 William Legge April 17, 2017, 7:36 p.m.
Newark 2017-03-28 End of Term 2017-03-28 John Aitken March 22, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
16 07 17 Summer Dance 2016-07-17 Chris Pratt July 3, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Burns night Stirling RSCDS 27/1/2017 2017-01-27 Jim Armstrong Jan. 26, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
LL Party Programme 2016-07-01 Dave Fielding June 28, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
16 11 19 SASS AGM 2016-11-19 Chris Pratt Aug. 28, 2016, 5:28 p.m.
17 02 18 Worthing LaSER 2017-02-18 Chris Pratt Dec. 2, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2017-05-19 2017-05-19 Amanda Peart Feb. 1, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
The Sunday Class St Andrew's Dance 2016-11-27 2016-11-27 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
16 11 27 Sunday Class 2016-11-27 Chris Pratt Sept. 2, 2016, 9:22 p.m.
Scone 2015 08 04 2015-08-04 Aug. 2, 2015, 9:54 p.m.
Pitlochry 30/07/2016 2016-07-30 Daniel Hintermann July 25, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Dunfermline Picnic charity dance 2017-06-21 John McLean June 1, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
16 09 17 Ashdown 2016-09-17 Chris Pratt July 12, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
Pitlochry with M Anderson 2015-08-29 Aug. 26, 2015, 2:49 p.m.
Dunblane SCDC - Charity Dance 2017-06-09 Bill O'Donnell June 8, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
Epperstone 2017- 05-31 2017-05-31 John Aitken May 14, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
17 06 03 SASS 2017-06-03 Chris Pratt May 13, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Hogmanay Hoolie - Bridge of Allan FK9 4NW 2016-12-31 Bill O'Donnell Dec. 28, 2016, 12:36 p.m.

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