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
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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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Added on: Sept. 11, 2017, 2:51 p.m.
Quality: Demonstration quality

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Truus de Ceuster
Added on: March 18, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Watford & West Herts Scottish Society Improvers' and Beginners' Class - 04 September 2017 2017-09-04 Stuart Kreloff Aug. 24, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
TSC in Evora 10th March 2018 2018-03-10 Amanda Peart Nov. 23, 2017, 3:54 p.m.
Abingdon 30th October 2017-10-30 Sandra McLevy Nov. 13, 2017, 4:41 p.m.
Watford & West Herts Scottish Society Improvers' and Beginners' Class - 20 November 2017 2017-11-20 Stuart Kreloff Nov. 18, 2017, 11:40 p.m.
WDSA Summer Social 2017 2017-05-22 May 14, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2017-12-08 2017-12-08 Amanda Peart Nov. 6, 2017, 12:51 a.m.
17 03 04 Crawley 2017-03-04 Chris Pratt Oct. 11, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
17 08 05 Goring 2017-07-15 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
17 05 13 Eastbourne 2017-05-13 Chris Pratt April 18, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
17 07 15 Moulsecoomb 17 08 05 Goring 2017-07-15 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
Bridge Allan 2016-07-23 Daniel Hintermann July 22, 2016, 11:37 a.m.
Watford & West Herts Christmas Social Dance 2017 - 21 December 2017 2017-12-21 Stuart Kreloff Nov. 10, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
16 12 10 Brighton & Hove Christmas 2016-12-10 Chris Pratt Aug. 28, 2016, 5:36 p.m.
17 11 18 Eastbourne 2017-11-18 Chris Pratt Sept. 22, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
17 10 07 Tunbridge Wells and Crowborough 2017-10-07 Chris Pratt Sept. 17, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
18 01 06 Brighton and Hove 2018-01-06 Chris Pratt Aug. 22, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
170114 Castle Club M Anderson 2017-01-14 Dec. 30, 2016, 6:02 p.m.
17 04 01 Ashdown 2017-04-01 Chris Pratt Jan. 23, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
Chester Caledonian President's and Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-09 Andrew Locke Nov. 26, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
Joy's Programme 11 April 2017-04-11 Joy Scott March 14, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2017_07_04 2017-07-04 June 2, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Joy's Programme - 14 February 2017-02-14 Joy Scott Jan. 16, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Ian Robertson's Tea Dance - Sunday 24 September 2017 (Proceeds to Ollie's Fund) 2017-09-24 Jan Collings July 13, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
PETER HOSKINS 2018-01-13 Peter Hoskins Oct. 21, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
Maidenhead 2018-01-13 Highland Ball 2017-01-14 David McQuillan Nov. 13, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2017_09_05 2017-09-05 July 7, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
SEHSCDS November 2017 2017-11-10 Dance ForFun Sept. 24, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
170603 - Silver Cross 2017-06-03 Peter Dixon April 4, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Winchester 19 March 2017 Malcolm Austen March 15, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
West MACS Charity Ball 2018 - 14 April 2018 2018-04-14 Stuart Kreloff Nov. 7, 2017, 10:57 p.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.
Chiswick - 19 November 2017 2017-11-19 James Wilson Nov. 20, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Inverurie Christmas Party - Dec 2017 2017-12-13 Brian Anderson Dec. 13, 2017, 4 p.m.
Nantwich Summer Dance - Sat 24 June 2017 2017-06-24 Christine Grove Feb. 24, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
17 09 23 Tartan Ball 2017-09-23 Chris Pratt March 31, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
Ashdale Hall Westhill (Aberdeen) 2017-04-28 Brian Anderson April 7, 2017, 1:59 p.m.
Tavira Prog 2 2017-05-06 John McLean April 16, 2017, 7:18 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Annual Dance 2017 2017-10-14 Amanda Peart July 9, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
Bude 3rd October 14 2014-10-03 Brian Rose July 15, 2014, 12:15 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
Newark Burns Night 2017 2017-01-24 John Aitken Jan. 17, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Duns Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-16 Dave Smith Dec. 9, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Lucy Clark SCDC Christmas Dance - Saturday 9 December 2017 Jan Collings July 14, 2017, 11:16 a.m.
Chiswick - 17 December 2017 Kilts & Posh Frocks 2017-12-17 James Wilson Nov. 6, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Chiswick - 19 November 2017 (orig) 2017-11-19 James Wilson Nov. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
17-05-12 Kilmorack Spring Rally (Phipps Hall Beauly) 2017-05-12 Truus de Ceuster March 19, 2017, 2:14 a.m.
Scone with Marian Anderson 170829 2017-08-29 July 31, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
161212 The More Unusual Dance Club 2016-12-12 Peter Dixon Nov. 22, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
161017 The More Unusual Dance Club 2016-10-17 Peter Dixon Oct. 18, 2016, 5:01 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.
Lancashire & Cheshire Federation of Scottish Societies - 2018 Ball 2018-11-17 Andrew Locke Dec. 10, 2017, 2:32 p.m.
Stirling with Marian Anderson 2017-07-22 July 17, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Burns night Stirling RSCDS 27/1/2017 2017-01-27 Jim Armstrong Jan. 26, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
16 07 17 Summer Dance 2016-07-17 Chris Pratt July 3, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
LL Party Programme 2016-07-01 Dave Fielding June 28, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
The Sunday Class St Andrew's Dance 2016-11-27 2016-11-27 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
17 02 18 Worthing LaSER 2017-02-18 Chris Pratt Dec. 2, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Northwich Visitors' Night and Christmas Party 2017-12-12 Christine Grove Nov. 23, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2017-05-19 2017-05-19 Amanda Peart Feb. 1, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
Berkhamsted LEX Dance (for Less EXperienced Dancers) 2017 2017-12-08 Jane Rose Oct. 4, 2017, 8:19 a.m.
16 11 27 Sunday Class 2016-11-27 Chris Pratt Sept. 2, 2016, 9:22 p.m.
16 11 19 SASS AGM 2016-11-19 Chris Pratt Aug. 28, 2016, 5:28 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.
RSCDS LOCHABER 9TH September 2017 Jim Armstrong Sept. 5, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Watford & West Herts Caledonian Ball 2018 - 17 March 2018 2018-03-17 Stuart Kreloff Dec. 2, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
18 04 21 Shaftesbury & E Knoyle 2018-04-21 Chris Pratt Oct. 10, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
Castle Club with Marian Anderson 171209 2017-12-09 Oct. 13, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Dunfermline Picnic charity dance 2017-06-21 John McLean June 1, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch Visitors Evening - 18 April 2017 2018-04-18 Andrew Locke Dec. 7, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
Pitlochry with Marian Anderson 2017-07-29 July 3, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
18 01 13 SASS Moulsecoomb 2018-01-13 Chris Pratt Sept. 24, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Chiswick - 26 November 2017 (orig) 2017-11-26 James Wilson Nov. 27, 2017, 12:33 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.
17 12 09 Brighton and Hove 2017-12-09 Chris Pratt Aug. 22, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Nantwich President's and Visitors' Night - Mon 6 Nov 2017 2017-11-06 Christine Grove Sept. 4, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
Dunblane SCDC - Charity Dance 2017-06-09 Bill O'Donnell June 8, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
18 02 10 Mid Sussex 2018-02-10 Chris Pratt Nov. 19, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
17 10 21 Bognor Regis 2017-10-21 Chris Pratt Aug. 13, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
Epperstone 31 May 2017 2017-05-31 John Aitken Aug. 14, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
171106 - 171110 Grange-over-Sands (Dancing and Walking Holidays) 2017-11-06 Truus de Ceuster Sept. 30, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
Abingdon & Harwell Ball 2017 2017-12-02 Malcolm Austen Aug. 23, 2017, 1:39 p.m.
17 06 03 SASS 2017-06-03 Chris Pratt May 13, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Nantwich Diamond Anniversary Ball Sat 24 March 2018 2018-03-24 Christine Grove Oct. 23, 2017, 5:52 p.m.
Hogmanay Hoolie - Bridge of Allan FK9 4NW 2016-12-31 Bill O'Donnell Dec. 28, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
Silvercross 2017-12-02 Matthew Goulden Dec. 2, 2017, 4:53 p.m.

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