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
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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.
17 07 15 Moulsecoomb 17 08 05 Goring 2017-07-15 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
Joy's Programme 11 April 2017-04-11 Joy Scott March 14, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
17 10 07 Tunbridge Wells and Crowborough 2017-10-07 Chris Pratt Sept. 17, 2017, 8:56 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.
18 06 02 SASS Boreham Street 2018-06-02 Chris Pratt April 8, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
18 01 06 Brighton and Hove 2018-01-06 Chris Pratt Aug. 22, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Bridge Allan 2016-07-23 Daniel Hintermann July 22, 2016, 11:37 a.m.
18 09 22 Brighton and Hove Tartan Ball 2018-09-22 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 10:42 p.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 03 04 Crawley 2017-03-04 Chris Pratt Oct. 11, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Cambridge Society Annual Ball - 5th May 2018 2018-05-05 Armaiti Bedford May 4, 2018, 11:57 a.m.
17 11 18 Eastbourne 2017-11-18 Chris Pratt Sept. 22, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
Chester Caledonian President's and Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-09 Andrew Locke Nov. 26, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
18 04 07 Ashdown 2018-04-07 Chris Pratt Jan. 16, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
170114 Castle Club M Anderson 2017-01-14 Kate Kinnear Dec. 30, 2016, 6:02 p.m.
17 08 05 Goring 2017-07-15 Chris Pratt May 14, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2017-12-08 2017-12-08 Amanda Peart Nov. 6, 2017, 12:51 a.m.
17 04 01 Ashdown 2017-04-01 Chris Pratt Jan. 23, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
Bedford SDG 2018-03-11 Supper Dance 2018-03-11 Keith Rose Jan. 27, 2018, 1:19 p.m.
Tea Dance: Upton Hall 06 Jun 2018 2018-06-06 John Aitken April 27, 2018, 1:48 p.m.
SEHSCDS November 2017 2017-11-10 Dance ForFun Sept. 24, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
Chiswick - 13 May 2018 (orig) 2018-05-13 James Wilson May 14, 2018, 12:22 a.m.
PETER HOSKINS 2018-01-13 Peter Hoskins Oct. 21, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
Newark weekly 06 Mar 2018 2018-03-06 John Aitken Feb. 28, 2018, 12:32 p.m.
Clacks Annual Dance 27 April 18 2018-04-27 John McLean April 22, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Queensferry Lifeboat Dance - 16 Feb 2018 @ 7pm 2018-02-16 Bill O'Donnell Feb. 12, 2018, 1:07 p.m.
Long_Awaited_Party_2 2018-11-30 Stuart Kreloff April 24, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
Joy's Programme - 14 February 2017-02-14 Joy Scott Jan. 16, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Winchester 19 March 2017 Malcolm Austen March 15, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
170603 - Silver Cross 2017-06-03 Peter Dixon April 4, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Duddingston 1 February 2018 2018-02-01 John Watkins Jan. 28, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2017_07_04 2017-07-04 June 2, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Chiswick - 13 May 2018 2018-05-13 James Wilson May 14, 2018, 12:24 a.m.
Summer Tuesdays 2017_09_05 2017-09-05 July 7, 2017, 10:45 p.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.
Maidenhead 2018-01-13 Highland Ball 2018-01-13 David McQuillan Feb. 4, 2018, 10:41 p.m.
Duddingston 25 January 2018 2018-01-25 John Watkins Jan. 21, 2018, 2:56 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.
West MACS Charity Ball 2018 - 14 April 2018 2018-04-14 Stuart Kreloff Feb. 7, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
Chiswick - 19 November 2017 2017-11-19 James Wilson Nov. 20, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
17 09 23 Tartan Ball 2017-09-23 Chris Pratt March 31, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
SQP_20180907Jersey 2018-03-28 Roland Telle March 28, 2018, 1:54 p.m.
Bude 3rd October 14 2014-10-03 Brian Rose July 15, 2014, 12:15 p.m.
Richmond 2018-02-14 Feb. 1, 2018, 1:46 a.m.
Blairgowrie 2018-02-16 Regina Freinbichler Feb. 13, 2018, 11:21 a.m.
Tavira Prog 2 2017-05-06 John McLean April 16, 2017, 7:18 p.m.
180216 Blairgowrie with Marian Anderson 2018-02-16 Kate Kinnear Jan. 18, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
Nantwich Summer Dance - Sat 24 June 2017 2017-06-24 Christine Grove Feb. 24, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Annual Dance 2017 2017-10-14 Amanda Peart July 9, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
Inverurie Christmas Party - Dec 2017 2017-12-13 Brian Anderson Dec. 13, 2017, 4 p.m.
Ashdale Hall Westhill (Aberdeen) 2017-04-28 Brian Anderson April 7, 2017, 1:59 p.m.
Chiswick - 17 December 2017 Kilts & Posh Frocks 2017-12-17 James Wilson Nov. 6, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Lucy Clark SCDC Christmas Dance - Saturday 9 December 2017 Jan Collings July 14, 2017, 11:16 a.m.
Duns Xmas Dance 2017 2017-12-16 Dave Smith Dec. 9, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Berkhamsted (BS&RC) Highland Ball 2018 Short list for Less Experienced Dancers 2018-02-10 Jane Rose Jan. 3, 2018, 11:43 a.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Afternoon Tea Dance 2016-12-16 2016-12-16 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
Chiswick - 19 November 2017 (orig) 2017-11-19 James Wilson Nov. 20, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Peterborough & District RSCDS Charity Social Dance 2018-06-23 2018-06-23 Amanda Peart April 22, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
17-05-12 Kilmorack Spring Rally (Phipps Hall Beauly) 2017-05-12 Truus de Ceuster March 19, 2017, 2:14 a.m.
Newark Burns Night 2017 2017-01-24 John Aitken Jan. 17, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
RSCDS Stirling Burns Dance 2018 2018-02-02 Jim Armstrong Jan. 28, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
Newark weekly 03 Apr 2018 2018-04-03 John Aitken March 19, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
161212 The More Unusual Dance Club 2016-12-12 Peter Dixon Nov. 22, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
Biggar Annual Dance 2018-04-27 Feb. 19, 2018, 2:26 p.m.
Scone with Marian Anderson 170829 2017-08-29 Kate Kinnear July 31, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
161017 The More Unusual Dance Club 2016-10-17 Peter Dixon Oct. 18, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Leeds Branch Dance 16th June 2018 2018-06-16 Janet Brayson April 17, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
LL Party Programme 2016-07-01 Dave Fielding June 28, 2016, 2:04 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.
Newark 2017-03-28 End of Term 2017-03-28 John Aitken March 22, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
Aboyne Dance 17 May 2017 William Legge April 17, 2017, 7:36 p.m.
Stirling with Marian Anderson 2017-07-22 Kate Kinnear July 17, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Lancashire & Cheshire Federation of Scottish Societies - 2018 Ball 2018-11-17 Andrew Locke Dec. 10, 2017, 2:32 p.m.
Wallasey Caledonian Society President’s Night Thursday 12th April 2018 2018-04-12 Andrew Locke March 14, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Aberdour Spring Dance 18.04.18 2018-04-18 John McLean March 15, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Sleaford SCDC Annual Dance 2018-03-24 JOSEPHINE THORPE Feb. 27, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
The Sunday Class St Andrew's Dance 2016-11-27 2016-11-27 Sheila Lewins Nov. 5, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
Northwich Visitors' Night and Christmas Party 2017-12-12 Christine Grove Nov. 23, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Berkhamsted LEX Dance (for Less EXperienced Dancers) 2017 2017-12-08 Jane Rose Oct. 4, 2017, 8:19 a.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.
Scone 2015 08 04 2015-08-04 Kate Kinnear Aug. 2, 2015, 9:54 p.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.
Watford & West Herts Practice for Caledonian Ball 2018 - 04 March 2018 2018-03-04 Stuart Kreloff Feb. 28, 2018, 12:54 a.m.
Pitlochry 30/07/2016 2016-07-30 Daniel Hintermann July 25, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
18 04 21 Shaftesbury & E Knoyle 2018-04-21 Chris Pratt Oct. 10, 2017, 2:38 p.m.
RSCDS LOCHABER 9TH September 2017 Jim Armstrong Sept. 5, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Castle Club with Marian Anderson 171209 2017-12-09 Kate Kinnear Oct. 13, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Watford & West Herts Caledonian Ball 2018 - 17 March 2018 2018-03-17 Stuart Kreloff Dec. 2, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Stamford SCD Club Spring Dance 2018 2018-03-03 Amanda Peart Jan. 17, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
Moulsecoomb Hall January 2018 Dec. 26, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
18 05 12 Eastbourne 2018-05-12 Chris Pratt April 1, 2018, 8:15 p.m.
RSCDS Cheshire Branch Visitors Evening - 18 April 2018 2018-04-18 Andrew Locke Jan. 5, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Pitlochry with Marian Anderson 2017-07-29 Kate Kinnear July 3, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
Dunfermline Picnic charity dance 2017-06-21 John McLean June 1, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
Aberdeen, Peterculter Parish Church Fr 20 April 7:30 2018-04-20 Brian Anderson April 12, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
18 06 30 Brighton and Hove at Hurstpierpoint 2018-06-30 Chris Pratt May 13, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
Scunthorpe Scottish Country Dance Club - 23 June 2018 2018-06-23 Margaret Spence May 20, 2018, 2:36 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.
Pitlochry with M Anderson 2015-08-29 Kate Kinnear Aug. 26, 2015, 2:49 p.m.
16 09 17 Ashdown 2016-09-17 Chris Pratt July 12, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
180617 Brighton RSCDS 2018-06-17 Rodney Burrows March 22, 2018, 3 p.m.
Chiswick - 20 May 2018 Club Night 2018-05-20 James Wilson April 9, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
Dunblane SCDC - Charity Dance 2017-06-09 Bill O'Donnell June 8, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
Nantwich President's and Visitors' Night - Mon 6 Nov 2017 2017-11-06 Christine Grove Sept. 4, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
17 12 09 Brighton and Hove 2017-12-09 Chris Pratt Aug. 22, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
18 03 10 SASS Charity Ball 2018-03-10 Chris Pratt Dec. 20, 2017, 8:31 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.
18 06 17 Brighton RSCDS Strawberry Tea 2018-06-17 Chris Pratt May 20, 2018, 10:37 a.m.
Summer Scottish Country Dance 16 Jun 2018 2018-06-16 John Aitken May 2, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Tea Dance: Epperstone 31 May 2017 2017-05-31 John Aitken April 27, 2018, 1:53 p.m.
20180630 Pitlochry with Marian Anderson 2018-06-30 Kate Kinnear May 24, 2018, 12:48 a.m.
171106 - 171110 Grange-over-Sands (Dancing and Walking Holidays) 2017-11-06 Truus de Ceuster Sept. 30, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
2018_02_10 Berkhamsted Strathspey & Reel Club Highland Ball 2018 2018-02-10 Gerard Elliott Jan. 2, 2018, 10:50 a.m.
Abingdon & Harwell Ball 2017 2017-12-02 Malcolm Austen Aug. 23, 2017, 1:39 p.m.
Nantwich Diamond Anniversary Ball Sat 24 March 2018 2018-03-24 Christine Grove Oct. 23, 2017, 5:52 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.
Hogmanay Hoolie - Bridge of Allan 2017-12-31 Bill O'Donnell Dec. 29, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Silvercross 2017-12-02 Matthew Goulden Dec. 2, 2017, 4:53 p.m.

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