Third Quarter Syllabus 2015

Beginning East Coast Swing

  1) Basic, Basic Turning Left, Turning Right
  2)  Throwout Underarm Turn
  3)  Tucks, Handshake, Right to Left, Double Hand Hold
  4) Alternating Underarm Turn
  5) Shoulder Check
  6)  Cradle
  7) Cradle to Hammerlock
  8) Sugar Push

Intermediate Country Two Step

  1)  Hand to Hand Grapevine Corward
  2)  Hand to Hand Grapevine Backward
  3) Basket Whip
  4) Shoulder Catch
  5) Inside Weave
  6)  Outside/Inside Weave
  7) Side by Side Freespins
  8) Roll In, Roll Out

Advanced Foxtrot

  1) Oversway
  2)  Hair Pin from Reverse
  3) Hair Pin from Promenade
4) Slide and Check
  5)  Fallaway and Weave
  6) Curved Rinning Steps
  7) Natural Fallaway
  8) Outside Swivel

Second Quarter Syllabus 2015

Beginning Country Two Step

  1) Progressive Basic, Promenade Basic
  2)  Right Turning Basic: (a) Half Furn with Natural Finish, (b) with Crossbody Lead
  3)  Promenade Pivot
  4) Left Underarm Turn from Promenade Position
  5) Right Underarm Turn from Promenade Position
  6)  Wrap: (a) with Walk Out, (b) with Check Turn
  7) Sweetheart: (a) Check Turn with Right Hand, (b) Check Turn with Left Hand
  8) Closed Grapevine

Intermediate Cha Cha

  1)  Shadow Positions
  2)  Alternating Underarm Turns
  3) Crossbody Pullback
  4) Butterfly
  5) Three Cha Chas
  6)  Crossover Flick to Side Break
  7) Crossover Flick Combination

Intermedicate Foxtrot

  1) Promenade Twist
  2)  Promenade Pivot
  3) Running Steps in Basic Rhythm
4) Running Steps in Box Rhythm
  5)  Open Left Box
  6) Open Right Box
  7) Advanced Grapevine
  8) Weave From Promenade

First Quarter Syllabus 2015

Beginning Cha Cha

  1) Basic in Place, Side Basic
  2)  Progressive basic
  3)  Outside Partner
  4) Crossover Break
  5) Crossbody Lead
  6)  Open Break Underarm turn
  7) Chase Turn
  8) Shoulder Check

Beginning Foxtrot

  1) Basic
  2)  Promenade
  3)  Rock Turn to Left, Rock Turn to Right
  4) Sway Step
  5) Promenade Underarm Turn, Sway Underarm Turn
  6)  Zigzag in Line, Zigzag Outside Partner
  7) Box Step
  8) Twinkle
  9) Fallaway Twinkle, Turning Twinkle

Intermedicate Bolero

   1) Spot Turn Combination
  2)  Hip Twist and Spin
  3) Open Check
4) Walks and Fan
  5 )  Overturned Crossbody Lead

Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2014

Beginning Bolero

  1) Basic Movement
  2)  Open Break and Underarm Turn
  3)  Underarm Pass
  4) Left Side Pass
  5) Crossover Break
  6)  Check and Circular Walk
  7) Romantic Sways
  8) Check Underam Pass

Intermediate Salsa

  1)  Back Spot Turn
  2)  Crossbody Lead, Open Break to Shoulder Turn
3) She Goes, He Goes, She Goes
  4) Back Pass
  5)  The Spiral
  6) Back Roll
  7) Drop Hand Catch
  8) Lady's Left to Man's Right Turn

Advanced Waltz

  1) Open Right Turn with Underam Turn 
  2)  Twinkle Connection, Check and Developé
  3) Fallaway and Weave
4) Open Progressive Twinkles
  5)  Oversway
  6) Flip Flops
  7) Hairpins, from Reverse and from Promenade Position
  8) The Waterfall

Third Quarter Syllabus 2014

Beginning Salsa

  1) Forward and Back Basic, Back Breaks, Side Breaks
  2)  Underarm Turns Right:  Basic with Lady's Right Turn, Basic with Man's Right Turn
3)  Underarm Turns:  Basic with Lady's Broken Left, Basic with Man's Broken Left
  4) Underarm Turns Left:  Back Breaks with Lady's Left Turn, Back Break with Man's Left Turn
  5) Crossbody Lead
  6)  Crossbody Lead with Lady's Inside Turn
  7) Catch the Back or Two Way Underarm Turn

Intermediate Waltz

  1)  Progressive Twinkles
  2)  Turning Twinkles
  3) Grapevine
  4) Promenade Chassé
  5)  Fallaway and Box
  6) Twinkle and Weave
  7) Open Left Box
  8) Open Right Turn

Intermediate II/variations Rumba

  1) Left Side Catch, Cradle and Roll Out
  2)  Butterfly (variation - Cha Cha)
  3) Spiral Swivel
4) Check and Circular Walk (variation - Bolero)
  5)  Romantic Sways (variation - Bolero)
  6) Swivel Combination
  7) Side Breaks (variation - Mambo)
  8) Crossbody Lead with Inside Turn (variation - Mambo)

 Second Quarter Syllabus 2014

Beginning Waltz

  1) Box Step;  Box Step with Underarm Turn
  2)  Progressive
  3)  Left Turning Box;  Right Turning Box
  4) Balance Steps;  Balance Steps and Box
  5) Simple Twinkle
  6)  Two-Way Underarm Turn
  7) Face to Face - Back to Back
  8) Reverse Turn
  9) Natural Turn

Intermediate Rumba

  1)  Shoulder Check
  2)  Cradle Circle
  3) Quick Underarm Turn and Loop
  4) Open Circular Walks
  5)  Spot Turn Combination
  6) Alternating Underarm Turns
  7) Open Swivel Walks

Advanced Country Two Step

  1) Twist Turn 
  2)  Twist Turn with Left barrel Roll
  3) Check Turns:  Left, Right Check Turn
4) Check Turns:  Windhield Wiper
  5)  Check Turns:  Shoulder Roll
  6) Elbow Catch Free Spin
  7) Wrap In/Wrap Out
  8) Right Barrel Roll

 First Quarter Syllabus 2014

Beginning Rumba

  1) Side Basic, Fifth Position, Box Step
  2)  Crossbody Lead
  3)  Outside Partner
  4) Slow Underarm Turn
  5) Open Break Underarm Turn
  6)  Crossover Breaks
  7) Crossover and Side Rocks
  8) Open Rumba Walks
  9) Shoulder Check

Intermediate Rumba

  1) Hand to Hand Grapevine, Forward
  2)  Hand to Hand Grapevine, Backward
  3)  Basket Whip
  4) Shoulder Catch to Left Underarm Turn
6) Inside Weave
  7)  Outside Weave
  8) Outside/Inside Weave
  9) Side by Side Free Spins

Advanced Country Two Step

  1) Two-Step Twirl
  2)  Lady's Swivel and Pivots
  3)  Man's Hammerlock and Shoulder Spin
  4) Runaround
  6)  Man's Fans and Barrel Turn
  7) Hand Change behind Lady's Back and Oversway

 Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2013

Beginning Country Two Step

  1) Progressive Basic, Promenade Basic
  2)  Right Turning Basic:  Half Turn with Natural Finish;  with Crossbody Lead
  3)  Promenade Pivot
  4) Left Underarm Turn from Promenade Position
  5) Right Underarm Turn from Promenade Position
  6)  Wrap:  With Walk Out;  with Check Turn
  7) Sweatheart:  Check Turn with Right Hand;  Check Turn with Left Hand
  8) Closed Grapevine

Intermediate Samba

  1) Rolling Box
  2)  Voltas to Left and Right
  3)  Open Break
  4) Advanced Left Turn
5) Contra Bota Fogas
  6)  Side Samba Walks and Voltas
  7) Bota Foga Combination
  8) Roll In & Out

Advanced Nightclub Two Step

  1) Progressive Flip Flop with Man's Turn
  2)  Outside Turn with Man's Hand Change
  3)  Traveling Right Turn
  4) Shadow Traveler 
5) Alternating Turns and Around the Back
  6)  She Goes, He Goes
  7) Alternating Rondés
  8) Spinning Hammerlock, Cradle and Corté

Third Quarter Syllabus 2013

Beginning Samba 

  1) Basic, Forward and Back, Side to Side
  2)  Fifth Position, Box
  3)  Extended Box
  4) Samba Walks
  5) Forward and Back Spiral
  6)  Reverse Samba Walks
  7) Promenade and Counterpromenade Bota Fogas
  8) Opening out Left and Right
  9) Rolling Box

Intermediate Nightclub Two Step

  1) Criss Cross and Underarm Turn
  2)  Double Underarm Turn and Waist Slide
  3)  Lady's Fan
  4) Man's Spinning Hook Turn
  5) Ballroom Pivot
  6)  Around the World
  7) Opposition Break, Inside Turn,Crossbody Lead

Intermediate Viennese Waltz

No new steps were taught in this quarter. 

The main focus of this class was to consolidate the teachings of theprevious quarter and enable students to effectively
use the steps that they have already learned.

 

Second Quarter Syllabus 2013

Beginning Viennese Waltz

  1) Balance Steps, Fifth Position Breaks, Fifth Position Breaks with Underarm Turn
  2)  Left Turn
  3)  Crossbody Lead and Underarm Turn
  4) Hand to Hans
  5) Forward Progressive Changes
  6)  BackWard Progressive Changes
  7) Right Turning Box
  8) Change of Place
  9) Curtsey and Bow
  10) Review

Beginning Nightclub Two Step

  1) Two Step Basic;  Outside Underarm Turn
  2)  Opening out Left and Right;  Flip-Flop in Place
  3)  Shadow Position
  4) Shoulder Check;  Cradles
  5) Traveling Crosses Left and Right
  6)  Inside Underarm Turn;  & with Lady's Spin
  7) Through the Window
  8) Opposition and Travel to the Right
  9) Push Spin
  10) Review

Intermediate East Coast Swing

  1) Review of last quarter steps
  2)  Cradle to Hammerlock
  3)  Sugar Push Throwout
  4) Double Face Loops
  5) Opposition Break and Roll Out
  6)  Whirlpool
  7) Wrist Spin and Alternating Turn
  8) Face Loops and Tuck Spin
  9) Tuck In, Alternating Hammerlocks
  10) Review

First Quarter Syllabus 2013

Beginning East Coast Swing

  1) Basic, Basic Turning Left, Basic Turning Right
  2)  Throwout, Underarm Turn
  3)  Underarm Turn from Basic
  4) Tuck Ins
  5) Alternating Underarm Turns
  6)  Shoulder Check
  7) Cradle

Intermediate Hustle

  1)  Back Spot Turn
  2)  Grapevine
  3) Sliding Doors
  4) Crossbody lead with Inside Turn
  5)  Shadow with Comb, Shadow with Free Spin
  6) New York Walk
  7) Shadow to Comb with Left Turn Exit
  8) Progressive Shadow, Continuous Shadow

Intermediate II Quickstep

 However, the main focus of this class was to consolidate the teachings of the last two quarters and enable students to effectively sequence the steps that they have already learned.

 

Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2012:

Beginning Hustle

  1) Hesitation, The Wheel, Underarm Turn Combination
  2)  Leader's Behind the Back Pass and Follower's Bridge
  3)  Crossbody Lead,
Crossbody Lead with Open Break to Return
  4) Return to Face Loop
  5) Double Hand Hold Bridges
  6)  The Whip
  7) Cradle with Continuous Left,
Cradle In and Out

Intermediate Cha Cha

  1)  Shadow Positions
  2)  Alternating Underam Turns
  3) Crossbody Pullback
  4) Three Cha Chas
  5)  Crossover Flick to Side Break
  6) Crossover Flick Combination

Intermediate Quickstep

  1)  Tipple Chassé to Right
  2)  Double Reverse Turn
  3)  Chassé Reverse Turn
  4) Closed Impetus
  5) Reverse Pivot
  6)  V-6

 Third Quarter Syllabus 2012:

Beginning Cha Cha

  1) Basic in Place, Side Basic
  2)  Progressive basic
  3)  Outside Partner
  4) Crossover Break
  5) Crossbody Lead
  6)  Open Break Underarm turn
  7) Chase Turn
  8) Shoulder Check
  9) Shadow Positions

Beginning Quickstep

  1) Quarter Turn to Right, Progressive Chassé
  2)  Forward Lock Steps
  3)  Natural Turn with Hesitation
  4)  Progressive Chassé to Right
  5) Back Lock
  5)  Running Finish
  7) Natural Spin Turn
  8) Natural Turn and Back Lock

Intermediate American Style Tango

  1) Rock Steps
  2)  Contra Rocks
  3)  Promenade Pivots
  4) Oversway
  5)  Quick Right Turn
  6) Oversway and Rondé
  7) Fallaway Fans

Second Quarter Syllabus 2012:

Beginning American Style Tango

  1) Basic Straight and Circular
  2)  Promenade Turning Left, Turning Right
  3)  Corté Single  and Double
  4) Fan
  5) Reverse Turn, and with Outside Swivel
  6)  Open Fan with Underarm Turn
  7) Check Promenade
  8) Right Side Fans
  9) Continuous Left Rock Turns

Intermediate Bolero

  1)  Check Underarm Pass
  2)  Spot Turn Combination
  3)  Open Check
  4) Overturned Crossbody Lead
  5) Checked Pass, Hip Twist and Spin
  6)  Crossover, Quick Sit and Rumba Rocks
  7) Alternating Underarm Turns (variation)
  8) Crossbody Lead with Inside Underarm Turn (variation)

Advanced Foxtrot

  1) Weave from Promenade
  2)  Chair and Slip Pivot
  3)  Oversway
  4) Hairpin from Reverse, Hairpin from Promenade
  5)  Slide and Check
  6) Fallaway and Weave
  7) Curved Running Steps
  8) Natural Fallaway

First Quarter Syllabus 2012:

Beginning Bolero

  1) Basic Movement
  2)  Open Break and Underarm Turn
  3)  Underarm Pass
  4) Left Side Pass
  5) Crossover Breaks
  6)  Check and Circular Walks
  7) Romantic Sways

Intermediate Foxtrot

  2)  Promenade Twinkles
  3)  Promenade Twist
  4)  Promenade Pivot
  5) Running Steps in Basic Rhythm
  6) Running Steps in Box Rhythm
  7)  Open Left Box
  8) Open Right Box
  9) Advanced Grapevine

Advanced West Coast Swing

  1) Rewind Whip
  2) Push Break with Taps
  3)  Reverse Underarm with Man's Roll In
  4)  Man's Neck Wrap
  5) Lady's Left Side Pass with Hip Stop
  6)  Stalker Whip
  7) Underarm Turn with Attitude
  8) Oh Crap Break
  9) Right Side Pass with Small Slide
  10) Whip with Travel hits

Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2011:

Beginning Foxtrot

  1) Basic
  2)  Promenade
  3)  Rock Turn to Left, Rock Turn to Right
  4) Sway Step
  5) Promenade Underarm Turn, Sway Underarm Turn
  6)  Zigzag in Line, Zigzag Outside Partner
  7) Box Step
  8) Twinkle
  9) Fallaway Twinkle
  10) Turning Twinkle

Intermediate West Coast Swing

  1)  Tuck with Free Spin
  2)  Two hand Contrabody Tuck
  3) Underarm Catch
  4) Two hand Cross Strut Tuck
  5)  Lock Whip
  6) Release Whip
  7) Closed Whip
  8) Whip with Inside Roll, Whip with Outside Roll

Intermediate II/Variations Rumba

  1) Roll Out, Circle Wrap
  2)  Butterfly (variation - Cha Cha)
  3)  Spiral Swivel
  4) Check and Circular Walk (variation - Bolero)
  5)  Romantic Sways (variation - Bolero)
  6) Swivel Combination
  7) Side Breaks (variation - Mambo)
  8) Crossbody Lead with Inside Turn (variation - Mambo)

Third Quarter Syllabus 2011:

Beginning West Coast Swing

  1) Foot Positions, Triple Rhythm Break & Anchor
  2)  Left Side Pass
  3)  Underarm Turn
  4) Continuous Right Side Pass
  5) Singular Right Side Pass
  6)  Hand Change Starter Step
  7) Underarm with Hand Change
  8) Turning Basic
  9) Slingshot Rollout
  10) Rotational Starter Step
  11) Slingshot Throwout
  10) Push break (Sugar Push)

Intermediate Rumba

  1) Review beginning steps
  2)  Cradle Circle
  3)  Quick Underarm Turn and Loop
  4) Open Circular Walks
  5) Spot Turn Combination
  6)  Alternating Underarm Turns
  7) Open Swivel Walks
  8) Left Side Catch, Cradle and Rollout
  9) Quick Underarm Turn
  10) Review

Advanced Waltz

  1) Check and Developé
  2)  Chair and Slip Pivot
  3)  Fallaway and Weave
  4) Progressive Open Twinkles
  5)  Oversway
  5) Flip Flops
  7) Hairpin - Reverse
  8) Hairpin from Promenade Position

Second Quarter Syllabus 2011:

Beginning Rumba

  1) Side Basic, Fifth Position, Box Step
  2)  Crossbody Lead
  3)  Outside Partner
  4) Slow Underarm Turn
  5) Open Break Underarm Turn
  6)  Crossover Break
  7) Crossover and Side Rocks
  8) Open Rumba Walks
  9) Shoulder Check

Styling and Technique

  1) Merengue
  2)  Waltz
  3)  Cha Cha
  4) Foxtrot
  5) East Coast Swing
  6)  Salsa
  7) American Tango
  8) Rumba
  9) Nightclub Two Step
  10) Samba

Intermediate Waltz

  1)  Turning Twinkles
  2)  Grapevine
  3) Promenade Chasse
  4) Fallaway and Box
  5)  Twinkle and Weave
  6) Open Left Box
  7) Open Right Box

First Quarter Syllabus 2011:

Beginning Waltz

  1) Box Step;  Box Step with Underarm Turn
  2)  Progressive
  3)  Left Turning Box;  Right Turning Box
  4) Balance Steps;  Balance Steps and Box
  5) Simple Twinkle
  6)  Two-Way Underarm Turn
  7) Face to Face - Back to Back
  8) Reverse Turn
  9) Natural Turn
  10) Progressive Twinkles

Intermediate Merengue

  1)  Forward Spot Turn
  2)  Back Spot Turn
  3) Roll In and Out
  4) Man's Circle Wrap
  5)  Progressive Congo
  6) Face Loops
  7) Man's Duck Wrap
  8 Crossbody Lead

Advanced Country Two Step

  1)  Outside/Inside Weave
  2)  Side by Side Free Spins
  3) Twist Turn:  Twist Turn;   Left Barrel Roll
  4) Check Turns:  Left, Right Check Turn;   Shoulder Roll
  5)  Elbow Catch Free Spin
  6) Wrap In/Wrap Out
  7) Right Barrel Roll

Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2010:

Beginning Merengue 

  1) Merengue Basic to the Side
  2)  Back Rocks
  3)  Side Breaks
  4) Arm Slide
  5) Back to Back
  6)  Swivels, Straight and Turning
  7) Conga Breaks, Simple and Crossing
  8) Merengue Glide

Intermediate Country Two Step

  1)  Closed Grapevine
  2)  Hand to Hand Grapevine, Forward
  3) Hand to Hand Grapevine, Backward
  4) Basket Whip
  5) Shoulder Catch
  6) Inside Weave
  7) Outside Weave

Advanced (II) Nightclub Two Step

  1) Lady's Swivel and Pivots
  2)  Man's Hammerlock and Shoulder Spin
  3)  Run Around
  4) Check and Reverse
  5) Romantic Wrap
  6)  Man's Fans and Barrel Turn
  7) Man's Change Behind Lady's Back and Oversway

Third Quarter Syllabus 2010:

Beginning Country Two Step

  1) Progressive Basic, Promenade Basic
  2)  Right Turning Basic, a) Half Turn with Natural Finish,
b) with Crossbody Lead
  3)  Promenade Pivot
  4) Left Underarm Turn From Promenade
  5) Right Underarm Turn From Promenade
  6)  Wrap, a) with Walk Out, b) with Check Turn
  7) Sweetheart, a) Check Turn with Right Hand
b) Check Turn with Left Hand

Intermediate Samba

  1)  Rolling Box
  2)  Voltas to Left and Right
  3) Open Break
  4) Advanced Left Turn
  5)  Contra Bota Fogas
  6) Side Samba Walks and Voltas
  7) Bota Foga Combination
  8) Roll In & Out

Advanced Nightclub Two Step

  1)  Progressive Flip Flop with Man's Turn
  2)  Outside Turn with Man's Hand Change
  3) Traveling Right Turn
  4) Shadow Traveler 
  5)  Alternating Turns and Around the Back
  6) She Goes, He Goes
  7) Alternating Rondés
  8) Spinning Hammerlock, Cradle and Corté

Second Quarter Syllabus 2010:

Beginning Samba

  1) Basic, Forward and Back, Side to Side
  2)  Fifth Position, Box
  3)  Extended Box
  4) Samba Walks
  5) Forward and Back Spiral
  6)  Reverse Samba Walks
  7) Promenade and Counterpromenade Bota Fogas
  8) Opening Out Left and Right

Intermediate Nightclub Two Step

  1)  Criss Cross and Underarm Turn
  2)  Double Underarm Turn and Waist Slide
  3) Lady's Fan
  4) Man's Spinning Hook Turn
  5)  Ballroom Pivot
  6) Around the World
  8) Opposition Break, Inside Turn, Crossbody Lead

Advanced American Style Tango

  1)  Quick Right Turn
  2)  Oversway and Rondé
  3) Fallaway Fan
  4) Fallaway Rondé
  5)  Spanish Drag
  6) Underarm Turn to Shadow
  7) Shadow Rocks
  8) Shadow Drag

First Quarter Syllabus 2010:

Beginning Nightclub Two Step

  1) Two Step Basic;  Outside Underarm Turn
  2)  Opening out Left and Right;  Flip-Flop in Place
  3)  Shadow Position
  4) Shoulder Check;  Cradles
  5) Traveling Crosses Left and Right
  6)  Inside Underarm Turn;  & with Lady's Spin
  7) Through the Window
  8) Opposition and Travel to the Right
  9) Push Spin

Intermediate East Coast Swing

  1)  Sugarpush Throwout
  2)  Double Face Loops
  3) Opposition Break and Roll Out
  4) Whirlpool
  5)  Wrist Spin and Alternating Turn
  6) Face Loops and Tuck Spin
  7) Tuck In, Alternating Hammerlock
  8) Two hand Catch and Spin

Intermediate American Style Tango

  1)  Twist Turn Turning Left, Turning Right
  2)  Running Steps
  3) Rock Steps
  4) Contra Rocks
  5)  Promenade Pivots
  6) Continuous Left Rock Turn
  7) Oversway

 

Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2009:

Beginning East Coast Swing

  1) Basic, Basic Turning Right, Turning Left
  2)  Throwout, Underarm Turn
  3)  Tuck Ins (handshake, right to left, double hand)
  4) Alternating Underarm Turns
  5) Shoulder Check
  6)  Cradle,
  7) Cradle to Hammerlock

Beginning American Tango

  1) Basic straight / circular
  2)  Promenade turning left / right
  3)  Corte single / double
  4) Fan
  5) Reverse turn / with outside swivel
  6)  Open fan with underarm turn
  7) Check promenade
  8) Right side fans

Third Quarter Syllabus 2009:

Beginning Quickstep

  1) Quarter Turn to Right, Progressive Chassé
  2)  Forward Lock
  3)  Natural Turn with Hesitation
  4) Progressive Chassé to Right
  5) Review
  6)  Back Lock
  7) Running Finish
  8) Natural Spin Turn

Intermediate Cha Cha

  1)  Alternating Underarm Turns
  2)  Crossbody Pullback
  3) Three Cha Chas
  4) Crossover Flick to Side Break
  5)  Crossover Flick Combination
  6) Back Spot Turn with Quick Underarm Turn
  7) Pullback Grapevine
  8) Crossbody, Surprise, Quick Turn

Advanced Foxtrot

  1)  Oversway
  2)  Hairpin from Reverse, Hairpin from Promenade
  3) Slide and Check
  4) Fallaway and Weave
  5)  Curved Running Steps
  6) Natural Fallaway
  7) Outside Swivel
  8) Hover Corté

Second Quarter Syllabus 2009:

Beginning Cha Cha

  1) Basic in Place, Side Basic
  2)  Progressive Basic
  3)  Outside Partner
  4) Crossover Break
  5) Crossbody Lead
  6)  Open Break, Underarm Turn
  7) Chase Turn
  8) Shoulder Check
  9) Shadow Positions
  10) Butterfly

Intermediate Foxtrot

  1) Review last quarter, Promenade Twinkles
  2)  Promenade Twist
  3)  Promenade Pivot
  4) Running Steps in Basic Rhythm
  5) Running Steps in Box Rhythm
  6)  Open Left Box
  7) Open Right Box
  8) Advanced Grapevine
  9) Weave From Promenade
  10) Chair and Slip Pivot

Intermediate Hustle

  1) Review last quarter, Grapevine
  2)  Sliding Doors
  3)  Crossbody Lead with Inside Turn
  4) Shadow with Comb
Shadow with Free Spin
  5) New York Walk
  6)  Shadow to Comb with Left Turn Exit
  7) Progressive Shadow, Continuous Shadow
  8) Traveling Shadow
  9) New York Walk with Styling
  10) Las Vegas, Basic and Syncopated Timing

First Quarter Syllabus 2009:

Beginning Foxtrot

  1) Basic
  2)  Promenade
  3)  Rock Turn to Left, Rock Turn to Right
  4) Sway Step
  5) Promenade Underarm Turn, Sway Underarm Turn
  6)  Zigzag in Line, Zigzag Outside Partner
  7) Box
  8) Twinkle
  9) Fallaway Twinkle
  10) Turning Twinkles

Beginning Hustle

  1) Hesitation, The Wheel, Underarm Turn Combination
  2)  Leader's Behind the Back Pass and Follower's Bridge
  3)  Crossbody Lead,
Crossbody Lead with Open Break to Return
  4) Return to Face Loop
  5) Double Hand Hold Bridges
  6)  The Whip
  7) Cradle with Continuous Left,
Cradle In and Out
  8) Back Spot Turn

Intermediate Bolero

  1)  Hip Twist and Spin
  2)  Open Check
  3) Overturned Crossbody Lead
  4)  Checked Pass, Hip Twist and Spin
  5) Crossover, Quick Sit and Rumba Rocks
  6) Alternating Underarm Turns (variation)
  7) Crossbody Lead with Inside Underarm Turn (variation)

 Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2008

Beginning Bolero

  1) Basic Movement
  2)  Open Break and Underarm Turn
  3)  Underarm Pass
  4) Left Side Pass
  5) Crossover Breaks
  6)  Check and Circular Walks
  7) Romantic Sways
  8) Check Underarm Pass
  9) Spot Turn Combination

Intermediate West Coast Swing

  1) Release Whip
  2)  Lock Whip
  3)  Whip with Inside Roll
  4) Whip with Outside Roll
  5) Underarm Catch
  6)  Two Hand Contra Body Tuck
  7) Two Hand Cross Strut Tuck
  8) Continuous Tuck
  9) Tuck with Free Spin

Intermediate Salsa

  1) Underarm Turns
  2)  Underarm Turns Left
  3)  She goes, he goes, she goes
  4) Back Pass
  5) The Spiral
  6)  Back Roll
  7) Drop Hand Catch
  8) Lady's Left to Man's Right Turn
  9) Social Step

Third Quarter Syllabus 2008:

Beginning Salsa

  1) Basic Step
  2)  Back Breaks and Side Breaks
  3)  Crossbody Lead
  4) Lady's Right Turn
  5) Man's Right Turn
  6)  Catch the back or Two-Way Underarm Turn
  7) Crossbody Lead with Inside Turn
  8) Back Spot Turn
  9) Crossbody Lead - Open Break to Shoulder Turn
  10) Back Pass

Beginning West Coast Swing

  1) Foot Positions, Triple Rhythm Break & Anchor
  2)  Left Side Pass
  3)  Underarm Turn
  4) Continuous Right Side Pass
  5) Singular Right Side Pass
  6)  Hand Change Starter Step
  7) Underarm with Hand Change
  8) Turning Basic
  9) Slingshot Rollout
  10) Rotational Starter Step

Intermediate/variations Rumba

  1) Roll Out, Circle Wrap
  2)  Butterfly (variation - Cha Cha)
  3)  Spiral Swivel
  4) Check and Circular Walk (variation - Bolero)
  6)  Romantic Sways (variation - Bolero)
  7) Swivel Combination
  8) Side Breaks (variation - Mambo)
  9) Crossbody Lead with Inside Turn (variation - Mambo)

Second Quarter Syllabus 2008:

Beginning Argentine Tango

  1) Basic
  2)  Weight Changes in Place, Side Step, Rock Step,
  3)  Walking
  4) Forward Ochos
  5) Back Ochos
  6)  Windmill to the Right
  7) Windmill to the Left
  8) Cross System Basic
  9) Walking Variation
  10) Walking with Turn

 Intermediate Rumba

  1) Review 1st Quarter (Beginning) Steps
  2)  Quick Underarm Turn and Loop
  3)  Open Circular Walks
  4) Spot Turn Combination
  5)  Alternating Underarm Turns
  6) Open Swivel Walks
  7) Shadow Variation
  8) Swivel Combination

Advanced Waltz

  1) Check and Develope
  2)  Chair and Slip Pivot
  3)  Fallaway and Weave
  4) Progressive Open Twinkle
  5)  Oversway
  6) Flip Flops
  7) Hairpin - Reverse
  8) Hairpin from Promenade Position

First Quarter Syllabus 2008:

Beginning Rumba

  1) Box Step, Box Step with Slow Underarm Turn
  2)  Crossbody Lead
  3)  Outside Partner
  4) Open Break, Underarm Turn
  5) Crossover Break
  6)  Crossover and Side Rocks
  7) Open Rumba Walks
  8) Shoulder Check
  9) Fifth Position Breaks
  10) Cradle Circle

 Intermediate Waltz

  1) Grapevine
  2)  Promenade Chasse
  3)  Fallaway and Rock
  4) Twinkle and Weave
  5)  Open Left Box
  6) Open Right Turn
  7) Open Right Turn with Underarm Turn
  8) Twinkle Connection

Intermediate East Coast Swing

  1) Opposition Break and Roll Out
  2)  Whirlpool
  3)  Wrist Spin and Alternating Turn
  4) Face Loops and Tuck Spin
  5)  Tuck In, Alternating Hammerlock
  6) Two Hand Catch and Spin
  7) Rotating Basic
  8) Side to Side and Running Pass

Fourth Quarter Syllabus 2007:

Beginning Waltz

  1) Basic Box, Progressive
  2)  Balance Steps
  3)  Quarter Turn Box - Left and Right
  4) Box with Underarm Turn
  5) Face to Face - Back to Back
  6)  Simple Twinkle, Turning Twinkle
  7) Progressive Twinkles
  8) Two Way Underarm Turn
  9) 3/8 Turn Combination
  10) Turn Combination with Underarm Turns

 Beginning East Coast Swing

  1) Basic, Basic Turning Right, Turning Left
  2)  Throwout, Underarm Turn
  3)  Tuck Ins (handshake, right to left, double hand)
  4) Alternating Underarm Turns
  5) Shoulder Check
  6)  Cradle,
  7) Cradle to Hammerlock
  8) Sugarpush Throwout
  9) Double Face Loops
  10) Opposition Break and Roll Out

Intermediate Nightclub Two Step

  1) Criss Cross and Underarm Turn
  2)  Double Underarm Turn and Waist Slide
  3)  Lady's Fan
  4) Man's Spinning Hook Turn
  5) Ballroom Pivot
  6)  Around the World
  7) Opposition Break, Inside Turn,Crossbody Lead
  8) Progressive Flip Flops and Quick Time Break
  9) Man's Wrap
  10) Lady's Hammerlock and Man's Spin

Third Quarter Syllabus 2007:

Beginning Night Club Two Step

  1) Two Step Basic;  Outside Underarm Turn
  2)  Opening out Left and Right;  Flip-Flop in Place
  3)  Shadow Position
  4) Shoulder Check;  Cradles
  5) Traveling Crosses Left and Right
  6)  Inside Underarm Turn;  & with Lady's Spin
  7) Through the Window
  8) Opposition and Travel to the Right
  9) Push Spin
  10) Criss Cross and Underarm Turn

 Intermediate Samba

  1) Open Break
  2)  Advanced Left Turn
  3)  Contra Bota Foga
  4) Side Samba Walks and Voltas
  5) Bota Foga Combination
  6)  Roll In and Out
  7) Promenade Runs
  8) Rolling off the Arm
  9) Advanced Left Turn and Kicks
  10) Fallaway and Spin

Advanced Cha-Cha

  1) Pullback Combination (review)
  2)  Open Turn, Wrap and Syncopation (review)
  3)  Crossover Twist and Fan
  4) Forward and Back Syncopation
  5) Across the Back
  6)  Syncopated Crossover Variation
  7) Advanced Crossbody Lead
  8) Alternating Two Hand Catch Break
  9) Pullback Ronde
  10) Advanced Three Cha Chas

Second Quarter Syllabus 2007:

Intermediate American Tango

  1) Twist turn to the right
  2)  Running steps
  3)  Rock steps
  4) Contra Rocks
  5) Promenade pivots
  6)  Continuous left rock turn
  7) Oversway
  8) Quick right turn
  9) Oversway and ronde
  10) Fallaway fan

 Beginning Samba 

  1) Basic, forward and back, side to side
  2)  Fifth Position, box
  3)  Extended box
  4) Samba walks
  5) Forward and back spiral
  6)  Reverse samba walks
  7) Promenade and counterpromenade bota fogas
  8) Opening out left and right
  9) Rolling box
  10) Volta to left and right

First Quarter Syllabus 2007:

Beginning American Tango

  1) Basic straight / circular
  2)  Promenade turning left / right
  3)  Corte single / double
  4) Fan
  5) Reverse turn / with outside swivel
  6)  Open fan with underarm turn
  7) Check promenade
  8) Right side fans
  9) Twist turn turning left / right
  10) Running steps

Beginning Cha Cha

  1) Side basic / progressive basic
  2)  Outside partner
  3)  Crossover break
  4) Crossbody lead
  5) Open break underarm turn
  6)  Chase turn
  7) Shoulder check
  8) Shadow positions
  9) Butterfly
  10) Alternating underarm turns

Intermediate Foxtrot

  1) Grapevine – basic version
  2)  Promenade twist
  3)  Promenade pivot
  4) Running steps basic rhythm / box rhythm
  5) Promenade twinkles
  6)  Open left box
  7) Open right turn
  8) Grapevine – intermediate version
  9) Weave from promenade
  10) Chair and slip pivot

Intermediate Cha-Cha

  1) Crossover pullback
  2)  3 Cha cha chas
  3)  Crossbody flick to side break
  4) Crossbody flick combination
  5) Back spot turn with quick underarm turn
  6)  Pullback grapevine
  7) Crossbody, surprise, quick turn
  8) Pullback combination
  9) Open turn, wrap and syncopation
  10) Crossover twist and fan


These were the  steps scheduled to be taught in previous classes.  Some may not have been covered given limitations of time.