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Ballroom Dance:
Tango Left Promenade
 
 
Men's steps

(Men start out facing the front of the room, 12:00 with the woman in front in standard dance position)

1 - 2. Step out a 1/4 turn left onto the LF toward 9:00 (S) (Man is facing the left side of room(9:00) with right hip next to woman's left hip)

3 - 4. Step forward with the RF toward 9:00 (S) (Man is still facing the left side of room (9:00) with woman in front of him)

5. Step forward with the LF toward 9:00 (Q) (The woman is still facing the man)

6. Step forward with the RF and make 1/4 turn left facing 6:00 (Q)

7 - 8. Slide the LF to the RF slowly and touch the LF next to the RF with the left heel slightly up (S) (Man is facing the back of the room with the woman in front of him (12:00)

Women's steps

(Women start out facing the back of the room, 6:00)

1 - 2. Step out 1/4 turn right onto RF toward 9:00 (S) (Woman is facing the left side of room (9:00) with left hip next to man's right hip)

3 - 4. Step in front of man with the LF toward 8:30 and make 1/2 turn left facing 3:00 (S) (Woman is facing the right side of room (3:00) in front of the man)

5. Step back on RF and make 1/4 turn left (Q) (Women is facing 12:00)

6. Step side left with LF (Q)

7 - 8. Slide the RF to the LF slowly and touch the RF next to the LF with right heel up (S) (Woman is facing the front of the room with the man in front of her (6:00)

Abbreviations:
RF
Right Foot
LF Left Foot
(S) Slow Step, 2 beats of music
(Q) Quick Step, 1 beat of music
Each number represents a beat of music

Music for practice:
Blue Tango
La Comparsita
Hernandos Hideaway
 

 
 
 
Submitted by:
Cut-A-Rug D.J. and Dance Enterprises Inc.
Roslyn Valley, Pennsylvania
 

 

 
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