MANNING'S MIXER

 

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LS 3320

Formation: Circle of couples facing LOD, open position

Meas.

1- 4 WALK, 2, 3, 4; VINE, 2, 3, 4; WALK, 2, 3, 4; VINE, 2, 3, 4; In open position facing LOD with inside hands joined and starting M's L foot and W's R foot walk forward 4 steps; face partner and step to the side in LOD on L foot, cross R behind L, step to L on L in LOD, cross R in front of L to end in open position facing LOD. Repeat meas 1; and 2.

5- 8 WALK, 2, 3, 4; BACK AWAY, 2, 3, 4; DO SA DO, 2, 3, 4; 5, 6, 7, 8; In open position walk forward four steps turning on the fourth step to face partner; back away from partner, M twd center of hall and W twd wall; in eight steps do sa do with the lady on the RIGHT;

9-12 ALAMO FWD, CLOSE, BACK, CLOSE; STAR LEFT, 2, 3, 4; ALAMO FWD, CLOSE, BACK, CLOSE, STAR LEFT, 2, 3, 4; Take ocean wave position, joining L hands with original partner and R hands with the next person, completing the circle as in Alamo style, step fwd on L, close R to L, step back on L, close R to L; with original partner turn a L hand star half way around in four steps and again complete the circle by joining R hands (M are now facing COH and W are facing the wall; repeat Meas. 9; and 10, again turning L hand star with original partner;

13-16 RIGHT AND LEFT GRAND, 2, 3, 4; 5, 6, 7, 8; SWING THE 5TH GAL YOU MEET. Beginning with the R hand do a right and left grand in the WRONG DIRECTION (clockwise for men, counterclockwise for women). Swing with the 5th girl you meet, put her your right side in open position and face LOD to repeat the dance.

Ending: In open position walk forward four steps turning to face partner on fourth step; back away three steps and bow.

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