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 Session 1

Circle Left/Right

Forward and Back


Wheel Around


Star Left/Right


Allemande Left/Arm Turns

Right & Left Grand/Weave the Ring

Ladies Chain


Session 2

Lead Right/Left

Veer Left/Right

Bend the Line

California Twirl


Right & Left Thru

Square thru

Wheel & Deal (two faced line)

Session 3

Pass Thru/Double Pass Thru

U-Turn Back

Slide Thru   Star Thru

Session 4


Grand Square

Ladies in Men Sashay/1/2 Sashay

Alamo Style

Swing Thru

Session 5


Trade By


Session 6

Chain Down the line

Wheel & Deal (out facing lines)

Learn Square Dancing in 12 Lessons @ Cheltenham

This is an abbreviated set of moves, that covers most, but not all  the complete Mainstream Programme. Video Clips are included courtesy of Saddlebrook Squares. Note their teaching order is not the same, but the videos are very informative.

Order of Teaching.:

Session 7

Touch ¼ / Hinge

Scoot Back

Ferris Wheel


Session 8

Pass to the Centre

Centres In

Cast Off ¾’s

Session 9

Pass the Ocean


Session 10

Fold/Cross Fold

Spin the Top

Session 11


Sweep a Quarter

Session 12

Flutter Wheel/Reverse Flutter

Tag the Line/Half Tag

Other Mainstream Moves not covered in 12 lesson Introduction

8 Chain thru/4

All around your corner  and see saw your own

Allemande Thar  


Slip the Clutch  

Shoot the star

Circle to a Line

Box the Gnat

Walk & Dodge

Pass to the Centre

Dixie style to an Ocean Wave

Split the outside couple and..

Spin Chain Thru

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