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Orbiting Figures
 
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Orbiting Figures start from Promenade.
  • Two couples move around the outside in single file as the others do a set of calls inside, resulting in a surprise Allemande Left.
  • Original list courtesy of Frank Lane

An Orbiting Figure is called from while Promenade, as follows...
  • Promenade, Don't Stop, Don't Slow Down...
  • Heads put the Lady in front (Single File), keep on moving...
  • (pick a figure below)
  • (with appropriate timing) Allemande Left.

 
Orbiting Figures
 
 23 found
  • Sides Half Sashay,
    Sides wheel in and Boys lead with a Flutter Wheel,
    Step to a Wave and Spin the Top,
    Step Thru...

    ID: 9
  • Sides Half Sashay,
    Sides wheel in, Dosado and
    do the Centers Part of Load The Boat...

    ID: 8
  • Sides wheel in and Dosado to a Wave,
    Explode And Right & Left Thru,
    Pass Thru...

    ID: 15
  • Sides wheel in and Dosado to a Wave,
    Linear Cycle and Pass Thru...

    ID: 19
  • Sides wheel in and Dosado to a Wave,
    Recycle, Veer Left,
    Girls touch hands and Crossfire...

    ID: 5
  • Sides wheel in and Dosado,
    Pass Thru,
    Chase Right,
    Single Hinge and Step Thru...

    ID: 16
  • Sides wheel in and Dosado,
    Slide Thru and Touch 1/4,
    Box Circulate Twice...

    ID: 14
  • Sides wheel in and Dosado,
    Slide Thru,
    Square Thru 3/4...

    ID: 23
  • Sides wheel in and Flutter Wheel,
    Dosado,
    Touch 1/4,
    Walk & Dodge...

    ID: 6
  • Sides wheel in and Flutter Wheel,
    Reverse the Flutter,
    Rollaway and Pass Thru...

    ID: 18
  • Sides wheel in and Flutter Wheel,
    Sweep 1/4,
    Right & Left Thru with a Full Turn Around...

    ID: 12
  • Sides wheel in and Ladies Lead Dixie Style to a Wave,
    Recycle,
    Dosado and Pass Thru...

    ID: 10
  • Sides wheel in and Ladies Lead Dixie Style to a Wave,
    Trade The Wave,
    Recycle,
    Pass Thru...

    ID: 11
  • Sides wheel in and Pass The Ocean,
    Girls Trade,
    Recycle and Pass Thru...

    ID: 7
  • Sides wheel in and Pass The Ocean,
    Linear Cycle,
    Touch 1/4 and Boys Run...

    ID: 20
  • Sides wheel in and Pass The Ocean,
    Trade The Wave,
    Linear Cycle,
    Slide Thru and Pass Thru...

    On this one, the outsides effectively Promenade 1 & 1/2 (instead of 1).
    ID: 22
  • Sides wheel in and Pass Thru,
    Chase Right,
    Boys Run,
    Touch 1/4,
    Boys Run...

    ID: 17
  • Sides wheel in and Right & Left Thru,
    Dosado to a Wave,
    Explode the Wave...

    ID: 2
  • Sides wheel in and Right & left Thru,
    Star Thru,
    Dosado 1 & 1/2...

    ID: 3
  • Sides wheel in and Slide Thru,
    Right & Left Thru, turn 1/4 More,
    Girls touch hands and Crossfire...

    ID: 4
  • Sides wheel in and Star Thru,
    Pass The Sea,
    Linear Cycle,
    Partner Trade...

    A1
    ID: 21
  • Sides wheel in and Swing Thru,
    Spin the Top,
    Step Thru...

    ID: 1
  • Sides wheel in, Two Ladies Chain,
    Flutter Wheel,
    Star Thru and Pass Thru...

    ID: 13

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