Definitions of Square Dance Calls and Concepts

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Interrupt CONCEPT -- [C1V]
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 C1V:

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1. Do the first given call up to a specified part of its definition; EN: 10
2. do the second given call; EN: 20
3. do the remaining portions of the first given call. EN: 30

Examples of the Interrupt CONCEPTEN: 40

• Square Thru Interrupt on the 3rd hand with a Swing Thru:
Square Thru but on the 3rd hand do a Swing Thru, then complete the Square Thru (Right Pull By & 1/4 In; Left Pull By). EN: 50
• Scoot & Plenty Interrupt before the Split Circulates with an Acey Deucey:
Scoot & Little; Acey Deucey; Split Circulate twice; Outsides Counter Rotate 1/4 & Roll as Centers Concentric 1/2 Zoom. EN: 60
• Alter & Circulate Interrupt before Flip The Diamond with a 6 By 2 Acey Deucey:
Arm Turn 1/2; Centers Cast Off 3/4 as Ends U-Turn Back; Very Centers Trade as Outer 4 Circulate; Diamond Counter Rotate 1/2; 6 By 2 Acey Deucey; Flip The Diamond. EN: 70
• Pass The Axle Interrupt after 1/2 with a Split Trade Circulate:
Pass Thru; Centers Pass Thru as Outsides Cross Cast Back; Split Trade Circulate; Trade; Centers Trade. EN: 80

Swing The Fractions Interrupt after 3/5 with Trade Circulate:

 before after3/5 Swing The Fractions afterTrade Circulate after Last 2/5 of EN: 90 Swing The Fractions (done)

Note: After finishing the second call, re-evaluate your role within the first call, and the formation in which you are doing it. EN: 100

CONTRAST THE FOLLOWING

(assuming Parallel R-H Waves): EN: 110

• Interrupt after each part with In Roll Circulate, Remake:
Right Arm Turn 1/4; In Roll Circulate; Centers Left Arm Turn 1/2; In Roll Circulate; Right Arm Turn 3/4; In Roll CirculateEN: 120
• Interrupt between each part with In Roll Circulate, Remake:
Right Arm Turn 1/4; In Roll Circulate; Centers Left Arm Turn 1/2; In Roll Circulate; Right Arm Turn 3/4. EN: 130