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Reshape (The Triangle) [C2]

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Reshape (The Triangle) -- [C2]
(Johnny Preston 1982)
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From a Wave-Based Triangle or Tandem-Based Triangle.

Move forward to the next Triangle position, changing your facing direction (by turning toward the Center of the Triangle) 90° or 180° as appropriate to change a Tandem-Based Triangle into a Wave-Based Triangle or vice-versa.

From Wave-Based Triangles:

From a R-H Triangle:

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From a L-H Triangle:

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From Tandem-Based Triangles:

From a R-H Triangle:

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From a L-H Triangle:

 beforeReshape after

Notes:

• Reshape The Triangle feels a lot like a Split Counter Rotate 1/4 working to Triangle footprints. In practice, you can dance Reshape as Triangle Counter Rotate 1/4 to footprints, and one of the dancers Roll in order to form a Triangle of the other type. From a Wave-Based Triangle, Reshape feels like Triangle Counter Rotate 1/4, original Apex dancer Roll. From a Tandem-Based Triangle, Reshape feels like Triangle Counter Rotate 1/4, new Apex dancer Roll.
• If you start in a Tandem-Based Triangle, you must end in a Wave-Based Triangle and vice-versa.
• From normal (not Facing or Funny) Triangles, the facing direction of the Apex position does not change.
• Maintain the handedness of the Triangle. If you start in a R-H Triangle you must end in a R-H Triangle.

3 By 1 Triangle Reshape [C2]:

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