Glenroy Foxtrot

by Tom Turner and Florence Smith (1976)

Time 4/4. Tempo 30bpm.  Commence in Ballroom Hold, man facing, lady backing DC.  Man's and lady's steps described.

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Timing

WALK - FEATHER - TELEMARK - CURVED FEATHER

1 LF fwd DC (Lady RF back DC, TH) H S
  RF fwd DC (Lady LF back DC, TH) H S
2 LF fwd DC, preparing to step OP (Lady RF back DC) T Q
  RF fwd DC on partner's R side (Lady LF back DC, partner on R side, TH) TH Q
  LF fwd DC, square to partner, turning to L (Lady RF back DC, partner square, turning to L, TH) H S
3 RF to side towards DC, still turning to L (Lady close LF to RF, still turning to L, Heel Turn) T Q
  LF to side along LOD, toe pointing DW (Lady RF to side along LOD, TH) T Q
  RF fwd DW on partner's R side, com to curve to R, Clockwise (Lady LF back DW down LOD, partner on R side, com clockwise curve to R, TH) H S
4 LF fwd DW, still curving to R (Lady RF back DW against LOD, still curving to R, T) T Q
  RF fwd against LOD on partner's R side, Check (Lady LF back against LOD, partner on R side, Check, TH) TH Q
  LF back down LOD, on partner's R side, turning to R (Lady RF fwd down LOD on partner's R side, turning to R, H) TH S
NATURAL IMPETUS TURN - FEATHER FINISH -
OPEN TELEMARK - NATURAL TURN - OUTSIDE SWIVEL
5 Close RF to LF, Heel Turn, turning to face DC (Lady LF to side DW, still turning to R, square to partner, T) - Q
  Cont turning to R, LF to side towards centre, backing DC against LOD (Lady cont turning to R, RF to side towards centre, facing DC against LOD, TH) TH Q
  RF back DC, turning to L (Lady LF fwd DC against LOD, turning to L, H) TH S
6 LF to side and slightly fwd, toe pointing DC (Lady RF to side and slightly back, T) T Q
  RF fwd DC on partner's R side (Lady LF back DC, partner on R side, TH) TH Q
  LF fwd DC, square to partner, turning to L (Lady RF back DC, partner square, turning to L, TH) H S
7 RF to side towards DC, still turning to L (Lady close LF to RF, turning to PP, Heel Turn) T Q
  LF to side towards DW turning to PP (Lady RF to side towards DW in PP, TH) TH Q
  RF fwd across LF in PP, moving towards wall, turning to R (Lady LF fwd across RF in PP, moving almost down LOD, no turn) H S
8 LF to side and slightly back, towards wall, backing down LOD, square to partner (Lady RF fwd almost down LOD, almost between man's feet, H) T Q
  RF back down LOD, R shoulder leading, backing DW down LOD (Lady LF fwd down LOD, L shoulder leading, facing DW down LOD, T) TH Q
  LF back DW, on partner's R side, cross RF in front of LF ww, turning to R to face DC in PP (Lady RF fwd DW on partner's R side, slightly longer step, turning strongly to R on ball of RF, brushing LF to RF ww, Outside Swivel, facing DC in PP, H) TH S
ROLL TURN - CONTRA CHECK - FEATHER FROM PP
9 RF fwd towards DC in PP, turning to R (Lady LF fwd towards DC in PP, partner turning to R and square, H) H S
  LF to side towards DC, sway to L (Lady RF to side towards DC, sway to R, square to partner, TH) TH S
10 Turning to R, correcting sway, replace weight to RF with body roll to facing DW (Lady turning to R, correcting sway, replace weight to LF with body roll to backing DW against LOD) - S
  LF fwd DW against LOD, flexing knee, R shoulder leading, Contra Check (Lady RF back DW against LOD, flexing R knee, L shoulder leading, Contra Check, TH) H S
11 Replace weight to RF, backing DC, turning to L to PP (Lady replace weight to LF DC, partner turning to PP, T) T Q
  LF to side along LOD in PP (Lady RF to side along LOD in PP, TH) T Q
  RF fwd down LOD in PP (Lady LF fwd down LOD in PP, com to turn to L, H) H S
12 LF fwd DC, turning partner to L and square (Lady RF to side towards DC, still turning to L and almost square to partner, T) T Q
  RF fwd DC on partner's R side (Lady LF back DC, partner on R side, TH) TH Q
  LF fwd DC, turning to L (Lady RF back DC, partner square, turning to L, TH) H S
2 3 4 REVERSE WAVE - HOVER TO PP - CHAIR
13 RF to side along LOD backing DW (Lady close LF to RF, Heel Turn, facing DW) T Q
  LF back DW (Lady RF fwd DW, TH) TH Q
  RF back DW, com to turn to L (Lady LF fwd DW, com to turn to L, H) TH S
14 LF to side towards DW (Lady RF to side towards DW, T) T Q
  Replace weight to RF, Hover Action on last two steps (Lady replace weight to LF, Hover Action, T) T Q
  LF back DC, on partner's R side (Lady RF fwd DC on partner's R side, H) TH S
15 RF back DC, partner square, turning to L to PP (Lady LF fwd DC, square to partner, partner turning to PP, T) T Q
  LF to side along LOD in PP (Lady RF to side along LOD, TH) TH Q
  RF fwd and across in PP down LOD, flex R knee, Check, Chair (Lady LF fwd and across in PP down LOD, flexing L knee, Check, Chair, H) H S
16 Replace weight back to LF against LOD in fallaway, turning partner to L and square (Lady replace weight back to RF against LOD, turning to L, TH) TH Q
  Close RF to LF (Lady close LF to RF, Slip Pivot, TH) - Q
  LF to side towards centre, slight turn to L, partner square (Lady RF to side towards centre, slight turn to L, square to partner, TH) TH Q
  Close RF to LF, facing DC down LOD in commencing position (Lady close LF to RF, backing DC in commencing position, TH) TH Q