Mayfair Quickstep

by  Frank Short (1956)

Time 4/4. 48bpm. Commence both facing LOD.  Open Extended Hold.  Man's RH to lady's LH. Man's steps described, lady dances counterpart unless otherwise stated.

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WALKS - POINTS - CROSS CHASSE - STEP AND POINT

1

LF fwd (Lady RF fwd)

S

RF fwd (Lady LF fwd) S
2 LF fwd down LOD (Lady RF fwd) S
Point RF DW ww turning slightly to R (Lady point LF DC ww turning slightly L) S
3 RF to side to wall releasing hold and passing behind partner (Lady LF to centre releasing hold and passing in front of partner) Q
Close LF to RF (Lady close RF to LF) Q
RF to side joining inside hands (Lady LF to side joining inside hands) S
4 LF fwd (Lady RF fwd) S
Point RF fwd releasing hold (Lady point LF fwd releasing hold) S
OPEN TURN TO R (LADY L) - CHASSE TURN
5 RF fwd turning to R (Lady LF fwd turning to L) S
LF to side along LOD cont turning R (Lady RF to side along LOD cont turning L) S
6 RF back still turning facing DC against LOD (Lady LF back still turning facing DW against LOD) S
Point LF to side taking Ballroom Hold (Lady point RF to side taking Ballroom Hold) S
7 LF to side against LOD turning R (Lady RF to side  against LOD turning L) Q
RF closes to LF cont turning R (Lady LF closes to RF cont turning R) Q
LF back against LOD (Lady RF back against LOD) S
8 RF to side (Lady LF to side) Q
LF closes to RF (Lady LF closes to RF) Q
RF to side against LOD (Lady LF to side against LOD) S
OUTSIDE CHECKS AND REPLACE -
REPEAT OUTSIDE CHECK AND REPLACE
9 LF fwd DW against LOD OP L shoulder to L shoulder (Lady RF back) S
Replace weight to RF (Lady replace weight to LF) S
10 LF to side along LOD (Lady RF to side along LOD) Q
RF closes to LF (Lady LF closes to RF) Q
LF to side to face DW (Lady RF to side to face DC) S
11 RF fwd DW OP R shoulder to R shoulder (Lady LF back) S
Replace weight to LF (Lady replace weight to RF) S
12 RF to side against LOD (Lady LF to side against LOD) Q
LF closes to RF (Lady RF closes to LF) Q
RF to side (Lady LF to side) S
NATURAL ROTARY CHASSE TURN - STEP POINT -STEP POINT
13 LF to side facing against LOD (Lady RF to side facing LOD) Q
RF closes to LF turning to R (Lady LF closes to RF turning to R) Q
LF back down LOD cont turning (Lady RF fwd down LOD cont turning) S
14 RF to side along LOD toe pointing DC (Lady LF to side along LOD) Q
LF closes to RF (Lady RF closes to LF) Q
RF to side (Lady LF) still turning to face LOD, opening out to starting position, inside hands joined, now both facing LOD S
15 LF fwd along LOD (Lady RF fwd along LOD) S
Point RF fwd (Lady point LF fwd) S
16 RF fwd along LOD (Lady LF fwd along LOD) S
Point LF fwd (Lady point RF fwd) S