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A Tizzy Of Tadpoles

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A TIZZY OF TADPOLES (R4x32) 4C set Kathryn Deroles NZ Branch 50th 2018

1- 8 1s turn R, 1W leads 1M to 3rd place opposite sides. Meanwhile, 4s turn R, 4M leads 4W to 2nd place opposite sides. 2s step up, 3s step down.
9-16 1s and 4s set facing diagonally in, each pulls R shoulder back to change places with corner person behind. Corners (2s and 3s) LH across.
17-24 Corners set facing diagonally in, each pulls R shoulder back to change places with 1s and 4s. LH across in the middle.
25-32 1W leads 1M, 4M leads 4W to original places (2s and 3s don't move). Each passes person in original place R shoulder, then 1+2W and 1+4M change places LH on the side. 4213

(Dance Crib compiled from the original 'A Tizzy Of Tadpoles' article on YouTube.


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A Tizzy of Tadpoles was on the programme for the Levin (New Zealand) SCD Club's annual dance on April 28 2018.

The dance was devised by club tutor Kathryn Deroles, who was MC for the evening.

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Text from this original A Tizzy Of Tadpoles article on YouTube.
Image Copyright Huskyherz [CC0 or CC0], via Wikimedia Commons.

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