Shadow Circular Volta
Samba Shadow Circular Volta
The Samba Shadow Circular Volta is a Silver Level figure. This online reference gives a detailed description of the dance steps, including timing, and movement, technique; a list of figures that may precede or follow the pattern; and videos providing instruction and demonstration of the figure, techniques and practice routines that include it.
Shadow Circular Volta is danced in R shadow position, Man and Lady using the same foot.
It may start with RF, moving to left, circling up to a complete turn to R over steps 1-7; or start with LF, moving to right, circling up to a compete turn to L.
Shadow Circular Volta may be danced for one or two additional bars of music.
Timing: 1 a 2 a 3 a 4 a 5 a 6 a 8.
The last 2 steps may be replaced by Bota Fogo. (7 a 8)
Incline to the center of the circle. Head, looking toward the direction of the foot movement.
Person in the inside use smaller steps.
Preceding Figures for Shadow Circular Volta with LF
Following Figures for Shadow Circular Volta with LF
Foot Change 2: Right Shadow Position To Closed Position (R shadow position to closed position)
Foot Change 4: Right Shadow Position to Promenade Position (R shadow Position to PP)
Traveling Bota Fogos Forward (RF; or same foot Bota Fogo to R Contra Position)
Cruzados Walks and Locks (Cruzado Walks or Locks comments with RF)