Tango Fallaway Fourstep
Tango Fallaway Fourstep is a Gold level figure. This online reference gives a detailed description of the dance steps, including timing, footwork, alignment, and movement; steps diagram; 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.
Q: LF fwd in CBMP | Down LOD | H | 1/8 to L between 1-2 | CBM
Keep knee flexed during whole figure.
Q: RF to side and slightly back in Fallaway | To wall backing DW against LOD | BH
Q; LF back in CBMP and Fallaway | To wall backing DW against LOD | BH
Q: RF closes to LF slightly back in PP | Facing DW of new LOD | BH
Q: RF back in CBMP | Down LOD | BH | 1/8 to R between 1-2
Q: LF to side and slightly back in Fallaway | To wall backing DW | BH
Q: RF back in CBMP and Fallaway | To wall backing DW | BH
Relaxed at hip joints, behind Man.
Blocks of weight lined up.
Head to R. Give R side to Man.
Q: LF closes to RF slightly back in PP | Facing DC of new LOD | BH
This figure can also be danced at side of room.
At corner, Man can turn 1/4 from DW, Lady making no turn to end in alignment as in chart.