Well if you have ecd folks on the floor... 
bottoms star right once around and ease out and pause!  Gents will continue up 
the outside of the set one place as the ladies cast up one place, AND the 1s 
lead down all the way to the bottom. Go!

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> On Mar 8, 2019, at 3:49 PM, Luke Donforth via Callers 
> <callers@lists.sharedweight.net> wrote:
> 
> Here's a crack at putting the star burst in a duple improper choreography.
> 
> Stellar Star Burst
> Contra/Improper
> 
> A1 -----------
> (16) Neighbor gyre and swing
> A2 -----------
> (8) Larks/Gents allemande Left 1-1/2
> (8) Partner swing
> B1 -----------
> (8) Long lines, forward and back
> (8) Left hand Star 3/4
> B2 -----------
> (8) Star Burst: ravens/ladies lead out, curve left; larks/gents lead back in 
> (single progression)
> (8) with new neighbors Right hand Star 1x
> 
> I'm not positive on the timing of B1 & B2. There are a couple of places to 
> adjust it. This assumes giving folks a little extra time for the star burst, 
> with a left hand star 3/4x that probably won't take the full 8 counts. If A2 
> were circle left 3/4 & partner swing. Then B1 becomes long lines forward and 
> back with a left hand star 1 & 1/4; which would compress the starburst into 
> ~6. You could also make it take more time with a double progression (a wider 
> out, loop, and in; although it might be hard to keep track of). The gyre and 
> swing at the A1 is pretty forgiving. 
> 
> I don't know how different the star burst would feel from a poussette; the 
> two are very similar; and the above sequence could be rendered:
> 
> A1 -----------
> (16) Neighbor gyre and swing
> A2 -----------
> (8) Larks allemande Left 1-1/2
> (8) Partner swing
> B1 -----------
> (8) Long lines, forward and back
> (8) Circle Right 3/4
> B2 -----------
> (8) Poussette (larks start push) to progress
> (8) With next neighbors Circle Left 1X
> 
> I think I'd rather dance the first one than the second; but I'm not sure it's 
> worth the teaching time.
> 
>> On Thu, Mar 7, 2019 at 5:52 PM Angela DeCarlis <aedecar...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I would probably get everyone into their final positions first before 
>> teaching the move, so's that everyone knows where they'll end up.
>> 
>> After that the language would look something like, "Star Right all the way 
>> around. With your partner and without hands, slide out and away from the 
>> center of the set in the direction that feels comfortable moving out of that 
>> star. Ones move up through the center. Twos and Threes, slide back into the 
>> set into the positions we previewed earlier."
>> 
>> It would be slightly easier to teach if it weren't proper! Then you could 
>> specify who's leading whom for those slides.
>> 
>> I like this move and would like to see a version of it in a duple improper 
>> choreography, please! Sans the folks moving through the center, 
>> unfortunately.
>> 
>> Angela
>> 
>> 
>>> On Thu, Mar 7, 2019, 5:15 PM QuiAnn2 via Callers 
>>> <callers@lists.sharedweight.net> wrote:
>>> If it isn’t already a defined move it should most definitely be called a 
>>> “star burst”!!
>>> 
>>> Jacqui Grennan
>>> 
>>>> On Mar 7, 2019, at 1:30 PM, Luke Donforth via Callers 
>>>> <callers@lists.sharedweight.net> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hi All,
>>>> 
>>>> I'm playing around with choreographing triplets, and I've got a sequence 
>>>> that I think would flow well; but I'm not sure how to teach it short of a 
>>>> demo.
>>>> 
>>>> The idea is that couples 2 & 3 do a star. Out of that star, they move out, 
>>>> up, and back in; leaving space in the middle for couple 1 to move to the 
>>>> bottom. 
>>>> 
>>>> I put together an animation of it:
>>>> https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/292197780/
>>>> 
>>>> Is that already a defined move? What would you call it? How would you 
>>>> teach it?
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks for your thoughts!
>>>> 
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