Green Light

By Rick Mohr; February 2023

Contra, Duple Improper Caller's Box

Level: Easy/Intermediate


Balance the ring (4)

Gents cross, passing right shoulders (4)

Swing partner (8)


Down the center, four in line (6)

Thread the needle (see below) (4)

Return (bend the line to form a circle) (6)


Balance the ring (4)

Ladies cross, passing right shoulders (4)

Swing neighbor (8)


Hey (gents pass left shoulders to start) (16)

A relative of Balance and CrossBalance and Cross, adding the fun "Thread the Needle" figure and a whole hey.

For "Thread the Needle", keep hands in the line of four facing down the hall. Left-side gent make an arch and walk it across the set; right-side lady lead the line through the arch; center lady duck under your arm. All are now facing up the hall, having reversed the line.