International Ballroom

Syllabi as adopted from the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD).

Click on the name of the dance below, to read the Syllabus.

International Slow Waltz

(Tempo – 28-30 mpm)

Bronze

1. Closed Changes 2. Natural Turn 3. Reverse Turn 4. Natural Spin Turn 5. Whisk 6. Chasse from Promenade Position 7. Closed Impetus 8. Hesitation Change 9. Outside Change 10. Reverse Corte 11. Back Whisk 12. Basic Weave 13. Double Reverse Spin 14. Reverse Pivot 15. Back Lock 16. Progressive [...]

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International Tango

(Tempo – 32 mpm)

Bronze

1. LF or RF Walk 2. Progressive Side Step 3. Progressive Link 4. Closed Promenade 5. Rock Turn 6. Open Reverse Turn, Lady Outside 7. Back Corte 8. Open Reverse Turn, Lady in Line 9. Progressive Side Step Reverse Turn 10. Open Promenade 11. Left Foot and Right Foot [...]

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International Viennese Waltz

(Tempo – 56-58 mpm)

Bronze

1. Reverse Turn 2. Natural Turn 3. Forward Change 4. Backward Change

Silver

5. Reverse Fleckerl

Gold

6. Natural Fleckerl 7. Contra Check  

International Slow Foxtrot

(Tempo – 28 30 mpm)

Bronze

1. Feather 2. Three Step 3. Natural Turn 4. Reverse Turn 5. Closed Impetus & Feather Finish 6. Natural Weave 7. Change of Direction 8. Basic Weave

Silver

9. Closed Telemark 10. Open Telemark & Feather Ending 11. Top Spin 12. Hover Feather 13. Hover Telemark 14. Natural Telemark [...]

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International Quickstep

(Tempo – 48-52 mpm )

Bronze

1. Quarter Turn to R 2. Natural Turn 3. Natural Turn with Hesitation 4. Natural Pivot Turn 5. Natural Spin Turn 6. Progressive Chasse 7. Chasse Reverse Turn 8. Forward Lock 9. Closed Impetus 10. Back Lock 11. Reverse Pivot 12. Progressive Chasse to Right 13. Tipple Chasse to [...]

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