Grapevine Twist

Common in southern Missouri. Good for beginners.

Call Explanation
Couple number one, balance and swing
Do the grapevine twist Gent 1 leads his lady by the hand, out to the right and round lady 2, in a figure eight in the center and then around gent 2.
Four hands round and circle left
Right to your partner, left to your opposite, right to your partner, swing your opposite, swing your own, then circle up four.
On to the next, do the grapevine twist Gent 1 leads out to couple 3, dropping hands with his corner. Others hang on in a long line. Gent 1 loops around lady 3, does a figure eight in the center, and around gent 3 the same way.
Six hands round and circle left
Right to your partner, left to your corner (in this circle of six), right to your partner, swing your corner, swing your partner, then circle up six.
Six hands round and circle left
On to the next, do the grapevine twist Gent 1 leads out to couple 4, dropping hands with his corner. Round lady 4, in a figure eight in the center, and around gent 4 the same way.
Circle up eight. Do-si-do your partner, left hand turn  your corner, right to your partner, pull by for a right and left grand
Break.  A “break” is performed between repetitions of the figure.  After the break, the figure will repeat, starting with the second couple, then another break, then the third, and so on.