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How to Do the LA Times Step in Tap Dance

Check out Bas Rutten's Liver Shot on MMA Surge: http://bit.ly/MMASurgeEp1 The LA Times step is a little more advanced and modern as it is used in a lot of tap routines now.1. Begin with your hands on your hips to help maintain your balance.2. Place your right foot in the heel dig position.3. Spank the floor with your toe in a backward sweeping motion. 4. Quickly lift and drop the heel of your left foot. 5. Do a flap with your right foot by brushing the floor with your toe in an outward motion, followed by a quick toe tap. Shift your weight when you tap your toe to free up your left leg for movement. 6. With your left foot, do a shuffle to the side by brushing the floor with an outward motion, followed by a brush toward your body. 7. Next, do a ball change by tapping your left toe behind you and shifting your weight to quickly tap your right toe.8. The second to last combination is called a shuffle cramp roll. You do this by doing a shuffle to the side with your left foot, followed by stepping down on your left toe, then right toe, then left heel and then right heel.9. Finally, to finish the entire sequence, you would do a flap ball change by performing a flap with your left foot, followed by a step with your right foot behind your body and a quick left step. Read more by visiting our page at: http://www.mahalo.com/courses/learn-to-tap-dance/mastering-the-steps/la-times-step/
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