Online Lindy Hop Dance Lesson Video: Powerful Pop Turns (7 Of 8): Orbit Pop Turn With Arm Lock Break

Lesson Info

This unexpected, and eyecatching pop turn variation involves an advanced orbit turn directly out of a pop turn, followed by a striking break created by catching the follow's elbow and spinning her back in the opposite direction. A powerful figure that requires leads to catch and redirect the follow's energy, with two advanced connection points. Breakdown includes discussion of a dynamic, as opposed to rigid, frame needed for the follow.

Price: $1.99
Genre: Lindy Hop
Level: 4
Duration: 6:49

Get the Whole Pack and Save

Instead of just the "Powerful Pop Turns (7 of 8): Orbit Pop Turn with Arm Lock Break" lesson, grab a whole Lesson Pack that it's part of at a 15% discount:

189 All Juan Villafane Save
$171.14 $145.47
190 All Sharon Davis Save
$189.05 $160.69
206 All Level 4 Lindy Hop Save
$193.03 $164.08

Members Also Bought These Lessons

Arm Catch Surprise

This lesson teaches a jam-packed turn...
lindy hop

Fast Frankie

Named after the late, great Frankie M...
lindy hop

Powerful Pop Turns (8 of 8)...

This fun figure redirects the energy ...
lindy hop


This specialized lift is tailor made ...
lindy hop

Switches Fundamentals

This lesson goes into great detail fo...
lindy hop

Two Hand Cross Kick Swivels

In this lesson, you will learn to ins...
partner charle...

Powerful Pop Turns (6 of 8)...

This figure amps up the energy of a p...
lindy hop

Denver Pretzel

This is Dan and Tiff's version of a c...

Shesha's Kick Turn no.2

This combination makes use of a surpr...
lindy hop

Popular Lesson Packs By this Instructor

Popular Lessons By this Instructor

Lindy Hop Style: Swivels fo...

In this lesson Sharon will teach foll...
lindy hop

Lindy Hop Style: Armwork

This lesson tackles the tricky issue ...
lindy hop

Introduction to Dean Collin...

This lesson is part of the Dean Colli...
lindy hop

Introduction to Jewel McGow...

This lesson is part of the Dean Colli...
lindy hop

Lindy Hop Style: Posture & ...

This lesson focuses on how you can us...
lindy hop

Lindy Hop Style: Advanced S...

This lesson teaches an advanced follo...
lindy hop

Lindy Hop Style: Intermedia...

This swingout variation lesson teache...
lindy hop

Dean Collins Rhythm Circle ...

This lesson is part of the Dean Colli...
lindy hop

More Great lindy hop Lessons Packs

Juan Villafane Buenos Aires, none, Argentina

Instructor Name Juan Villafane
Dance Styles: Partner Charleston, Lindy Hop, Jazz (Vernacular)
Teaches with: Sharon Davis
Available lessons: 86 Lessons, 25 Lesson Packs
Hailing From Buenos Aires, none, Argentina
Instructor Contact Email Juan Villafane

Juan hails from Buenos Aires, Argentina and has been a leading proponent in the revival of vintage jazz dances in South America. Juan is the organizer behind Swing Brother Swing, Buenos Aires' original Lindy Hop event, as well as the Buenos Aires Lindy Hop Festival (BALHF). His background in gymnastics, acrobatics and martial arts, as well as his degree in Physical Education strongly influence his dancing and teaching, giving him a unique perspective on body movement and awareness, and a distinct - and often spectacular - personal style. Known for his high-flying acrobatics and eye-catching slides, Juan is a consummate performer, a creative dancer and an insightful teacher.

Sharon Davis London, , United Kingdom

Instructor Name Sharon Davis
Dance Styles: Partner Charleston, Lindy Hop, Jazz (Vernacular), Blues
Teaches with: Jo Hoffberg, Juan Villafane
Available lessons: 95 Lessons, 28 Lesson Packs
Hailing From London, , United Kingdom
Instructor Contact Email Sharon Davis

Hailing from Perth in Western Australia, Sharon has been performing, teaching and competing in vintage jazz dances since 2001. In Lindy Hop, Blues and Charleston, Sharon is admired for her unique and feminine style, musicality and energy. Sharon has also built an international reputation in solo jazz dances, including 1920s Charleston, authentic jazz, solo blues and burlesque. Sharon has a background in theatre, and is co-founder of Australian burlesque troupe Sugar Blue Burlesque, with which she has delighted audiences with her graceful feather fan dances and sassy showgirl antics. Sharon is an Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown champion, and has claimed numerous awards in Australia and internationally. As an instructor and DJ, Sharon is known for her dedication to the history of vernacular jazz dances and the music they evolved to. With her bright and bubbly personality, Sharon's teaching style is energetic, creative and fun. Visit her website and blog at

Facebook Twitter Delicious Digg Stumbleupon Reddit Technorati




x #{html}