Category Archives: S


Apr
24
  • Stumbling In


     
    Stumbling In

    Count: 32
    Wall: 4
    Level: Beginner
    Choreographer: Tina Argyle -January 2018
    Music: Stumbling In by Paul Bailey & Kelly McCall

    Music Available as a single download from paulbaileymusic.com

    Count In : 32 counts from start of track approx 16 seconds in

    Diagonal Step Touch Behind. Back, Side. Diagonal Step Touch Behind, Back, ¼ Turn.
    1-2 Step forward right across left facing left diagonal, tap left behind right
    3-4 Step back left squaring up to 12 o’clock, step right to right side
    5-6 Step forward left across right facing right diagonal, tap right behind left
    7-8 Step back right squaring up to 12 o’clock, make ¼ turn left stepping forward left (9 o’clock)

    Step Lock, Step, Lock, Step. Step ¼ Turn, Cross Hold With Clap
    1-2 Step forward right, lock left behind right
    3&4 Step forward right, lock left behind right, Step forward right
    5-6 Step forward left, make ¼ turn right onto right (12 o’clock)
    7-8 Cross left over right, hold with clap
    *** Re-start here during walls 5 & 11 instead of hold & clap brush right across left and re start ***

    R Side, Together Cross Shuffle. L Side, Together Cross Shuffle.
    1-2 Step right to right side, close left at side of right
    3&4 Cross right over left, step left to left side, cross right over left
    5-6 Step left to left side, close right at side of left
    7&8 Cross left over right, step right to right side, cross left over right

    Side, Behind & Cross, Side. Rock Back, Recover, ¼ Turn, Brush
    1–2 Step right to right side, cross left behind right
    &3-4 Step right to right side, cross left over right, Step right to right side
    5–6 Rock left behind right, recover
    7-8 Make ¼ turn left stepping fwd left, brush right across left (9 o’clock)

    Many thanks to Paul Bailey for asking me to write to this track! X

    Contact: – vineline@hotmail.co.uk
    Last Update – 2nd Feb. 2018

Feb
13
  • Story


     

    Story

    Count: 32
    Wall: 4
    Level: Beginner

    Choreographer: Roger Neff (August, 2016)
    Music: Story by Drake White
    Intro: 32 Counts

    TAG: 8-count Tag at end of 4th rotation (facing 12:00)

    [1-8] R and L Heel Switches, R Lock Step Fwd, Hold
    1-2-3-4 Touch R heel fwd, Step back on R, Touch L heel fwd, Step back on L
    5-6-7-8 Step fwd on R, Lock L behind R, Step fwd on R, Hold

    [9-16] L and R Heel Switches, L Lock Step Fwd, Hold
    1-2-3-4 Touch L heel fwd, Step back on L, Touch R heel fwd, Step back on R
    5-6-7-8 Step fwd on L, Lock R behind L, Step fwd on L, Hold

    [17-24] Jazz Box with Toe Struts Turning ¼ to R and Ending with Weave
    1-2-3-4 Step R over L on ball of foot, Drop heel, Step to L on ball of foot, Drop heel
    5-6-7-8 Turn ¼ to R and step on R to R, Step L over R, Step R to R, Step L behind R

    [25-32] Side Touch, Side Step, R and L Swivets (a.k.a Apple Jacks)
    1-2-3-4 Step R to R, Touch L beside R, Step L to L, Step R beside L
    5-6 With weight on R heel and L toe, swivel both feet so both toes are pointing at 1:30, then back
    7-8 With weight on R toe and L heel, swivel both feet so both toes are pointing at 10:30, then back

    ALT. STEPS FOR 5-6-7-8 IN LAST SECTION: Fan R toe out-in, Fan L toe out-in.

    TAG: There is an 8-count Tag (K-STEP) at the end of the 4th rotation if you are using Drake White’s Story as your music. You will be facing 12:00.
    1-2-3-4 Step diag. R fwd, Touch L beside R, Rec L in place, Touch R beside L
    5-6-7-8 Step dig. R back, Touch L beside R, Rec L in place, Touch R beside L

    Contact Roger at: lingofun@sbcglobal.net

Apr
24
  • (Sweat) A La La La La Long

     
    Count: 32
    Wall: 4
    Level: Improver

    Choreographer: Raymond Sarlemijn, Jonas Dahlgren & Roy Hadisubroto – April 2017
    Music: (Sweat) a la la la la long by Inner Circle

    CROSS ROCK X2 FWD SHUFFLE R, MAMBO FORWARD STEP BACK
    1    RF Cross over LF
    &    LF Recover
    2    RF Step R
    3    LF Cross over RF
    &    RF Recover
    4    LF Step L
    5    RF Step Fwd
    &    LF Step next to RF
    6    RF Step Fwd
    7    LF Step Fwd
    &    RF Recover
    8    LF Step back

    STEP BACK X3, SIZZORSTEP L, PADDLETURN ½ L
    1    RF Step back
    &    LF Step back
    2    RF Step back
    3    LF Step L
    &    RF Step next to LF
    4    LF Cross over RF
    5    RF Paddle 1/8 L
    &    LF Recover weight
    6    RF Paddle 1/8
    &    LF Recover weight
    7    RF Paddle 1/8 L
    &    LF Recover weight
    8    RF Cross over LF

    SCISSOR STEP, TURN ¼ L X2 CROSS, OUT, OUT OUT, TOE HEEL TOE
    1    LF Step L
    &    RF Step next to LF
    2    LF Cross over RF
    3    RF Step Back turning ¼ L
    &    LF Step L turning ¼ L
    4    RF Cross over LF
    5    LF Step out L
    &    RF Step out R
    6    LF Step out L
    7    BF Twist both toes inwards
    &    BF Twist both heels inwards
    8    BF Twist both toes together

    STEP LOCK STEP FWD R&L WALK R,L,R,L TURN ¾
    1    RF Step diagonally Fwd R
    &    LF Step behind RF
    2    RF Step diagonally Fwd R
    3    LF Step diagonally Fwd L
    &    RF Step behind LF
    4    LF Step diagonally Fwd L
    5    RF Step ¼ R
    6    LF Cross over RF turning 1/8 R
    7    RF Step 1/4 R
    8    LF Step Fwd

    No Tags, No Restarts

    Enjoy 🙂

Feb
27
  • Stop Staring At My Eyes!

    Count: 32
    Wall: 4
    Level: High Beginner

    Choreographer: Raymond Sarlemijn, Niels Poulsen – March 2016
    Music: Boobs by The Bellamy Brothers. Album: 40 Years. Track length: 4.09 mins.
    Intro: 40 counts from first beat in music (app. 23 secs. into track). Weight on L foot

    *1 easy Restart: On wall 5 (starts facing 12:00), after 16 counts, facing 6:00. It’s easy to hear: After the rap part!

    [1–8]    Walk R L, shuffle R fwd, rock L fwd, chassé ¼ L
    1–2    Walk R fwd (1), walk L fwd (2) 12:00
    3&4    Step R fwd (3), step L behind R (&), step R fwd (4) 12:00
    5–6    Rock L fwd (5), recover back on R (6) 12:00
    7&8    Turn ¼ L stepping L to L side (7), step R next to L (&), step L to L side (8) 9:00

    [9–16] Cross side, R sailor step, cross side, L sailor ¼ L cross
    1–2    Cross R over L (1), step L to L side (2) 9:00
    3&4    Cross R behind L (3), step L to L side (&), step R to R side (4) 9:00
    5–6    Cross L over R (5), step R to R side (6) 9:00
    7&8    Cross L behind R (7), turn ¼ L stepping R to R side (&), cross L over R (8) 6:00

    [17–24]    Side together, R rumba fwd, side together, L rumba fwd
    1-2    Step R to R side (1), step L next to R (2) 6:00
    3&4    Step R to R side (3), step L next to R (&), step fwd on R (4) 6:00
    5–6    Step L to L side (5), step R next to L (6) 6:00
    7&8    Step L to L side (7), step R next to L (&), step fwd on L (8) 6:00

    [25–32]    R kick ball change, Monterey ¼ R, brush brush clap!…
    1&2    Kick R fwd (1), step R next to L (&), change weight to L foot (2) 6:00
    3–4    Point R to R side (3), turn ¼ R on L stepping R next to L (4) 9:00
    5–6    Point L to L side (5), step L next to R (6) 9:00
    7&8    Swing both arms down and past your hips brushing the sides of your hips (7), brush hands past hips again and up (&), clap hands (8) 9:00

    Start again

    Ending: Wall 14 is your last wall which starts facing 6:00. Do the first 4 counts, then step L fwd on count 5 and turn ½ R on count 6 to face 12:00…

    Contacts:-
    Raymond Sarlemijn – rsarlemijn@gmail.com
    Niels Poulsen – niels@love-to-dance.dk

     

Okt
28
  • Side By Side

    Count: 64
    Wall: 4
    Level: Intermediate
    Choreographer: Pat Stott
    Music: We Work It Out by Joni Harms

    CHASSE RIGHT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, CHASSE LEFT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER
    1&2-3-4    Step right to right, close left to right, step right to right, rock back on left, recover onto right
    5&6-7-8    Step left to left, close right to left, step left to left, rock back on right, recover onto left

    SHUFFLE FORWARD TURNING ½ TO LEFT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, VINE LEFT WITH ¼ TURN LEFT, SCUFF
    1&2-3-4    Shuffle forward turning ½ turn left stepping right, left, right, rock back on left, recover on right
    5-8    Step left to left, cross right behind left, turn ¼ to left stepping forward on left, scuff right heel

    SHUFFLE FORWARD, ½ PIVOT RIGHT, SHUFFLE FORWARD, ¾ TURN LEFT
    1&2    Step forward on right, close left to right, step forward on right
    3-4    Step forward on left, ½ pivot right transferring weight to right
    5&6    Step forward on left, close right to left, step forward on left
    7-8    Pivot on left foot ¼ turn left stepping right to right side, pivot ½ turn left on right foot and step left to left

    CROSS SHUFFLE, SIDE, RECOVER, BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, POINT
    1&2    Cross right in front of left, step left to left, cross right in front of left
    3-4    Rock left to left, recover on right
    5-8    Cross left behind right, right to side, left over right, point right to right

    CROSS, POINT TO SIDE, POINT ACROSS, POINT TO SIDE, STEP ACROSS, POINT TO SIDE, POINT ACROSS, HOLD
    1-4    Cross right over left, point left to left, point left over right, point left to left
    5-8    Cross left over right, point right to right, point right over left, hold

    CHASSE RIGHT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, CHASSE LEFT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER
    1&2-3-4    Step right to right, close left to right, step right to right, rock back on left, recover onto right
    5&6-7-8    Step left to left, close right to left, step left to left, rock back on right, recover onto left

    8 STEPS OF A FIGURE 8 VINE TO RIGHT
    1-8    Step right to right, cross left behind right, turn ¼ to right stepping forward on right, step forward on left, ½ pivot to right transferring weight to right, pivot on right ¼ to right and step left to left, cross right behind left, turn ¼ to left and step forward on left

    SHUFFLE FORWARD, ½ PIVOT, SHUFFLE FORWARD, FULL LEFT TURN
    1&2    Step forward on right, close left to right, step forward on right
    3-4    Step forward on left, ½ pivot right transferring weight to right
    5&6    Step forward on left, close right to left, step forward on left
    7-8    Turn ½ left and step back on right, turn ½ left and step forward on left – or replace the full turn with 2 walks forward

    REPEAT

    TAG
    After walls 1 and 3 (3:00 and 9:00)
    1-2    Step right foot diagonally forward bumping hips to right, bumps hips to left
    3-4    Bumps hips to right, bumps hips to left (weight on left)

    ENDING
    Music ends during wall 6 (3:00). Dance to count 44 (back rock), then replace counts 45-48 with
    45-48    Vine left with ¼ turn left, scuff right heel

Sep
26
  • So Just Dance Dance Dance!

     

     So Just Dance Dance Dance!

    Count: 32 Wall: 4 Level: Novice

    Choreographer: José miguel Belloque Vane (NL) Guillaume Richard (FR) May 2016  Music: Can’t Stop The Feeling – Justin Timberlake

     

    [1-8]: Samba Step- Cross – 1/4 turn Step Backward & Step Back – Walk Backward 

    1&2 : Cross RF over LF – Step LF to L – Step RF diagonally forward

    3&4 : Cross LF over RF – Make 1/4 turn L stepping RF backward – Step LF backward

    5-6 : Step RF backward – Step LF backward

    7-8 : Step RF backward – Step LF backward

    (Option, 5 to 8 : Skate backward)

     

    [9-16] : Coaster Step – Full Turn – Side Rock L – Side Rock R

    1&2 : Step RF backward – Step LF next to RF – Step RF forward

    3-4 : Make 1/2 turn R stepping LF backward – Make 1/2 turn R stepping RF forward

    5-6 : Rock LF to L – Recover to R

    &7-8 : Step LF next RF – Rock RF to R – Recover to L

     

    [17-24] : 1/2 turn Sailor Step – Shuffle Forward – Paddle Turn x3 – 1/4 turn Flick

    1&2 : Cross RF behind LF – Make 1/2 turn R stepping LF to L – Step RF forward

    3&4 : Step LF forward – Step RF next to LF – Step LF forward

    5-6 : Make 1/4 turn L point RF to R – Make 1/4 turn L point RF to R 7-8 : Make 1/4 turn L point RF to R – 1/4 turn L Flick RF

     

    [25-32] : Shuffle Forward – Step 1/2 turn Step – Skate x2 – Kick Ball Step

    1&2 : Step RF forward – Step LF next to RF – Step RF forward

    3&4 : Step LF forward – Make 1/2 turn R stepping RF forward – Step LF forward

    5-6 : Skate RF forward – Skate LF forward

    7&8 : Kick RF forward – Recover on RF ball – Step LF forward
    Restart : On wall 5, after 16 counts facing 9:00

     

    Tag : After wall, 11 do the next 4 counts

    1-2 : Stretch L hand and look to L

    3-4 : Stretch R hand and look to R

     

Feb
24
  • Shades Of Passion


    Shades Of Passion


    Count:  72

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate / Advanced waltz

    Choreographer:  Rob Fowler (Jan 2015)

    Music:  Earned It – The Weekend [From soundtrack of 50 Shades of Grey]


    Easy waltz try ‘Wonderland waltz’ – fits great
     
    Intro: 24 counts
     

    Section 1: Cross Point Hold, Back, Sweep

    1-3 Cross left over right, point right to right side, hold
    4-6 Step right back, sweep left behind right over 2 beats (no Weight)
     

    Section 2: Behind, Side, Cross, Slide

    1-3 Step left behind right, step right to right side, Cross left over right
    4-6 Take long step to right, drag left to right, touch left
     

    Section 3: ¾ Rolling Turn Left, Step Back ¼ Turn, Side Step Hold

    1-3 Make ¼ turn left on to left, Make ½ turn left back on right, Step back left [3 o clock]
    4-6 Step back right Making ¼ turn right weight on right. Point left to left side, hold[6 o clock]
     

    Section 4: Make Full Turn Left, Cross Rock, Side

    1-3 Transfer weight to left foot as you sweep right full turn left, touch right out to side
    4-6 Rock right over left, Recover back on left, Step right to right side[6 o clock]
     

    Section 5: Cross Left Over Right, Kick Right Diagonal, Step Back Right, Step Back ½ Turn

    1-3 Cross left over right, kick right diagonally right, hold[7-30 o clock]
    4-6 Step back right, Make ½ turn left on to left, Step forward right [1-30 o clock]
     

    Section 6: Left Twinkle, ½ Turn Twinkle

    1-2 Step Diagonally forward left, Step diagonally forward right [1-30 o clock]
    3 Brush left past right stepping left diagonally left [10-30 o clock]
    4-5 Cross right over left, make ¼ turn right step back left,
    6 Make ¼ turn right step right to side [6 o clock]
     

    Section 7: Cross Rock ¼ Turn Left , Full Spiral Turn Forward

    1-3 Cross left over right, recover back on right, make ¼ turn left onto left
    4-6 Step forward right, Make full spiral turn left weight on right hook left heel across( 2 beats )
     

    Section 8: Step Forward Left, Rock Forward Right Recover, Make ½ Turn Right, ½ Pencil Turn

    1-3 Step forward left, Rock forward right, recover back left
    4-6 Make ½ turn right on to Right, Make ½ pencil turn right bringing left next to right, hold
     

    Section 9: Step Forward Left, Touch, Hold, Step Back Right, Touch, Hold

    1-3 Step forward on left, touch right next to left, hold
    4-6 Step back right, touch left next to right, hold
     

    Section 10: ½ Turn Basic, Back, Together, Step, Together

    1-3 Step left forward, Make ½ turn left step back right, left together
    4-6 Step Back right, step left next to right, step right next to left
     

    Section 11: Step Hitch, Cross Touch, Hold

    1-3 Step forward left, hitch right knee across left leg 2 beats
    4-6 Cross right over left, point left to left side, Hold
     

    Section 12: Left Sailor Step, Right Cross Behind , Unwind ½ Turn Right, Point Left, Hold

    1-3 Cross left behind right, step right to right side, step left slightly to left side
    4-6 Cross right behind left, Unwind ½ turn right point left to left side, hold (thanks Pat)
     
Nov
9
  • Such A Fool


    Such A Fool


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner

    Choreographer:  Niels Poulsen (Denmark) May 2014

    Music:  A Fool Such as I by Jason Donovan. [2.35 mins.]


    Intro: 32 counts from first beat in music (app. 15 secs. Into track). Start with weight on L foot
     
    Note: No tags – no restarts!
     

    1 – 8

    R Chasse, L Back Rock, Side L, Behind Side Cross, Side L

    1&2 Step R to R side (1), step L next to R (&), step R to R side (2) 12:00
    3 – 4 Rock back on L (3), recover fwd on R (4) 12:00
    5 – 6&7 Step L to L side (5), cross R behind L (6), step L to L side (&), cross R over L (7) 12:00
    8 Step L to L side (8) 12:00
     

    9 – 16

    R Back Rock, Shuffle ½ L, L Back Rock, Shuffle ½ R

    1 – 2 Rock back on R (1), recover fwd on L (2) 12:00
    3&4 Turn ¼ L stepping R to R side (3), step L next to R (&), turn ¼ L stepping back on R (4) 6:00
    5 – 6 Rock back on L (5), recover fwd on R (6) 6:00
    7&8 Turn ¼ R stepping L to L side (7), step R next to L (&), turn ¼ R stepping back on L (8) 12:00
     

    17 – 24

    R Back Rock, R Kick Ball Change, R Jazz Box

    1 – 2 Rock back on R (1), recover fwd on L (2) 12:00
    3&4 Kick R fwd (3), step R next to L (&), change weight to L (4) 12:00
    5 – 6 Cross R over L (5), step back on L (6) 12:00
    7 – 8 Step R to R side (7), step fwd on L (8) 12:00
     

    25 – 32

    Monterey ¼ R With Cross, R Side Rock, R Back Rock

    1 – 2 Point R to R side (1), turn ¼ R on L stepping R next to L (2) 3:00
    3 – 4 Point L to L side (3), cross L slightly over R (4) 3:00
    5 – 6 Rock R to R side (5), recover on L (6) 3:00
    7 – 8 Rock back on R (7), recover on L (8) 3:00
     
    Start again
     

    Ending:

    Last wall is wall 9 which starts facing 12:00. To end facing 12:00 do up to count 28 (facing 3:00).

    Then step fwd R (5), turn ¼ L (6), stomp R next to L (7) stomp L next to R (8) 12:00

     
    Contact : niels@love-to-dance.dk – www.love-to-dance.dk
     
Okt
19
  • Shotgun Mambo


    Shotgun Mambo


    Count:  48

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Improver

    Choreographer:  Kate Sala (June 2014)

    Music:  Me & My Broken Heart by Rixton


    Intro: 36 counts.
     

    Mambo Right, Mambo Left, Forward Lock Step, Step Pivot ½ Turn Step.

    1 & 2 Rock out on R to right side. Recover on L. Step R next to L.
    3 & 4 Rock out on L to left side. Recover on R. Step L next to R.
    5 & 6 Step forward on R. Lock step L behind R. Step forward on R.
    7 & 8 Step forward on L. Pivot ½ turn right. Step forward on L. 6 o’clock
     

    Rumba Box, Coaster Step, Forward Lock Step.

    1 & 2 Step R to right side. Step L next to R. Step forward on R.
    3 & 4 Step L to left side. Step R next to L. Step back on L.
    5 & 6 Step back on R. Step L next to R. Step forward on R.
    7 & 8 Step forward on L. Lock step R behind L. Step forward on L.
     

    Step Pivot ¼ Turn Left Cross, Chasse Left, Touch, Side Step, Touch, Side Step, Kick, Weave Left.

    1 & 2 Step forward on R. Pivot ¼ turn left. Cross step R over L. 3 o’clock
    3 & 4 Step L to left side. Step R next to L. Step L to left side.
    & 5 & Touch R toe next to left instep. Step R to right side. Touch L next to R instep.
    6 & Step L to left side. Small kick R to right diagonal.
    7 & 8 Cross step R behind L. Step L to left side. Cross step R over L.
     

    Left, Together, Back, Side, Cross, Side, Kick, Side, Cross, Side, Kick, Coaster Step.

    1 & 2 Step L to left side. Step R next to L. Step back on L.
    3 & 4 & Step R to right side. Cross step L over R. Step R to right side. Small kick L to left diagonal.
    5 & 6 & Step L to left side. Cross step R over left. Step L to left side. Small kick R to right diagonal.
    7 & 8 Step back on R. Step L next to R. Step forward on R.
     

    Mambo Step, Hitch (Clap), ½ Turn, Hitch (Clap), ½ Turn, Coaster Cross, Tap Out, In, Step Left.

    1 & 2 Rock forward on L. Recover on to R. Step back on L.
    & 3 Turn ½ right hitching R knee with clap. Step forward on R.
    & 4 Turn ½ right hitching L knee with clap. Step back on L. *Restart from here during wall 2
    5 & 6 Step back on R. Step L next to R. Cross step R over L.
    7 & 8 Tap L toe out to left side. Tap L next to R instep. Step L to left side.
     

    Cross Rock Behind, Recover, Step Right, Weave Right, Full Turn Walk Around.

    1 & 2 Cross rock on R behind L. Recover on to L. Step R to right side.
    3 & 4 Cross step L behind R. Step R to right side. Cross step L over R.
    5 – 8 Full turn wall around over R shoulder on R, L, R, L.
     
    Start again.
     

    Restart: During wall 2 after 36 counts, restarting facing 6 o’clock.

     
Mar
6
  • Sambamania


    Sambamania


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner / Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Joenan, Australia (May 2012)

    Music:  Sambalero (Dance Edit) – Mueve Orchestra Bagutti


    Count in – 32 counts
     

    Prissy Walks, Pivot ½ Turn Left, Cross Samba, Cross Samba

    1-4 Prissy walks forward on R, L, step forward on R, pivot ½ turn left
    5&6 Cross samba on R, L, R
    7&8 Cross samba on L, R, L (6)
     

    Rock, Recover, Touch, Unwind ¾ Turn Right, Chasse Left, Mambo

    1-4 Rock forward on R, recover on L, touch R behind L, unwind ¾ turn right (wt remains on R)
    5&6 Chasse left on L, R, L
    7&8 Back mambo on R, L, R (3)
     

    Rock, Recover, Syncopated Cross Shuffle, Point, Syncopated Rocking Chair

    1-2 Rock L to left side, recover on R
    3-6 Syncopated cross shuffle on L (3), R (&), L (4), R (&), L (5), point R to right side (6)
    7&8& Syncopated rocking chair on R, L, R, L (3)
     

    Cross Samba, Cross Samba, Jazz Box ½ Turn Right

    1&2 Cross samba on R, L, R
    3&4 Cross samba on L, R, L
    5-8 Turning ½ turn right jazz box on R, L, R, L (9)
     
    Start again
     
Feb
27
  • Stronger Than The Universe


    Stronger Than The Universe


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Easy Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Rep Ghazali-Meaney, Scotland (April 2012)

    Music:  Hearbreaker by Dionne Warwick (101 bpm) iTunes


    38 count intro start on vocal
     

    01-09

    Right Side-Cross Rock-Recover,¼ Turn Side Shuffle Fwd, Rock Forward-Recover, Coaster Step

    1-3 Step Right to Right side, cross Rock Left over Right, recover on Right
    4&5 Step Left to Left side, step Right together, ¼ turn Left by stepping forward on Left (9)
    6-7 Rock forward Right, recover on Left
    8&1 Step back Right, step Left together, step forward Right
    Alternative step: Triple full turn right by stepping right-left-right on the spot
     

    10-17

    Cross-Unwind ½ Turn, Sailor Skate, Skate-Skate, Left Shuffle Fwd

    2-3 Cross Left over Right, keeping weight on Left unwind ½ turn Right and sweep on Right (3)
    4&5 Step Right behind Left, step Left to Left, skate forward Right
    6-7 Skate forward Left, skate forward Right
    8&1 Step forward Left, step Right together, step forward Left
     

    18-25

    Rock Fwd-Recover, Triple ½ Turn, Step-¼ Pivot Turn, Cross Shuffle

    2-3 Rock forward Right, recover on Left
    4&5 ½ turn Left by stepping forward on Right, step Left together, step forward Right (9)
    6-7 Step forward Left, ¼ pivot turn Right (12)
    8&1 Cross Left over Right, step Right to Right side, cross Left over Right
     

    26-01

    Side-¼ Turn Left, Right Cross Mambo, Left And Right Sailor

    2-3 Step Right to Right side, ¼ turn Left by stepping Left to Left side (9)
    4&5 Cross rock Right over Left, recover on Left, step Right to Right side
    6&7 Step Left behind Right, step Right to Right side, step Left to Left side
    8&1 Step Right behind Left, step Left to Left side, [step Right to Right side] (9)
     
Jan
21
  • Stars


    Stars


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Darren Bailey, Fred Whitehouse, Raymond Sarlemijn (Jan 2014)

    Music:  Stars (Grace Potter)


    Intro: 16 counts
     

    Sweep, ¾ Turn R Into Stretch, Run Forward Into Balance, Syncopated Back Step Into Vine With Sweep.

    1,2 Step LF forward, sweep RF across LF, place weight onto RF
    &3 ¼ turn R stepping back on L, (3.00) ½ turn R stepping RF forward (9.00)(option: Stretch R arm up)
    4&5 Step LF forward, Step RF forward, close LF beside R (rise onto toes)
    6&7 Step Rf back, step LF back, ¼ turn R stepping RF to r side (12.00)
    &8 Cross LF over R, Step Rf to R side sweeping LF from front to back facing (10.30)
     

    Holds (Grow), Spiral L, ½ Turn Feather Step, Cross, Start ½ Diamond Fallaway L

    1,2,3 Hold counts 1,2. Option: (open arms pointing LF arm forward into 10.30) keep weight on RF, spiral full turn L (10.30)
    4&5 Curve walk L,R,L making 3/8 turn L squaring up to (6.00)
    6,7 Step RF forward, large step L to L side (start diamond fall away)
    8&1 Step diagonal back R,L (1:30) 1/8 turn R stepping RF to R side (9.00)
     

    Finish ½ Diamond Fallaway L, Sways With Sweep, Cross, Side,hitch, Behind, Side, Forward

    2&3 1/8 turn right stepping forward L,R,L (10.30)
    4&5 Weight change onto R as u sway making a ¼ turn R to face (1:30), weight change onto L as u sway L, Sway to R as you sweep L to front (1.30)
    6&7 Cross LF over Rf, step RF to R side, step LF behind R as you lift R knee up and hook behind LF (1.30)
    8&1 Place RF down behind LF, step LF to L side, cross RF over L making 1/8 turn L (12.00)
     

    Slow Full Turn L, Rock And Cross ¼ L, ¼ X2 Hinge Turns R, ½ Turn L

    2,3 Make a slow full turn L keep weight on RF, step LF forward (12.00)
    4&5 Rock RF forward, ¼ turn LF placing weight onto LF, cross RF over L
    6,7 ¼ R stepping LF back (12.00), ¼ turn R stepping RF to R side (3.00)
    8& Cross LF over R, ¼ turn L stepping RF back (12.00) to start the dance again make ¼ turn LEFT (9.00)
     

    Restarts: After 4 counts on walls 3, 6, 8.

     
    Contact: dazzadance@hotmail.com
     
Jan
1
  • Sabbath Shuffle

    Sabbath Shuffle


    Count:  16

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner

    Choreographer:  Leon Blank

    Music:  Freilachs Von Der Chupe by Sabbath hela veckan


    1-8

    Shuffles Forward, Skate, Stomp x 2

    1&2 Step Forward Diagonally Right On Right, Close Left Beside Right, Step Forward On Right
    3&4 Step Forward Diagonally Left On Left, Close Right Beside Left, Step Forward On Left
    5-6 Skate Right, Skate Left
    7-8 Stomp Right Foot To Right, Toes Pointing Out To The Right, Stomp Right Beside Left
     

    9-16

    Backward Stroll, Right Chassé, 1/4 Turn Right Into A Left Chassé

    1-4 Step Backward Right, Left, Right, Left
    5&6 Step Right To Right Side, Close Left Beside Right, Step Right To Right Side
    7&8 Turn 1/4 Right Stepping Left To Left Side, Close Right Beside Left, Step Left To Left Side
     
    Repeat
     
Jan
1
  • Speak to the Sky


    Speak To The Sky


    Count:  56

    Wall:  2

    Level:  Beginner / Intermediate

    Choreographer:  Keith Davies

    Music:  Speak To The Sky by Brendon Walmsley


    Right Forward Lock & Scuff, Left Forward Lock & Scuff

    1-4 Step right forward, cross left behind right, step right forward, scuff left forward
    5-8 Step left forward, cross right behind left, step left forward, scuff right forward
     

    Forward Right, Touch Left Toe Behind Right, Step Back Left, Touch Right Heel Forward; Repeat

    1-4 Step right forward, touch left toe behind right, step left back, touch right heel forward
    5-8 Step right forward, touch left toe behind right, step left back, touch right heel forward
     

    Four Toe Struts Back

    1-4 Step right toe back, drop right heel, step left toe back, drop left heel
    5-8 Step right toe back, drop right heel, step left toe back, drop left heel
     

    Two Right Boot Lifts, Vine Right

    1-4 Touch right heel forward, hitch right knee, touch right heel forward, hitch right knee
    5-8 Step right to side, cross left behind right, step right to side, touch left together
     

    Two Left Boot Lifts, Vine Left

    1-4 Touch left heel forward, hitch left knee, touch left heel forward, hitch left knee
    5-8 Step left to side, cross right behind left, step left to side, touch right together
     

    Two ¼ Monterey Turns Right

    1-2 Touch right to side, turn ¼ right and step right together
    3-4 Touch left to side, step left together
    5-6 Touch right to side, turn ¼ right and step right together
    7-8 Touch left to side, step left together
     

    Charleston

    1-2 Sweep right side to front and touch right forward, hold
    3-4 Sweep right front to back and step right back, hold
    5-6 Sweep left front to back and touch left back, hold
    7-8 Sweep left back to front and step left forward, hold
     
    Repeat
     

    Tag: At the end of the 3rd and 6th walls, add a ”bonus” charleston step (i.e., dance the last 8 counts again)

     
Dec
31
  • She’s My Moon Hanger


    She’s My Moon Hanger


    Count:  32

    Wall:  4

    Level:  Beginner/Intermediate level

    Choreographer:  Ingemar Kardeskog (Sweden) July 07

    Music:  I Know She Hung The Moon by Toby Keith, Album: Big Dog Daddy (108 bpm)


    Intro: 32 counts on lyrics ”There’s No Need To Apologize”
    Or music: ”Wouldn’t Wanna Be Ya” by Toby Keith (120 Bpm) – Skip tags – Intro 16 counts.

     

    Step, Turn ½, Step, Forward Cha-Cha, Step, Turn ¼ Left, Cross Cha-Cha

     

    1-2-3 Step Right Forward, Turn ½ Left (Weight To Left), Step Right Forward 
    4&5 Step Left Forward, Lock Right Behind Left, Step Left Forward 
    6-7 Step Right Forward, Turn ¼ Left (Weight To Left) 
    8&1 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Side, Cross Right Over Left 
     

    Turn ¼ Right, Turn ¼ Right, Cross Cha-Cha, Rock, Recover, Cross, Back, Side

     

    2-3 Turn ¼ Right And Step Left Back, Turn ¼ Right And Step Right To Side 
    4&5 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Side, Cross Left Over Right 
    6-7 Rock Right To Side, Recover To Left 
    8&1 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left Back, Step Right To Side 
     

    Cross Rock, Cha-Cha Left, Back, Rock, Triple Turn ½ Left (Traveling)

     

    2-3 Cross/Rock Left Over Right, Recover To Right 
    4&5 Step Left To Side, Step Right Together, Step Left To Side 
    6-7 Cross/Rock Right Behind Left, Recover To Left 
    8&1 Turn ¼ Left And Step Right To Side, Step Left Together, Turn ¼ Left And Step Right Back 
     

    Touch Turn ½ Left, Triple Turn ½ Left, Back, Touch, Step, Beside

     

    2-3 Touch Left Behind Right, Turn ½ Left (Weight To Left) 
    4&5 Turn ¼ Left And Step Right To Side, Step Left Together, Turn ¼ Left And Step Right Back 
    6-7 Step Left Back, Touch Right Forward 
    8& Step Right Forward, Step Left Together 
     
    Repeat
     
     

    Tag: After 4th and 8th wall

    1-2 Step Right Slightly To Side And Sway Right, Sway Left 
    3-4 Sway Right, Sway Left 
     

    Start again from the beginning

     

    Ending: The dance ends after you danced another full 32 counts after the last tag. Facing 3:00 on count 1 in first section just turn ¼ left for big finish towards front wall