DON’T BE CRUEL

 

Choreographer: Bill Larson

Song: “Don’t Be Cruel” by Elvis Presley

2 Wall 72 Count Intermediate

Perth, Western Australia

 

bill_larson@hotmail.com     -   www.hop.to/lonestar

PO Box 3128 Malaga DC,  Perth WA 6945

 

Steps

Actual Footwork

Direction

Calling Suggestion

 

 

Section 1

1,2

3,4

5,6

7

8

 

Weave Right, Hold, Knee Pops R, L (Elvis Knees)

Step R to side, Step L behind R

Step R to side, Cross L over R

Step R to Side, Hold

Rocking weight onto L, Bend R knee across in front of L

Rocking weight onto R, Bend L knee across in front of R

 

 

Travel Right

 

 

On the Spot

 

 

5 Count Weave R, Hold

 

 

Pop R knee

Pop L knee

 

Section 2

1,2,3,4

5,6,7,8

 

Step Lock Step Hold, Step Pivot Step Hold

Step L fwd, Lock R up behind L, Step L fwd, Hold

Step R fwd, Pivot 1/2 turn L, Step R fwd, Hold

 

 

Forward

Turning Left

 

 

Step Lock Step Hold

Step Pivot Step Hold

 

Section 3

1,2

3,4

5,6

7

8

 

Weave Left, Hold, Knee Pops L, R

Step L to side, Step R behind L

Step L to side, Cross R over L

Step L to Side, Hold

Rocking weight onto R, Bend L knee across in front of R

Rocking weight onto L, Bend R knee across in front of L

 

 

Travel Left

 

 

On the Spot

 

 

 

5 Count Weave L, Hold

 

 

Pop L knee

Pop R knee

 

Section 4

1,2,3,4

5,6,7,8

 

Step Lock Step Hold, Step Paddle Cross Hold

Step R fwd, Lock L up behind R, Step R fwd, Hold

Step L fwd, Paddle 1/4 turn R, Cross L over R, Hold

 

 

Forward

Turning Right

 

 

Step Lock Step Hold

Step Paddle Cross Hold

 

Section 5

1,2

3,4

5,6

7,8

 

Side Behind Side Cross Side Rock Cross Hold

Step R to side, Step L behind R

Step R to side, Cross L over R

Step R to Side, Recover weight onto L

Cross R over L, Hold

 

 

Travel Right

 

On the Spot

 

 

4 Count Weave R

 

Side Rock, Cross Hold

 

Section 6

1,2

3,4

5,6

7,8

 

Vine L Cross, Turn Turn Turn Hold

Step L to side, Step R behind L

Step L to side, Cross R over L

Step L to side with 1/4 turn R, Step R back with 1/4 turn R

Turning 1/4 R, Step L fwd, Hold (facing 6:00)***

 

 

Travel Left

 

Turning R

 

 

Vine L, Cross R

 

Turn, Turn

Turn, Hold

 

Section 7

1,2

3,4

5,6

7,8

 

Toe Heel Front Side Behind Side Cross Step Hold

Touch R toe beside L instep, Touch R heel beside L instep

Touch R toe in front of L, Touch R toe to R side

Touch R toe behind L foot, Touch R toe to R side

Cross step R over L, Hold

 

 

On the spot

 

 

 

Sugar Foot

Front Side

Behind Side

Cross Step Hold

 

Section 8

1,2

3,4

5,6

7,8

 

Toe Heel Front Side Behind Side Cross Step Hold

Touch L toe beside R instep, Touch L heel beside R instep

Touch L toe in front of R, Touch L toe to L side

Touch L toe behind R foot, Touch L toe to L side

Cross step L over R, Hold

 

 

On the spot

 

 

 

Sugar Foot

Front Side

Behind Side

Cross Step Hold

 

Section 9

1,2,3,4

5,6,7,8

 

Coaster Step Back Hold, Coaster Step Fwd Hold

Step R back, Step L beside R, Step R fwd, Hold

Step L fwd, Step R beside L, Step L back, Hold

 

 

On the Spot

 

 

 

R Coaster Back, Hold

L Coaster Fwd, Hold

 

Restart: On wall 1

 

Dance counts 1 – 48, end of Section 6 ***, then restart dance facing back wall.