moonLIGHTING

song:                                    DANCING IN THE MOONLIGHT

artist:                                 TOP LOADER

counts:                                32 count, 4 Wall Early Intermediate Line Dance

choreographerS:            Bill Larson, Rita Burgess, Reg O’Reilly, Jill Wright, Karen Sloman.                                   

            sunshine coast, australia,  Oct. 2001

 

BEATS          STEPS

( 1 - 8 )              SHUFFLE, SHUFFLE, STEP ROCK, TURN, TURN

  1 – 4               Shuffle forward left, right, left, Shuffle forward right, left, right

  5 – 8               Step forward on left, Rock back on right,

  7 – 8               Turning ½ left Step forward on left, turning ½ left Step back on right

( 9 - 16 )            TURN, STEP, CROSS SHUFFLE

  1 – 4               Turning Ό turn left, Step left to side, Step right across left, Shuffle to side left, right, left

  5 – 8               Cross right over left, Rock back onto left, Step right behind left, Unwind ½ turn right

( 17 - 24 )            HEEL, BALL CROSS, SHUFFLE, CROSS ROCK, SHUFFLE

  1 & 2             Touch left heel forward at 45°, Step left beside right, Step right over left

  3 & 4              Shuffle left to side left, right, left

  5 - 8                Cross right over left, Rock back onto left, Shuffle to side right, left, right

( 25 – 32)            CROSS ROCK, SIDE ROCK, PIVOT TURN, PIVOT TURN

  1 – 4               Cross left over right, Rock back onto right, Step left to side, Sway / Rock onto right

  5 – 8               Step left forward, Pivot ½ turn right, Step left forward, Pivot ½ turn right

                        Start Dance Again

 

                        The music is phrased for two 16 count restarts, however I have opted to dance through these

finding that the music phrased itself back into time with no problems at all.