NO STRINGS ATTACHED

song:                    Puppet On A String

artist:                 Sandy Shaw

counts:                40Count, 3 Wall, Easy Intermediate Line Dance 

choreographer:      Bill Larson   Australia       August 2003

 

BEATS          STEPS

(1 - 8)                WALK WALK WALK WALK, FWD COASTER, BACK COASTER

1,2,3,4              Walk fwd on heels with toes pointing out, R L R L  (animated puppet walk)

5&6                  Step R fwd, Step L beside R, Step R back

7&8                  Step L back, Step R beside L, Step L fwd

( 9 - 16)             FWD ROCK, TURN- WALK WALK, JAZZ BOX TURN

1,2,3,4              Step R fwd, Rock weight onto L, Turning 1/2 turn R, Walk fwd R L

5,6,7,8              Cross step R over L, Step L back, Turning 1/4 turn R, Step R fwd, Step L fwd

(17 - 24)            FWD ROCK, 1/2 TURN CHA CHA, STEP PIVOT, SHUFFLE FWD

1,2,3&4             Step R fwd, Rock back onto L, Turning 1/2 turn R, Triple step R L R

5,6,7&8             Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/2 R, Shuffle fwd L R L

(25 - 32)            CROSS POINT, CROSS UNWIND, BACK ROCK, KICK BALL CHANGE

1,2,3,4              Cross step R over L, Point L to side, Cross L over R, Unwind 1/2 R, 

5,6,7,8              Step back R, Rock fwd onto L, Kick R fwd, Step R beside L, Step L beside R

(33 - 40)            STEP PADDLE, STEP PADDLE, STEP HOLD, HIP & HIP

1,2                    Step fwd on R, Turning 1/4 turn L Rock weight onto L

3,4                    Step fwd on R, Turning 1/4 turn L Rock weight onto L

5,6,7&8             Step R to side, Hold, Bump / shake hips L R L

 

Restarts:  On walls 3 & 6

Dance the first 12 counts (just before jazz box turn) then restart facing front.

 

Suggested Finish: On Wall 9 (facing back)

(1 - 7)                WALK WALK WALK WALK, FWD ROCK, TURN- STEP

1,2,3,4              Walk fwd on heels with toes pointing out, R L R L  (animated puppet walk)

5,6,7                 Step R fwd, Rock weight onto L, Turning 1/2 turn R, Slump (Like a Puppet with his Strings Cut)