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Stetsons Wedding Waltz

1-Wall Partner Dance - Intermediate

Music : Leaving is the only way out - Shania Twain

BPM: 95

Counts: 48

Choreography: Jos Slijpen / Dec. 1998

Level: Intermediate

 

(Start in Sweatheart position)

LEADER

1/4 TURN LEFT

  1. Place left1/4 turn to left
  2. Step right next to left
  3. Step left in place

1/2 TURN RIGHT

  1. Place right 1/4 turn forward right
  2. Step left 1/2 turn to right
  3. Place right next to left

1/2 TURN LEFT

  1. Place left 1/4 turn to left
  2. Step right 1/2 turn to left
  3. Place left next to right

1/4 TURN RIGHT

  1. Step right 1/4 turn forward right
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place

FORWARD

  1. Step forward left and spread arms horizontally all the way out
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

FORWARD

  1. Step forward right and lift hands all the way up (hands next to one another)
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place

FORWARD

  1. Step forward left and spread arms horizontally all the way out
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

FORWARD

  1. Step forward right and lift hands all the way up (hand next to one another)
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place

FORWARD

  1. Step forward left and spread arms all the way out horizontally
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

BACKWARDS 1/2 TURN

  1. Step backwards right with 1/4 turn to right
  2. Place left backwards 1/2 turn to the right
  3. Place right next to left

FORWARD 1/2 TURN

  1. Place left 1/4 turn left forward
  2. Step right 1/2 turn to left
  3. Place left next to right

BACKWARDS

  1. Step backwards right
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place

SIDE STEP, STEP, STEP

  1. Step left to side
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

1/2 TURN

  1. Place right hand on left hip of partner and (keep holding hands) and step right 1/4 turn to right
  2. Place left 3/4 to right
  3. Finish turn by placing right next to left

1/2 TURN

  1. Place left hand on right hip of partner and (keep holding hands) and step left 1/4 turn to left
  2. Place right 3/4 to right
  3. Finish turn by placing left next to right

STEP, STEP, STEP

  1. Step right in place
  2. Step left in place
  3. Step right in place
  1. Left start again (in sweatheart position)

FOLLOWER

1/4 TURN LEFT

  1. Place left 1/4 turn to left
  2. Step right next to left
  3. Step left in place

1/2 TURN RIGHT

  1. Place right 1/4 turn forward right
  2. Step left 1/2 turn to right
  3. Place right next to left

1/2 TURN LEFT

  1. Place left 1/4 turn to left
  2. Step right 1/2 turn to left
  3. Place left next to right

1/4 TURN RIGHT

  1. Step right 1/4 turn forward right
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place

FORWARD

  1. Step forward left and spread arms horizontally all the way out
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

FORWARD FULL TURN

  1. Start forward turn with right and lift hands all the way up (hands next to one another)
  2. Continue the full turn forward with left
  3. Finish turn with right and place next to left

FORWARD

  1. Step forward left and spread arms horizontally all the way out
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

FORWARD FULL TURN

  1. Start forward turn with right and lift hands all the way up (hands next to one another)
  2. Continue the full turn forward with left
  3. Finish turn with right and place next to left

FORWARD

  1. Step forward left and spread arms all the way out horizontally
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place

BACKWARDS 1/2 TURN

  1. Step backwards right with 1/4 turn to right
  2. Place left backwards 1/2 turn to the right
  3. Place right next to left

FORWARD 1/2 TURN

  1. Place left 1/4 turn left forward
  2. Step right 1/2 turn to left
  3. Place left next to right

BACKWARDS

  1. Step backwards right
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place

1/2 TURN

  1. Step left 1/4 to left
  2. Step right 3/4 to left
  3. Finish turn and step left next to right (face partner)

1/2 TURN

  1. Step right 1/4 turn to right (place left hand on left hip- together with right hand partner)
  2. Place left 3/4 to right
  3. Finish turn by placing right next to left

1/2 TURN

  1. Place right hand on right hip and (keep holding hands) and step left 1/4 turn to left
  2. Place right 3/4 to right
  3. Finish turn by placing left next to right

1/2 TURN

  1. Cross right over left with 1/4 to left
  2. Step left 1/2 to left in place
  3. Step right next to left
  1. Left start again (in sweatheart position)
Bridge (after 2nd round):

FORWARD RIGHT 2x

  1. Cross left over right and place diagonal to right forward (right hand holds right hand partner on right hip partner/left arm horizontally out to left)
  2. Step right next to left
  3. Step left in place
  1. Step right diagonal forward to right
  2. Step left next to right
  3. Step right in place

FORWARD LEFT 2x

  1. Step left diagonal forward to left (left hand holds left hand partner on left hip partner/right arm horizontally out)
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place
  1. Cross right over left diagonal forward to left
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place
Bridge (after 2nd round):

FORWARD RIGHT 2x

  1. Cross left over right and place diagonal to right forward (right hand holds right hand partner on right hip / left arm horizontally out to left)
  2. Step right next to left
  3. Step left in place
  1. Step right diagonal forward to right
  2. Step left next to right
  3. Step right in place

FORWARD LEFT 2x

  1. Step left diagonal forward to left (left hand holds left hand partner on left hip/right arm horizontally out)
  2. Place right next to left
  3. Step left in place
  1. Cross right over left diagonal forward to left
  2. Place left next to right
  3. Step right in place