DANCES 'N DIMES 

SONG: If I Didn't Have A Dime by Sean O'Farrell  Also available on Jans no 14 cd compilation
CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, Hervey Bay, 4655 Qld., Australia
Email:janwyllie@iinet.net.au  Web Site: http://www.members.iinet.net.au/~janwyllie/
DANCE: 68 counts, 4walls, 108 bpm, Int Level, Orig May 2003 Rev May 2013– 10th year anniversary

2 RESTARTS  Start on vocals =====================================================

STEPS            PATTERN OF DANCE

                          Side Behind, Side Shuffle, Rock Replace, Step Back Touch                       

1,2,3&4          Step R to right, Step L behind R, Shuffle to the right R,L,R
5,6,7,8            Rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R, Step back on L, Touch R beside L

                          Cross Rock Replace,  Full Turn Right, Side Shuffle,  Rock Fwd Replace
9,10,11,12      Cross/rock R over L, Rock back on L, Moving to the right make a full turn stepping R,L

13&14,15,16  Shuffle to the right R,L,R, Rock /step back on L, Rock fwd on R


                         
Diagonal Lock&,  Side Rock Replace,  Behind Side Across&, Rock Back Replace
17,18&           Step fwd on L towards left diagonal, Lock/step R behind L, Step L beside R
19,20              Rock/step R to right, Rock/return wt to L
21&22&         Step R behind L, Step L to left, Step R across L, Step L to left
23,24              Rock/step back on R, Rock fwd on L

                         
Step Pivot 1/4, Stomp Click,  Step Pivot 1/2,  Stomp Click

25,26,27,28    Step fwd on R, Pivot 1/4 left transferring wt to L, Stomp fwd on R and click fingers
29,30,31,32    Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/2 right transferring wt to R, Stomp fwd on L and click fingers


                         
1/2 Lock Step Back,  1/2 Rock Replace,   Lock Step Back, 1/2 Rock Replace
33&34            Step fwd on R making 1/2 left, Lock/step L across R, Step back on R
35,36              Making 1/2 left rock/step fwd on L, Rock back on R
37&38            Step back on L, Lock/step R across L, Step back on L
39,40              Making 1/2 right rock/step fwd on R, Rock back on L


                         
Rock Back Recover,   Rock Fwd Recover,  Back Stomp,  Back Stomp
41,42,43,44    Rock/step back on R, Rock fwd on L, Rock fwd on R, Rock back on L
45,46              Step back on R towards right diagonal, Stomp L beside R and clap
47,48              Step back on L towards left diagonal, Stomp R beside L and clap (wt on L)


                         
Side Together,  1/4 Shuffle Fwd,   Step Pivot 1/4,   Cross Shuffle
49,50,51&52  Step R to right, Step L beside L, Making 1/4 right shuffle fwd R,L,R
53,54,55&56  Step fwd on L, Pivot 1/4 right transferring wt to R, Cross/shuffle right L,R,L


                         
1/4 Back  1/4 Side,   Cross Shuffle,   Side Rock Replace,   Stomp Hold
57,58              Making 1/4 left step back on R, Making 1/4 left step L to left side
59&60            Cross shuffle to the left R,L,R
61,62,63,64    Rock/step L to left, Rock/return wt to R, Stamp L beside R, Hold

                        
ADD THESE HIP BUMPS AT THE END OF EVERY WALL EXCEPT FOR WALL 1

65,66,67,68    Bump hips R,L,R,L
                   
*Restart the dance after count 32 on wall 2 - but add the hip bumps first
                    *Restart the dance after count 48 on wall 3 - but add the hip bumps first
               
  *The dance finishes on wall 5 facing the 3 0'clock wall.
                    Add the hip bumps as usual  and then just do a 1/4 turn pivot to face the front.

For Di Andrews (Diamonds and Denim) from Port Macquarie and a big thanks to Lyn Mathers from Brisbane for the music - love it!  Hope you enjoy the dance.  See you on the floor sometime..... Jan

 

 

                                

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                

 

 

 

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie