HOKUS POKUS

SONG: A Fear Of Falling by Donna Fisk and Michael Cristian

CHOREOGRAPHER: Jan Wyllie, Hervey Bay, Qld., Australia

Email:janwyllie@iinet.net.au†† Web Site: http://www.members.iinet.net.au/~janwyllie/

DANCE: 64 counts, 4walls, 128 bpm, Easy Intermediate level, 36 count intro† Rereleased June 2010

1 EASY 4 COUNT TAG

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STEPS† †††††††† PATTERN OF DANCE

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Heel Fwd Toe Back, Shuffle Fwd, Heel Fwd, Toe Back, Shuffle Fwd

1,2,3&4†††††† †††††††††† Touch R heel fwd, Touch R toe back, Shuffle fwd R,L,R

5,6,7&8†††††† †††††††††† Touch L heel fwd, Touch L toe back, Shuffle fwd L,R,L

 

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Vine Right With 1/4 Turn Touch, Vine Left With 1/4 Turn Touch

9,10,11,12†† †††††††††† Step R to right, Step L behind R, Making 1/4 right step fwd on R, Touch L beside R/clap

13,14,15,16†††††††††† Step L to left, Step R behind L, Making 1/4 right step back on L, Touch R beside L/clap

 

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Vine Right With 1/4 Turn Touch, Vine Left With 1/4 Turn Touch

17,18,19,20†††††††††† Step R to right, Step L behind R, Making 1/4 right step fwd on R, Touch L beside R/clap

21,22,23,24†††††††††† Step L to left, Step R behind L, Making 1/4 right step back on L, Touch R beside L/clap

†††††††††† †††††††††† NOTE: the previous 16 counts take you in a square and you end up back where you started

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Toe Strut Back R,L,R,L

25,26,27,28†††††††††† Toe strut back R,L

29,30,31,32†††††††††† Toe strut back R,L

 

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Heel Fwd Toe Across, Heel Fwd Together, Heel Fwd Toe Across, Heel Fwd Toe Back

33,34,35,36†††††††††† Touch R heel fwd, Touch R toe across L, Touch R heel fwd, Step R beside L

37,38,39,40†††††††††† Touch L heel fwd, Touch L toe across R, Touch L heel fwd, Touch L toe back

 

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Shuffle Fwd, 1/2 Shuffle, 1/2 Shuffle, 1/4 Rock Replace

41&42†††††††† †††††††††† Shuffle fwd L,R,L

43&44†††††††† †††††††††† Making 1/2 left shuffle back R,L,R

45&46†††††††† †††††††††† Making 1/2 left shuffle fwd L,R,L

47,48† †††††††††† †††††††††† Making 1/4 left rock/step R to right, Rock/replace wt onto L

 

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† Rock Replace, Side Shuffle, Rock Replace, Side Shuffle

49,50,51&52†††††††† Rock/step R behind L, Rock/replace wt onto L, Shuffle right stepping R,L,R

53,54,55&56†††††††† Rock/step L behind R, Rock/replace wt onto R, Shuffle left stepping L,R,L

 

†††††††††† †††††††††† †††††††††† 1/2 Hinge Shuffle, Stomp Hold, &Stomp Hold, &Stomp Hold

57&58†††††††† †††††††††† Making 1/2 right shuffle right stepping R,L,R (hinge shuffle)

59,60† †††††††††† †††††††††† Stomp L fwd, Hold

&61,62††††††† †††††††††† Step R beside L, Stomp L fwd, Hold

&63,64††††††† †††††††††† Step R beside L, Stomp L fwd, Hold

 

†††††††††† *On walls 3 and 5 after your toe struts back (count 25-32) there is a 4 count tag.

† †††††††† ††Donít stress, itís simple, itís just 4 heel bumps. You already have your R foot fwd so

†††††††††† †† just bump your R heel 4 times and then continue the dance from count 33

 

This is a great song and the dance feels good to do.†

Hope you think so too!

See you on the floor sometimeÖ. Jan

Original sheet by

Jan Wyllie