Blackpool By The Sea

Choreographed by Gaye Teather (UK) Feb. 2016

Description: 32 count, 4 wall, Improver line dance
Music: Blackpool By The Sea by Dave Sheriff

Intro: 16 counts from the very first beat. Start dancing on vocals (11 seconds)
Dance rotates in CCW direction

Charleston steps. Forward lock step. Side rock and stomp
1 – 2 Touch Right toe forward. Sweep Right out to Right and step back on Right
3 – 4 Touch Left toe back. Sweep Left out to Left and step forward on Left
5&6 Step forward on Right. Lock Left behind Right Step forward on Right
7&8 Rock Left to Left side. Recover onto Right. Stomp Left beside Right

Right side rock. Behind-side-cross., Left side rock. Coaster quarter turn Left
1 – 2 Rock Right to Right side. Recover onto Left
3&4 Cross Right behind Left. Step Left to Left side. Cross Right over Left
5 – 6 Rock Left to Left side. Recover onto Right
7&8 Quarter turn Left stepping back on Left. Step Right beside Left. Step forward on Left (9 o'clock)

Back. Heel. Hold. Back. Heel. Hold. Vaudeville steps
&1 – 2 Angling body to face Left diagonal step back on Right. Touch Left heel diagonally forward Left. Hold
&3 – 4 Angling body to face Right diagonal step back on Left. Touch Right heel diagonally forward Right. Hold
& Straightening up to 9 o'clock step back on Right
5&6 Cross Left over Right. Step back on Right. Touch Left heel diagonally forward Left
& Step back on Left
7&8 Cross Right over Left. Step back on Left. Touch Right heel diagonally forward Right
Note: The fun bit! On counts &1 – 2 place Left hand, palm down, above eyes and look to the Left
On counts &3 – 4 place Right hand, palm down, above eyes and look to the Right

Together. Cross rock. Chasse quarter turn Left. Walk around three quarter turn Left
&1 – 2 Step Right beside Left. Cross rock Left over Right. Recover onto Right
3&4 Step Left to Left side. Step Right beside Left. Quarter turn Left stepping forward on Left
5 – 8 Walk around three quarter turn Left stepping Right. Left. Right. Left (9 o'clock)

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