Pirates Of Dance

Choreographed by Alison Biggs & Peter Metelnick

Description: 68 count, 2 wall, line dance 
Music: Pirates Of Dance by DJ Bobo

Dedicated to Christopher. Ahoy matey!

RIGHT SIDE MAMBO, LEFT SIDE ROCK & RECOVER INTO ¼ LEFT, LEFT COASTER, SLIPPERY DECK WALK
1&2 Rock right to side, recover weight on left, step right together
&3-4 Rock left to side, recover weight on right, turn ¼ left keeping weight on right
Alternative:
3-4 Twist heels left, twist heels right turning ¼ left keeping weight on right
5&6 Step left back, step right together, step left forward
7-8 Right forward, left forward (or skate right, left forward like on the ship's slippery deck)

RIGHT KICK BALL CROSS, RIGHT BACK, LEFT HEEL HOLD, LEFT BALL CROSS TURNING ¼ RIGHT, RIGHT COASTER
1&2 Kick right forward, step right back, cross step left over right
&3-4 Step right back, touch left heel forward, hold
&5-6 Step left back, cross step right over left, turning ¼ right step left back
7&8 Step right back, step left together, step right forward

LEFT SIDE MAMBO, RIGHT SIDE ROCK & RECOVER INTO ¼ RIGHT, RIGHT COASTER, LEFT SIDE ROCK RECOVER & CROSS
1&2 Rock left to side, recover weight on right, step left together
&3-4 Rock right to side, recover weight on left, turning ¼ right keeping weight on left
Alternative:
3-4 Twist heels right, twist heels left turning ¼ right keeping weight on left
5&6 Step right back, step left together, step right forward
7&8 Rock left to side, recover weight on right, cross step left over right

RIGHT BALL CROSS HOLD, SYNCOPATED VINE RIGHT, LEFT HEEL HOLD, LEFT BALL CROSS BALL CROSS
&1-2 Step right to side, cross step left over right, hold
&3&4 Step right to side, cross step left behind right, step right to side, cross step left over right
&5-6 Step right to side, touch left heel forward, hold
&7&8 Step left back, cross step right over left, step left to side, cross step right over left
Finale goes here

RIGHT HEEL JACK, LEFT HEEL JACK HOLD, LEFT BACK, RIGHT FORWARD MAMBO, LEFT COASTER
&1&2 Step left back, touch right heel forward, step right back, cross step left over right
&3-4 Step right back, touch left heel forward, hold
Tag/restart #1 goes here
&5&6 Step left back, rock right forward, recover weight on left, step right together
7&8 Step left back, step right together, step left forward

RIGHT FORWARD MAMBO, LEFT BACK, RIGHT HEEL FORWARD HOLD, LEFT & RIGHT HEEL SWITCHES, ¼ RIGHT PIVOT TURN
1&2 Rock right forward, recover weight on left, step right together
&3-4 Step left back, touch right heel forward, hold
&5&6 Step right together, touch left heel forward, step left together, touch right heel forward
&7-8 Step right together, step left forward, pivot ¼ right

LEFT FORWARD MAMBO, RIGHT BACK, LEFT HEEL FORWARD HOLD, ¼ RIGHT HEEL GRIND & COASTER
1&2 Rock left forward, recover weight on right, step left together
&3-4 Step right back, touch left heel forward, hold
&5-6 Step left back, ¼ right heel grind over 2 counts
7&8 Step right back, step left together, step right forward

½ RIGHT PIVOT TURN, LEFT BALL STEP FORWARD HOLD, ¼ RIGHT PIVOT TURN, LEFT CROSS SHUFFLE
1-2 Step left forward, pivot ½ right
&3-4 Step left together, step right forward, hold
5-6 Step left forward, pivot ¼ right
7&8 Cross step left over right, step right to side, cross step left over right
Tag/restart #2 and Tag/restart #3 go here

STEP RIGHT & LEFT APART, STEP RIGHT & LEFT TOGETHER
1-4 Step right apart, step left apart, step right in, step left together

REPEAT

TAG/RESTART #1
During 2nd wall of dance, after count 36 (facing left wall) add the following 4 counts
&5 Step left back, step right forward
6 Pivot ¼ left
7&8 Right kick ball change
Restart dance facing back wall

TAG/RESTART #2
During wall 4 of the dance, after count 64, you will be facing back wall. Walk the plank! Walk forward right, left, forward coaster, walk back left, right, coaster back with stomp as you hear the word stop! Hold with weight on left & count 1&2&3&4&5&6&7&8&a and restart the dance again. It's tricky because you're starting between the 8 & 9 count. If you start early you can just pause on the first ¼ left turn

TAG/RESTART #3
During wall 5 of the dance, after count 64, you will be facing front wall. Drop counts 65-68 and start the dance again. Last time through to the finale

FINALE
You will be facing right wall. As you do the left ball cross ball cross turn yourself ¼ left to front wall and stomp left forward, hold