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DANCE


The Diamond

Choreographed by Bill Bader

Description: 60 count, 4 wall line dance

Music: What If I Say Goodbye by Vince Gill, The Inn at Innesfree by Sweethearts of the Rodeo

 

SECTION 1

BALANCE FORWARD, BACK

1Step left forward to the center (point c) of the diamond

2-3Step right, left beside

4Step right back to "home" (point h)

5-6Step left, right beside

 

"THE DIAMOND": 4 QUARTER TURNS LEFT (MOVING AROUND THE CENTER)

7Step left forward on left diagonal turning 14 left (to point 1)

8-9Step right, left beside

10Step right back on right diagonal turning 14 left (to point 2)

11-12Step left, right beside

13Step left forward on left diagonal turning 14 left (to point 3)

14-15Step right, left beside

16Step right back on right diagonal turning 14 left (to home)

17-18Step left, right beside

 

SECTION 2

BALANCE FORWARD, BACK

19Step left forward to the center of the diamond

20-21Step right, left beside

22Step right back to "home"

23-24Step left, right beside

 

LEFT HALF OF THE DIAMOND

25Step left diagonally forward/left (point 1) facing left wall

26-27Step right, left beside

28Step right diagonally back/right (point 2) facing back wall

29-30Step left, right beside

31Cross-step left diagonally forward/right (point 1) facing left wall

32-33Step right, left beside

34Cross-step right diagonally back/left (home) facing front

35-36Step left, right beside

 

RIGHT HALF OF THE DIAMOND

37Cross-step left diagonally forward/right (point 3) facing right wall

38-39Step right, left beside

40Cross-step right diagonally back/left (point 2) facing back wall

41-42Step left, right beside

43Step left diagonally forward/left (point 3) facing right wall

44-45Step right, left beside

46Step right diagonally back/right (home) facing front

47-48Step left, right beside

 

SECTION 3

BALANCE FORWARD, BACK

49Step left forward to the center of the diamond

50-51Step right, left beside

52Step right back to "home"

53-54Step left, right beside

 

CIRCULAR TURN 5/4 LEFT ON 6 STEPS

Constantly turning left, complete a smooth 5/4 turn stepping left, right, left, right, left, right. These steps create a circular shape and they stay within the original diamond.

55Step left forward and left with left toe to 10:30. This starts you turning left

56Step right forward to right side of left with right toe turned in toward 7:30. Feet are now "pigeon-toed" with toes close together, about 3" to 4" apart

57Step left back and to left side of right with left toe turned out toward 4:30. Feet are now "duck-toed" with heels close together, about 3" to 4" apart

58Step right forward to right side of left with right toe turned in toward 1:30. Feet are now "pigeon-toed" with toes close together, about 3" to 4" apart

59Step left back to left side of right with left toe turned out toward 10:30. Feet are now "duck-toed" with heels close together, about 3" to 4" apart

60Step right forward in front of left with toe to 9:00 (original left wall)

This last step positions you approximately at point 1