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We teach a variety of line dances both old and new and the occasional partnership dance

At 7.00

- Beginners line You do not need a partner and assumed no knowledge of line

At 8.10

- Two dances are taught over a two or three week period - New beginners and some revision of line dances taught since 1993!

At 9.15

- Taught over three or four weeks. This is when we teach high beginners and improvers dances(often tricky)

Partnership dances are being rewritten as non gender, equal partner scripts

BEGINNERS LINE DANCE CLASSES START AT 7PM - please arrive early

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2019

Beginners

Cowboy Cha Cha -- Champagne Promise -- Home Again -- Ticket to the Blues -- Sexy baby -- Intoxicating -- Open Book -- Come dance With Me -- Scotia Samba -- These Old Boots -- Imelda's Way -- Midnight Waltz -- Magic Moon -- Everybodys Here -- Tush Push -- Texas Time AB -- Houston Slide -- Stand By My Woman Man -- An Absolute Dream -- Urban Living -- Dirty Underwear-- Duchess Hustle-- Rhythm in Line -- Things-- Lemon Tree-- Boom-- Mexican Cantina-- Cowgirls' Twist-- Shania's Moment-- First Sway-- Long Shot-- I Love this Town--

General Class

Heart Body and Soul -- When You Smile -- World For Two -- Open Book -- Hey Mr Lonely -- Nothing But You -- Back to Life -- Memphis Love (Revision) -- Down To The Honkytonk -- Bonapart's Retreat -- Weak At The Knees -- Sexy baby -- Love Flow -- Keep It Simple -- Lucky Stars -- I Am Giant AB -- Shaky -- Brand New Man -- Miss Congeniality -- Give Me A Ring Sometime -- Feelin' Good -- Watermelon Crawl (Classic Revision) -- Waves of Love -- Little Miss Hayley Jo -- Codigo-- The Wolf-- Thank You-- The Queen-- Big Coconuts-- Short Fall-- Wonderland Waltz(Revision)-- My Maria--

2018

Top of the World-- Whiskey Bridges-- This & That-- Walk on Bye(Classic Revision)-- Rolling Home-- Stepping Over Rainbows AB (Beginners)-- Thunderbolt(Classic Revision)-- La Culpa-- Hotshot-- Peace Train(Classic Revision)-- Mamma Mia Why Me-- Jack I'm Mellow-- Walk The Line(Classic Revision)-- Country As Can Be (Beginners)-- California Dreamin (Beginners)-- Half a Cha-- Hey You-- Stumbling In-- Adventure 45-- The Drifter-- Highway Honky Tonk-- I Close My Eyes-- Down On Your Uppers-- Havana Cha-- Imitation Love(Beginners)-- Eat, Sleep, Love, Repeat-- Life Changes-- Yesterday's Tomorrow-- Things-- Sherry Baby (Beginners)--

2017

Rose from the Sea-- Everybody's Here-- Mexican Cantina-- Spirit in the Sky-- Save Me Tonight-- Completely (Revision)-- Cotton Eyed Joe (Partnership Dance)-- J and T (Partnership Dance)-- Flame of Love (Beginners)-- September in the Rain (Beginners)-- I'm In Trouble-- Lonely Drum-- Sweetheart Cha Cha (Partnership Dance)-- King Samba-- Twisting-- Get Good-- Stop Staring At My Eyes!-- New Country Cha-- Bored-- Fenua Maohi E (Revision)-- Do You Remember-- Champagne Promise-- 6345789-- 1000 Years (or More)-- Love's Calling-- Dreams of Martina-- The Last Cheaters Waltz-- Ain't Goin' Down-- Let it Swing-- Dizzy-- Angels AB-- Missing-- Inspiration-- Left in the Dark-- Jitterbug-- Midler's Way--

2016

Honky Tonk Twist-- An Evening in Roma-- Shouldn't be this Hard-- Doesn't Take Much-- The Long Way Home-- A Little Love Trip-- After the Storm-- Back to Basics-- New Shoes-- Dance with Wolves-- Gypsy Queen-- An Absolute Dream-- Cry Cry Cry-- Do it in Heels-- Islands in the Stream (Revision)-- Bring on the Good Times-- A Little Mellow Yellow-- Cajun Moon (Revision)-- Lay Low-- Ring on your Finger-- Text Me Texas-- Tin Man-- Thinkin' Country-- Hinges-- On The Town (Revision)-- Big Blue Tree-- Mini Mariana-- Ah Si!-- Crazy Foot Mambo (revision)-- A Kind of Hush-- My First Love is You-- We Only Live Once-- On The Waves--

2015

Christmasdance-- Peligrosa-- Please Yourself-- All Over Again-- Diamond-- Mamma Maria-- Falling Rain-- Wild Angel-- Meat and Potato Man-- Heavenly Cha-- Until The Dawn-- Blue Gemini-- Crash and Burn-- Tell The World-- The Galway Gathering-- Ticket to the Blues-- All That's Left-- All About a Woman-- The Rodeo Clown-- South Australia-- Hush Hush-- Litte Lady Bug-- Sisters-- Tahoe Kick (revision)-- New Shade of Blue-- Memphis Love-- Anytime (revision)-- Triple Mix-- Lemon Tree-- Walking on Air (revision)-- Cecilia-- Love is a Miracle -- Till I was Loved by You-- Go West a Little --

2014

Sea Cruise-- Dancing in the Dark -- Alcazar-- Piano man-- Come Dance with Me-- Blue Birds-- Such a Fool-- Raggle Taggle Gipsy O-- Love Like Mine-- Funky Strut-- My Guy-- Just Add Moonlight-- Imelda's Way-- Mona Lisa-- Aleman Caballero-- Alibi-- Fall in Love-- Something in the Air-- Little Zou Bisou-- This is Me-- I Walk Alone

2013

Got My Baby Back-A Beautiful Noise - Mexi-Fest - EZ Walk like Rihanna - Jo 'N Jo Tango - Completely - Stoned - Back to The Wild Side - Second Chances - Dance With me Baby - Break my mind - Wonderland waltz - Runaway Train - The Belle of Liverpool - Is it Friday yet -Yodel A e Tee - Honey Pie - Bye Bye Mambo

Dance steps and how we call them

See us dance

Recent Revision

:- Partner Cha Cha -16 Step - The World - Horseshoe -Boyfriend of the Year - Before the Devil -Loose Boots :Crusin' - Walk on Bye -Telepathy - Bobbi with an i - Close Encounters - Ja Du Boogie -Thunderbolt - Step Back- Little Squirt - Rose Garden - Just For Grins - Cajun Mambo Walk -Thunderfoot - SBS - Line Dance Cha Cha - Shania's Moments - Snake Pit -Trashy Women - Vertical Expressions - Vancouver Boogie - One Step Forward - Le Doux Shuffle - Tush Push - Midnight Waltz - Pot of Gold - Coastin' -Tahoe Kick - Honky Tonk Stomp - Jose Cuervo - Long Shot - Slap Leather - Mad for it - Sidekick - Walk On Bye - J&T - Walk the Line - Cajun Moon - Stroll Along Cha Cha - Oil Can Slide - Cowgirls' Twist - Snakepit - MLD - Reggae Cowboy - Dizzy - No Way Jose -13 MWZ - County Line - One Step Forward - Ridin' - Chicago Cha Cha - Fais Do Do - Bright Side of the Road - Jamaica Mistaka - Jazzie Joe's -Ballymore Boys- God Bless Texas - Little Squirt - Por Ti Sere - Swing City Jive - Pizziricco -Viva las Vegas - The Lion Sleeps - Magic Moon - Cowgirls' Twist

Dances 2012

Simplemente - Disappearing Tail Lights - Whisper Your Name- Half Past Nothin' - Blue Night Cha - Da Dance Light - Rock, Paper, Scissors, - Ashes of Love - Love You in a Barrel - London Rhythm Swings -Walking On Air - What if We Fly - Pop The Question - Felling Kinda Lonely - Caballero - Have You Ever Seen The Rain - Something in the Water - Jealousy - Bobbi with an I

Dances 2011

La Luna (November) - Telepathy (October) - Quarter After One (Sept) - Chicken Walk Jive (August) -Beyond Your Eyes (July)- Get Up Dance and Inspiration (June) - Sleeping Child (May) - Georgia Winder (April) - Burlesque (March/April)- Calypso Mexico(March) -Big Jimmy (February)

Dances 2010

Casanova Cowboy - SBS - Loiusiana Swing -Toes - J Ho - Cabo san Lucas -Sister Kate - - Boyfriend of the Year - D.H.S.S - Action - Cool Chick -Step Back -All the Lovers - Rhythm of Life -Handyman - Gleehab -Tennessee Waltz Surprise - Boogie Woogie - Sharp Dressed Man