Gypsy In The Night

Count:
32
Wall:
4
Level:
Intermediate
Choreographer:
Scott Blevins (USA) - Feburary 2018
Music:
"No Roots - Single"– by Alice Merton
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#24 - count intro

[1–9] SIDE, SAILOR STEP, BEHIND, ¼ LEFT, CROSS, ¾ UNWIND, TRIPLE FORWARD
1-2&31) Step R to right; 2) Step ball of L behind R; &) Step R to right; 3) Step L to left
4,5,6,74) Step R behind L; 5) Turn ¼ left stepping L forward [9:00]; 6) Touch R across L 7) Unwind ¾ left keeping weight on L [12:00]
8&18) Step R forward; &) Step ball of L to R; 1) Step R forward

[10-16] FORWARD MAMBO, ½ RIGHT, STEP, ½ PIVOT, CROSS, BALL, CROSS
2&32) Rock L forward; &) Recover to R; 3) Step L back
4-5-64) Turn ½ right stepping R forward [6:00]; 5) Step L forward; 6) Turn ½ right taking weight forward on R [12:00]
7-8&7) Step L across R; 8) Step ball of R to right; &) Step L across R

[17-24] HIP CIRCLE, BUMP, ¼ RIGHT, ½ RIGHT, ¼ RIGHT BIG STEP, DRAG, BALL, CROSS, ¼ RIGHT
1-21) Step R to right circling hips anti-clockwise from back to front; 2) Touch L toward left diagonal and bump to left
3-43) Turn ¼ right stepping L back [3:00]; 4) Turn ½ right stepping R forward [9:00]
5-65) Turn ¼ right stepping L a large step left [12:00]; 6) Drag R toward L
&7-8&) Step ball of R beside L; 7) Step L across R; 8) Turn ¼ right stepping R forward [3:00]

[25-32] STEPS WITH BUMP, STEP, ½ PIVOT, ¼ LEFT, BEHIND, SIDE, ROCK, RECOVER, ¼ LEFT
1&21) Step ball of L forward pushing hips to left; &) Return hips to center; 2) Step L forward pushing hips to left
3-43) Step R forward; 4) Pivot ½ left taking weight forward on L [9:00]
5-6-75) Turn ¼ left stepping R to right [6:00]; 6) Step L behind R; 7) Step R a small step to right
&8&&) Rock L across R; 8) Recover to R; &) Turn ¼ left stepping L forward [3:00]

Tag 1: Occurring after rotations 2 and 6. You will begin and complete tag facing the original 6 o’clock wall both times.
1,2,3,4,51) Step R to right; 2) Step L behind R; 3) Step R to right; 4) Rock L across R; 5) Recover to R
6-7-86) Turn ¼ left stepping L forward; 7) Turn ¼ left stepping R a large step to right; 8) Drag L toward R
1,2,3,41) Step L behind R; 2) Step R to right; 3) Rock L across R; 4) Recover to R
5-65) Turn ¼ left stepping L forward; 6) Step R forward
a-7a) Turn ¼ right stepping L to left; 7) Turn ½ right on ball of L ending with R touched across L (½ spiral)
8&8) Step R to right; &) Step L beside R

Tag 2: Occurring after rotation 9. You will begin and complete tag facing the original 3 o’clock wall.
1-21) Step R to right; 2) Hold
&3-4&) Step ball of L beside R; 3) Step R across L; 4) Rock L to left (recover into beginning of dance)

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