Back In Town

Count:
64
Wall:
2
Level:
Phrased Intermediate
Choreographer:
Scott Blevins, Jo Thompson Szymanski and Joey Warren (aka "Team U.S.A." for Windy City Pro Team Challenge) (October 2018)
Music:
"Back In Town" by Matt Dusk, Album: "Back In Town"
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#32 count intro to start with lyrics
Sequence: A - A - B - Tag - A - A - B - B - Tag - A - B - B - 1st ½ of B with ending

Pattern A: 32 counts
A[1–8] CROSS, POINT, TRIPLE 3/4 LEFT, WIZARD STEP, KNEE POP
1-2-3&41) Step R across L; 2) Point L to left; 3&4) Turn 3/4 left on the spot tripling L-R-L [3:00]
5-6&75) Step R to right slightly fwd; 6) Step L behind R; &) Step R to right; 7) Turn 1/8 left taking a big step L forward toward 1 o’clock
88) Drag R to L taking weight on R popping L knee [1:00]

A[9-16] FWD, CROSS, 1/8 BACK, 1/4 SIDE, CROSS, 3/4 ROLL, 1/4 BIG STEP, DRAG
1-2-3&41) Step L fwd; 2) Step R across L; 3) Turn 1/8 right stepping L back; &) Turn 1/4 right stepping R to right; 4) Step L across R [6:00]
5-65) Turn 1/4 left stepping R back [3:00]; 6) Turn 1/2 left stepping L forward [9:00]
7-87) Turn 1/4 left taking big step R to right; 8) Drag L [6:00]

A[17-24] CONTINUOUS SAILORS MOVING FWD/DIAGONAL, REPLACE w/KICK, SWITCH 2X, BACK SWEEP 2X
1&2&3&1) Step L behind R; &) Turn 1/8 right stepping R to right; 2) Step L to left; &) Step R behind L; 3) Step L to left; &) Step R fwd [7:00]
4-5-64) Step L to R as you extend R leg fwd; 5) Step R to L as you extend L leg back; 6) Step L to R as you extend R leg fwd [7:00]
7-87) Step R back sweeping L back; 8) Step L back sweeping R back

A[25-32] BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, CROSS, 1/4 BACK, 1/4 FWD, FWD, 1/2 PIVOT
1&21) Step R behind L; &) Step L to left squaring up to 6 o’clock; 2) Step R across L [6:00]
3&43) Rock L to left; &) Recover to R; 4) Step L across R
5-6-7-85) Turn 1/4 left stepping R back; 6) Turn 1/4 left stepping L fwd; 7) Step R fwd; 8) Turn 1/2 left taking weight on L [6:00]

Pattern B: 32 counts - Clock references for this section are set for learning from the original 12 o’clock wall.
B[1-8] ROCK, SWEEP, BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, TRAVELING SWIVEL, COASTER STEP
1-2-3&41) Rock R across L; 2) Recover to L sweeping R back; 3) Step R behind L; &) Step L to left; 4) Step R across L
5&65) Step L beside R swiveling heels to left; &) Swivel toes to left; 6) Swivel heels to left facing 1 o’clock
7&87) Step R back; &) Step ball of L beside R; &) Step R forward [1:00]

B[9-16] FWD w/CLAP, LEAP w/ ARM EXTENSION, RCVR, 1/2 FWD, FWD, 1/2 PIVOT, CROSS TRIPLE w/SNAPS
1-2-3-41) Step L forward toward 1 o’clock clapping hands chest level; 2) Leap fwd onto R toward 1 o’clock extending L leg back, at the same time extend R arm forward/down and L arm back/up; 3) Recover to L; 4) Turn 1/2 right stepping R forward [7:00]
5-6-7&85) Step L forward; 6) Turn 1/2 right taking weight on R [1:00]; 7) Step L across R squaring up to 12 o’clock snapping R fingers out to right; &) Step ball of R to right; 8) Step L across R snapping R fingers out to right [12:00]

B[17-24] SIDE, TOGETHER, POINT, SWITCH 2X, 1/2 SAILOR, TOGETHER, 1/4 STEP, TOGETHER, 1/4 STEP
1&21) Step R to right; &) Step L beside right; 2) Point R to right
Variation: 1) Step ball of R to right; &) Push off ball of R sending body up and right tapping feet together while both feet are off the floor;
a) Land on L; 2) Point R to right
&3&4(&) Step R beside L; 3) Point L to left; &) Step L beside R; 4) Point R to right
5&65) Step R behind L; &) Turn 1/4 right stepping ball of L back; 6) Turn 1/4 right stepping R forward [6:00]
&7&8(&) Step ball of L to R; 7) Turn 1/4 right stepping R fwd; &) Step ball of L to R; 8) Turning 1/4 right stepping R fwd [12:00]

B[25-32] JAZZ BOX, ROCK, RECOVER, 1/2 TRIPLE
1-2-3-41) Step L across R; 2) Step R back; 3) Step L to left; 4) Step R forward
5-6-7&85) Rock L fwd; 6) Recover to R; 7) Turn 1/4 left stepping L to left; &) Step R beside L; 8) Turn 1/4 left stepping L fwd [6:00]

Tag: You will be facing the back wall both times the Tag is danced.
[1–8] CHARLESTON, R LEAD SWIVEL WALK, L LEAD SWIVEL WALK
1-2-3-41) Point R fwd; 2) Step R back; 3) Point L back; 4) Step L fwd
5&65) With both knees bent step ball of R fwd with R toe turned out and L heel swiveling left; &) Keeping knees bent step ball of L fwd with L toe turned out and R heel swiveling right; 6) Keeping knees bent step ball of R fwd with R toe turned out and L heel swiveling left
7&87) Keeping knees bent step ball of L fwd with L toe turned out and R heel swiveling right; &) Keeping knees bent step ball of R fwd with R toe turned out and L heel swiveling left; 6) Keeping knees bent step ball of L fwd with L toe turned out and R heel swiveling right

[9-16] JAZZ BOX, OUT, OUT, KNEE POP, HIP CIRCLE
1-2-3-41) Step R across L; 2) Step L back; 3) Step R to right; 4) Step L across R
&5&6(&) Step R out to right; 5) Step L out to left; &) Pop both knees fwd; 6) Return knees
7-8 7-8) Circle hips 1 full rotation anti-clockwise left, back, right, left, ending with weight on L

Ending: You will be facing the front wall and will dance the first 16 counts of pattern B freezing and pointing R index finger forward on count 16.

Enjoy :-)

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