SWEET CAROLINE

Count:
0
Wall:
4
Level:
intermediate
Choreographer:
Kath Dickens (UK)
Music:
Sweet Caroline - Celtic Pride
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Sequence: AAA, Tag, B, AAA, Tag, B, A(1-28), BB, A(1-24), Optional 1/4 sailor right to finish on front

PART A (VERSE)
TWIST, ¼ TURN, COASTER STEP, STEP ½ PIVOT, SHUFFLE

1-2Twist both heels to right, twist both heels left making a ¼ turn right (weight on left)
3&4Step back on right, step left next to right, step forward on right
5-6Step forward on left, pivot ½ turn to the right transfer weight onto right foot
7&8Step forward on left, close right next to left, step forward on left again

FULL TURN, MAMBO STEP, ½ TURN, STEP, KICK-BALL-CHANGE
1-2Make ½ turn left stepping back on right, make another ½ turn left stepping forward on left
3&4Rock forward on right, recover weight back on left, step right next to left
5-6(Pivoting on ball of right) make ½ a turn left stepping forward on left, step forward right
7&8Kick left forward, step onto ball of left, step down on right

ROCK, RECOVER, BEHIND & CROSS, TWICE
1-2Rock out to the side on left, recover weight back onto right
3&4Step left behind right, right to side, cross left over right with weight
5-6-7&8Repeat 1-4 again starting on right foot

CROSS, ¼ TURN, LEFT CHASSÉ, CROSS ¼ TURN, RIGHT CHASSÉ
1-2Cross left over right, make ¼ turn left stepping back on right
3&4Step to the side on left, step right next to left, step left to side
5-6-7&8Repeat 1-4 again starting on right foot and making ¼ turn to the right

PART B (CHORUS)
BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, POINT, TWICE

1-4Step left behind right, right to side, cross left over right, point right out to side
5-8Repeat 1-4 again starting on right foot

CROSS POINT TWICE, CROSS, UNWIND, ROCK BACK, RECOVER
1-4Cross left over right, point right to side, cross right over left, point left to side
5-8Cross left over right, unwind ½ turn right, rock back on right, recover onto left

KICK ACROSS, SIDE, COASTER STEP TWICE
1-2-3&4Kick right across left, then out to side, step back on right, step left together, step forward on right
5-6-7&8Repeat 1-4 again starting on left foot

SIDE, CLAP, ½ TURN, CLAP, BEHIND, ¼ TURN, STEP, ½ PIVOT
1-4Step to the side on right, clap, make ½ turn to the right stepping onto left, clap
5-6Step right behind left, make ¼ turn left stepping forward on left
7-8Step forward on right, pivot ½ turn to left transferring weight onto left

CHASSÉ RIGHT, ROCK BACK, RECOVER TWICE
1&2-3-4Step side right, step left next to right, step right to side, rock back on left, recover onto right
5&6-7-8Repeat 1-4 again starting on the left

SIDE, TOUCH, ¼ TURN, TOUCH, ¼ TURN, TOUCH, ROCK, RECOVER, (OPTIONAL CLAP ON THE TOUCH)
1-4Step to side on right, touch left next to right, make ¼ turn left stepping onto left, touch right
5-8Make another ¼ turn left as you step onto right, touch left, rock left, recover weight to right

TAG
JAZZ BOX AND 4 HIP SWAYS
This comes on side walls 9:00 & 3:00

1-8Cross left over right, step back on right, side left, step on right, sway (with weight) left, right, left, right

RESTART
Facing home wall (28 counts of Part A)

1-26Instead of the left chassé
27-28Just rock left, then right
Ready to start Part B again