THAT'S AMORE

Count:
0
Wall:
1
Level:
Intermediate / Advanced
Choreographer:
Pamela Smith
Music:
That's Amore - Patrizio Buanne
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Sequence: A, BBBB, TAG, A to the end. Begin section A on the word "moon" and start section B on the word "stars"

SECTION A
STEP SWEEP STEP SWEEP

1-2-3Step forward on right, sweep left around to front (taking 2 beats)
4-5-6Step forward on left, sweep right around to front (taking 2 beats)

FRONT, SIDE, BEHIND, STEP, DRAG
1-2-3Step right over left, step left to side, step right behind left
4-5-6Large step to left, drag right to left (taking 2 beats)

STEP, DRAG BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS
1-2-3Large step to right, drag left to right (taking 2 beats)
4-5-6Left behind right, right to side, cross left over right

SIDE ROCK, REPLACE, CROSS, SIDE ROCK, REPLACE, CROSS WITH 1/8 TURN RIGHT (CORNER)
1-2-3Rock right to side, replace weight on left, cross right over left
4-5-6Rock left to side, angle your body to right corner, replace on right, cross left over right

DANCING TO CORNERS STEP, HOOK, HOLD, BACK, CROSS, HOLD
1-2-3Step forward right, hook left behind right, hold
4-5-6Step back left, cross right over left, hold

WALTZ FORWARD (RIGHT-LEFT-RIGHT) BACK ½ TURN RIGHT (LEFT-RIGHT-LEFT)
1-2-3Waltz forward (right-left-right)
4-5-6Step back on left, ½ turn right step forward on right, left next to right

AGAIN
1-12Repeat last 12 beats

ROCK, REPLACE, STEP, ROCK, REPLACE STEP
1-2-3Rock forward on right, replace weight on left, step right slight back
4-5-6Rock back on left, replace weight on right, step left slightly forward

ROCK, REPLACE, STEP, STEP, POINT ½ UNWIND
1-2-3Rock right forward, replace weight left, step right slightly back
4-5-6Step left back, point right back, ½ turn right taking weight on left (corner)

RIGHT TURNING SAILOR, LEFT SAILOR
1-2-3Step right behind left, 1/8 turn left step left to side (back), step right beside left (sailor)
4-5-6Step left behind right, step right to side, left beside right (sailor)

CROSS ½ UNWIND, TURNING RIGHT SAILOR
1-2-3Cross right behind left, unwind ½ turn right, take weight on left
4-5-6Step right behind left, 1/8 turn left (corner) step left to side, right beside left

ROCK, REPLACE, STEP, ROCK, REPLACE, STEP
1-2-3Rock left forward, replace weight on right, step left slightly back
4-5-6Rock right back, replace weight on left, step right slightly forward

ROCK, REPLACE, STEP, STEP, POINT, UNWIND 3/8 TURN LEFT (BACK)
1-2-3Rock left forward, replace weight on right, step left slightly back
4-5-6Step right back, point left behind, unwind 3/8 turn left, weight on right (facing back)

FACING BACK LEFT SAILOR, RIGHT SAILOR
1-2-3Step left behind right, step right to side, step left beside right (sailor)
4-5-6Step right behind left, step left to side, step right beside left (sailor)

CROSS UNWIND HOLD, HOLD, HOLD
1-2-3Cross left behind right, ½ turn left unwind, taking weight on left
4-5-6Hold, hold, hold
Music will change to 4/4 time as you start section B
SECTION B
HEEL STRUT, LEFT HEEL STRUT (½) CHARLESTON
1-2-3-4Right heel, toe, left heel, toe
5-6-7-8Point right forward, hold, step back, right hold

½ CHARLESTON RIGHT HEEL STRUT, LEFT HEEL STRUT
1-2-3-4Point left back, hold, step left forward, hold
5-6-7-8Right heel toe, left heel toe

ROCK FORWARD, BACK, BACK, HOLD, BACK, LOCK, BACK, HOLD
1-2-3-4Right rock forward, back on left, step right back, hold
5-6-7-8Step back left, cross right over left, step back on left (lock), hold

BACK, LOCK, BACK, HOLD, ¼ TURN SAILOR, HOLD
1-2-3-4Step right back, cross left over right, step right back (lock) hold
5-6-7-8Turning ¼ left step left behind right, step right in place, step left next to right (sailor) hold

WALK RIGHT, HOLD, LEFT, HOLD, ROCK, REPLACE, STEP SLIGHTLY FORWARD, HOLD
1-2-3-4Walking forward, right, hold, left hold
5-6-7-8Right rock back, replace weight on left, step right slightly forward, hold

WALK LEFT, HOLD, RIGHT, HOLD, ROCK, REPLACE, STEP, HOLD
1-2-3-4Walking forward left, hold right, hold
5-6-7-8Rock left back, replace weight on right, step left slightly forward, hold

ROCK FORWARD, REPLACE, BACK, HOLD, ¼ TURN LEFT SIDE, TOGETHER, FORWARD HOLD
1-2-3-4Rock right forward, replace weight on left, step right back, hold
5-6-7-8¼ turn left, step left to side, right next to left, step left forward, hold

STEP RIGHT FORWARD, ¼ PIVOT LEFT, CROSS, HOLD, BACK, ½ TURN, RIGHT STEP, CROSS, HOLD
1-2-3-4Step right forward, ¼ pivot left weight on left, cross right over left, hold
5-6-7-8Step back on left, ½ turn right stepping right to side, cross left over right, hold

TAG
Danced very slowly to music
2 CROSS WALTZES, 2 REVERSE CROSS WALTZES

1-6Cross right over left, rock onto left, replace weight on right, cross left over right, rock onto right, replace weight on left
1-6Cross right behind left, rock onto left, replace weight on right, cross left behind right, rock on to right, replace weight on left
I wish to dedicate this dance to Fran Edmonds as she liked the music and felt a dance could be written to it