BAYOU CITY TWISTER
Dance - Twister Alley
HEEL, STEP, HEEL, STEP, HEEL, TOE, PIVOT ½, HOOK1Right heel forward2Feet back together3Left heel forward4Feet back together5Right heel forward6Right toe touch back7Pivot ½ turn right (weight stays on left)8Right hook over leftSHUFFLE, ROCK, RECOVER9&10Right, left, right shuffle forward11Rock forward on left12Step back on rightSHUFFLE BACK, PIVOT ½, STEP DOWN13&14Left, right, left, shuffle back15Swing right around behind and to side of left while rising up on toes and pivoting ½ right (you are facing beginning wall again with feet at home, on toes)16Set body down on flat feetGRAPEVINE RIGHT WITH ¼ TURN, JUMP APART, CROSS, UNWIND, TOUCH17Step right on right18Cross left behind right19Step right on right20Pivot ¼ right, placing left next to right21Jump, landing with feet apart22Jump, crossing right in front of left23Pivot ½ left (uncrossing feet)24Left toe touch backSHUFFLE, STEP, PIVOT ½25&26Left right left shuffle forward27Step forward on right28Pivot ½ leftJAZZ BOX, PIVOT ½29Cross right in front of left30Step back on left31Step right on right32Pivot ½ right, placing feet together after turn, and clapREPEAT These are variations I see commonly that do not ruin the integrity or spirit of the dance: 1. One or two-foot stomp at count 16 2. 1-¼ right turning vine for counts 17-20 3. Hitch instead of touchback at count 24 4. Turn and a half at count 32 5. Hat wearers raise them with both hands at the split jump (count 21) and replace them on count 22.