Breathless Anticipation
 
Choreographed By:
Alice Daugherty & Tim Hand
Difficulty:
beginner/intermediate
Type:
 1 wall Line/Partner Dance
Counts:
48
Music:
Where Ever You Are by Dalton




Counts

Step Descriptions



WALTZ HESITATION
1

Step left foot in front of right (2:00)
2

Step back right
3

Step side left
4

Step right foot in front of left (10:00)
5

Step back left
6

Step side right


Partner note: on count 1 man places his right hand on lady's left shoulder blade and keep it there until count 1 of side basic
Lady extends right arm out on counts 1 & 4 (Add styling. Make it pretty)



SIDE BASIC ¼ TURN, BACK BALANCE STEP
1

Step left foot in front of right
2

Step right foot back making ¼ turn left (facing 9:00)
3

Step back on left foot
4

Step back right foot
5

Step left foot together with right
6

Step right foot forward


Partner note: on count 1 man will pick up lady's right hand going into side by side position before balance step



FULL TURN LEFT, FULL TURN RIGHT
1

Step left foot forward (prepping toes out)
2

Pivot ½ turn left stepping right foot back
3

Pivot ½ turn left on ball of right foot and step forward on left foot
4

Step right foot forward (prepping toes out)
5

Pivot ½ turn right stepping left foot back
6

Pivot ½ turn right on ball of left foot and step forward on right foot


Partner note: on counts 1-3 man and lady both turn. Man will drop lady's right hand, taking left hand over his head. On count 4 man will pick up lady's right hand turning her to the outside while he does a basic waltz forward (right, left, right)



FORWARD BALANCE STEP, BACK SIDE STEP
1

Step left foot forward
2

Step right foot next to left
3

Step left foot back
4

Step right foot back
5

Step left foot to side
6

Step right foot in place


Partner note: on count 1 man will pickup lady's left hand in side by side position



RIGHT VINE WITH HESITATION
1

Step left foot across in front of right
2

Step side right
3

Step left foot behind right
4

Step right to the side
5

Begin drawing left foot toward right foot
6

Continue drawing left foot toward right foot (left foot will end up touching next to right)



FULL TURN LEFT, RIGHT BALANCE STEP
1

Step left foot to side making ¼ turn to left
2

Pivot ¼ turn to left on ball of left foot, step right foot to side
3

Pivot ½ turn to left on ball of right foot, step left foot to side
4

Cross right foot in front of left
5

Step back left foot
6

Step right foot to the side


Partner note: on count 1 man will drop lady's right hand as they turn together and will pick up right hand on count 4. On count 6 the man will step
behind the lady



BALANCE STEP, TURNING BASIC
1

Step forward left foot
2

Step right foot together with left
3

Step left foot back
4

Step right foot back
5

Step left making ¼ to left
6

Step right foot forward making ¼ to left


Partner note: on the balance step, man will be behind lady. On count 6 return to side by side position



FORWARD BALANCE STEP, ½ BASIC MAKING ¼ TURN
1

Step forward left
2

Step together right
3

Step left slightly back
4

Step back right
5

Side step to left making ¼ turn left
6

Step right foot in place



Get ready to start again with right hand on shoulder blade




Note: 2nd place in the 2002 Dance Team Showdown in Fort Wayne, IN
Note: For Dalton Music information E-Mail Alice Daugherty at Bigalofamerica@aol.com

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