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What's Being Taught across Sydney (December/January)
(If you teach or attend a class that's not here, please
email me what's taught so I can add it in!)
Dances in italics are those for the earlier month. A "*" after the dance means the choreographer taught the dance
   
     
Bilby Line Dancers (Penny)
November-Dec/Jan
Easy
Blue Note - Jan Smith
Blue Night Cha - Kim Ray
Forget All Your Yesterdays - Beth Mills
Hot Tamalea Jr - Thompson-Szymanski & Robinson
Love Songs on a Juke Box - Bill Larson
Flat Nail Joe - Ray Graham
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
Little Loch - Kerry Bailey
A Little Oops Baby - Judy Bell
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
Dance With Me - Linda Burgess
Hold On - Vi Hooker
Beautiful Girl - Tom Glover
Roma - Carl Sullivan
Open
Last Chance Dance - Maddison Glover
Be That Song - Mark Simpkin
Obsessed - Roxane Moates & Chris Watson
S.T. One - Rachel McEnaney-White
Break on Me - Josh Talbot
Bring on the Good Times - Maggie Gallagher
Up - Alison Biggs & Peter Metelnick
I Need You Now - Darren Mitchell
Kick a Little Dirt Around - Fowler & Barton
Without You - Linda Burgess
Revision/Classics
Amame - Robbie McGowan Hickie
Honey Bee Boogie - Marshall, Syzmanski & Trace
Alabamma Slammin' - Rachel McEnaney-White
Lamtarra Rumba - Tony Chapman
Forget all Your Yestaerdays - Beth Mills
Dance Ranch Romp - Jo Thompson
Hot Tomales Jr - Thompson-Szymanski & Robinson
Someone Like You - Michael Vera Lobos
Hot Tomales - Neil Hale
Pot of Gold - Liam Hycram
Stomp - Mark Simpkin
Source: Penny
    
* Boots 'n Scoots (Daniel Keshan)
August
Out of Reach - Kathryn Sloan
Source: Fb
    
Coastal Slickers (Booth)
Dec/Jan

News
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Classics/Revision
Bosa Nova - Phill Dennington
Bring Down the House - Linda Burgess
Dance With Me - Linda Burgess
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth *
Hold On - Vi Hooker
If I Wuz U - Neville Fitzgerald & Julie Harris
Love Junk - Simon Ward & Christina Browne
Obsessed - Moates, Watson and Watson
Sinatra & Chardonnay - Biggs & Metelnick
Ticket to the Blues - Niels Poulsen
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Source: Lyn
   
Cowboy Cha Cha (Wilcox)
Nov/Dec-January
Mr Santa - Frank Trace
My Blue Tree - Gary O’Reilly
Their  Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie MacKay
Do A Little Life - Maddie Glover & Michelle Risley
The One - Linda Pink
Let’s Twist Again - Karen Tripp
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Kokomo Cocktail - Gordon Elliott
Revised
Black Coffee - Helen O'Malley
Pot Of Gold - Liam Hrycan
Stroll Along Cha Cha - The Rodeo Cowboys
Source: Pat
   
Dance Fever (Tracie Lee-Murray)
November-Dec/Jan
A Little Love Trip - Vikki Morris
Don't be Angry - Julie Talbot
Gin & Tonic - Kate Sala & Robbie McGowan Hickie
Memphis Love - Vikki Morris
Some Girls Will - Vikki Morris
Every Sunrise - Tom Glover
Cowboy for a Night - Johnstone, Hoyn & co
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Walk in the Country - Tracie Lee *
Back in Style - Tracie Lee *
Rose from the Sea - Rep Ghazali-Meaney
Source: Fb, webbie
  
Gordon Elliott
November-Dec/Jan

Beginner/Improver
Lost in the Shuffle - Marlyn Choate
Rockin' Rebel - Karl-Harry Winson & Laura Sway
Kokomo Cocktails - Gordon Elliott *
Breaking Up Is Hard To Do - Gordon Elliott *
Everywhere - Jennifer Hughes & Darren Mitchell
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Out Of Reach - Kathrine Sloan
Open
Do A Little Life - Glover & Risley
Where I'll Stay - Jennifer Hughes & Karen Jennings
Kick A Little Dirt Around - Fowler & Barton
Without You - Linda Burgess
Echoes of Love - Maggie Gallagher
Classics/Revision
Forget all Your Yesterdays - Beth Mills
Champagne on Ice - Michael Vera-Lobos
Someone Like You - Michael Vera-Lobos
Source: GELinda Pink, website
   
Here I Am Line Dancers (Palmer)
December/January
Beginner/Improver
Let's Break Up Tomorrow - Kay Spradin
Bosa Nova Beginner Style - Irene Groundwater
The Frieze - Anonymous
I'm Excited - Josh Talbot
Wanna Be Me Too Ab - Annemaree Sleeth
Open
Blackpool By The Sea - Gaye Teather
Gypsy Queen - Hazel Pace
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Man of My Word - Hughes & Mitchell
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
Obsessed - Moates, Watson & Watson
Source: Michelle
   
* In Line Boots (Rosalie Mackay)
September/October (no Dec/Jan)
New Dances
Step Back - Bill Bader
Big Red Sun - Jan Wyllie
Country Waltz - Dennis Foley & Verity Mills
Cha Cha One - Sho Botham
Corona Con Lima - Jennifer Hughes
Bootscooting Boogie - Bill Bader
Peaches & Cream - Metelnick & Biggs
Blue Finger - Di Andrews
Four Corners - Anonymous
Don’t Say Goodbye -  David Cheshire
The Lemon Tree - Kim Ray
Hot Tamales Jr - Thompson-Szymanski & Robinson
Red Hot Salsa - Christina Browne
All Fired Up - Kevin & Maria Smith
101 - Peter Metelnick
L.O.V.E - Gordon Timms
Down In Mexico - Rosalie Mackay *
Hugs & Kisses - Pat Stott & Liz Lowry
Making History - Bennett, Musk & Ward
Gypsy Queen - Hazel Pace
Blackpool By The Sea - Gaye Teather
Do A Little Life - Glover & Risley
Maybe Tomorrow - Poulsen & Jakobsen
Revision/Classics
Gentleman’s Waltz - Linda Burgess
Man In The Moon - Tim Gauci
Everybody Loves A Lover - Linda Pink
Big Blue Tree - Ria Vos
Down To The Islands - Jennifer Hughes
Little Red Book - Dee Musk
Loch Lomond - Barbara Hile
A Waltz For Megan - unknown
One Good Reason - Su Swanson
Bring Down The House - Linda Burgess
About Feelings - Ria Vos
The Lucky Ones - Rosalie Mackay *
Their Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay *
Man Of My Word - Jennifer Hughes & Darren Mitchell
Alabama Slammin’ - Rachael McEnaney
Come Tomorrow - Michelle Peron
Teach Me To Dance - Rosalie Mackay *
Ding Dong Sing My Song - Rosalie Mackay *
Oklahoma Wind - Rosalie Mackay *
Source: Rosalie, website
   
   
JBTalbot Linedancers  (Josh Talbot)
November-Dec/Jan
Easy
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Dance With Me - Linda Burgess
Smokey Places - Michelle Perron
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
Open
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Living Next Door to Alice - Lu Olsen
Hold On - Vi Hooker
Oops Baby - Cody Flowers & Rachael McEnaney
Last Night - Gordon Elliott
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Play That Song - Joshua Talbot *
Revised/Classics
Woolshed Waltz - Kath macmannon
Magic Moments - Sue Coates
Cowboy Ca Cha - Anonymous
Cupid Shuffle - Cupid
Easy Love - Karolyna Caceres Lopez
Wanna Be Me Too - Annemaree Sleeth
Dancing in the Dark - Jo Thompson
Come Dance With Me - Jo Thompson
Someone Like You - Michael Vera Lobos
Source: Gl, Josh
   
Lassoo Line Dancers (Sandy Kerrigan)
November-Dec/Jan
Easy
Footloose and Fancy Free - Sandy Kerrigan *
Whadya Want - Malene Jakobsen
Wanna Be Me Too - Annemaree Sleeth
Apple Trees and Honeny Bees - Sandy Kerrigan *
Come A Little Bit Closer - Linda Pink
Itch and Scratch - Sandy Kerrigan *
Young and Foolish - Chris Watson
Rose From The Sea - Rap Ghazali-Meaney
Wild Heart - Karen Hunn
Open
Blue Ain't Your Colour - Belloque Vane & Verdonk
Footloose - Rob Fowler
Break On Me - Josh Talbot
Last Chance Dance - Maddison Glover
Do Something Crazy  - Munday & McKeever
Hand Clap - Bracken Ellis & Brandon Zahorsky
Shape - Sandy Kerrigan *
Hold Me Now - Talbot, Jenkins & Paterson
Rebound - William Plain & Haley Murdoch
I Need You Now - Darren Mitchell
Chantaje - Gary O'Reilly & Magie Gallagher
Revision
Birds In The Trees - Sandy Kerrigan *
Kung Fu - Sandra Kent
Brown Eyed Girl - Heddy McAdams
Ideal Fate - Sandy Kerrigan *
Someone To Love - Tim Gauci
Source: Sandy
   
* Michelle Fong @ Campsie
July/October
Their Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay
Do A Little Life - Glover & Risley
Why I Love You - Niels Poulsen
Love Junk - Simon Ward & Chris Watson
Strip It Down - Rachael McEnaney-White
Here I Go - Chris Watson
Tango! - John Koning
Cinderella - EWS Winson & Adeline Cheng
Recovering - Guillaume Richard
Me Too - Romain Brasme & Marlon Ronkes
Go Greased Lightning - Michele Burton
Take Me To The River - Verdonk & Dahlgren
Superstitious - Verdonk, Trepat & Bartolomei
One Dance - Linda Burgess
Nobody But Me - Verdonk & Holtland & Vane
Dance With Me - Linda Burgess
A Woman’s Loves - Tracie Lee
Sinatra & Chardonnay - Biggs & Metelnick
Mira Sofia - Carrie Ann Green & Suzi Beau
Harden Up Princess - Simon Ward
7 Years - Luke Watson
Dancing On My Own - Simon Ward & Kim Ray
Maybe Tomorrow - Poulsen & Jakobsen
Funk N Feel It - McEnaney-White & Centeno
Pieces - Dustin Betts
Trespassing - Fred Whitehouse & Darren Bailey
Woman Up - McEnaney-White & Christian
Bring On The Good Times - Maggie Gallagher
Fragile - Mundy, Whitehouse & Madge
Always You - Ria Vos
Why baby Why - Maddison Glover
Walk Of Shame - Simon Ward & Niels Poulsen
Revised
Let's swing - Terry Hogan
Burlesque - Norm Gifford
Source: Fb, Michelle
         
New-Age Linedancing (Ryan, Fong & Booth)
Oct/Nov-Dec/Jan
Easy
Let’s Twist Again - Karen Tripp
Out of Reach - Kathryn Sloan
My Gypsy Queen - Jo Hough
Living Next Door to Alice - Lu Olsen
My First Step - Barbara Hile
Just a Hunk - Sandy Kerrigan
Go West - Julie Talbot
Sexy Baby - Wright & Anne Herd
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
The One - Linda Pink
Easy Love - Karolyna Caceres Lopez
If I Wuz You – ???
Hot Tomales Jr - Thompson-Szymanski & Robinson
Sunshine Waltz -  Tracie Lee
Water Off A Ducks Back - Hazel Pace
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Rock & Roll Music - Rachael McEnaney-White
Last Night - Gordon Elliott
Your Heaven - Niels Poulsen
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
Baby I’m Right - Tim Gauci
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Open
Try Everything - Adrian Lefebour
A Woman's Love - Tracie Lee
My Middle Name - Willie Brown & Niels Poulsen
Obsessed - Moates, Luke & Stephen Watson
Kick A Little Dirt Around - Fowler & Barton
Break On Me - Josh Talbot
Strip It Down - Rachael McEnaney
Let it Rip - Simon Ward
Pom Poms - Whitehouse, Trepat & Richard
Catch and Release - Linda Burgess
Their Hearts are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay
Be That Song - Mark Simpkin
Tango With Me Darling - Fowler & Whittaker
Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
In Case You Didn’t Know - Scott & Ray
Oops Baby - Cody Flowers & Rachael McEnaney
Hand Clap - Bracken Ellis & Brandon Zahorsky
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Take Me To The River - Verdonk & Dahlgren
Dig Your Heels - Maddison Glover
Revised/Classics
Laughter in the Rain - Dee Musk
Ghost Train - Kathy Hunyadi
Someone Like You - Michael Vera Lobos
Bosa Nova - Phil Dennington
Source: Lindsay
   
* Northern Riders (Jenny Hughes)
October-November
Easy
Geronimo Easy - Gary Parker
Tennessee Bird Walk - Heather Barszuskyj
Gypsy Queen - Hazel Pace
My Blue Tree - Gary O'Reilly
The One - Linda Pink
Strip it Down Easy - Hardy & Hughes *
Open
Catch and Release - Linda Burgess
La Cienega Boulevard - Kevin Formosa
Where I'll Stay - Karen & Jenny
Break On Me - Josh Talbot
Calm Me Down - Josh Talbot
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
In the Palm of Your Hand - Hughes & Jennings
Last Night - Gordon Elliott
Kick A Little Dirt Around - Fowler & Barton
Heaven on Earth - Ward & Jakobsen
Revision/Classics
Wonder Train - Ria Vos
Man of my Word - Hughes & Mitchell
Source: Fb, web
   
      
Northside Line Dancers (Sullivan)
November-Dec/Jan
Early In The Morning - Max Perry
Sweet Little Something - Kerri Lessard
Making Love To You - Audrey Watson
Woman Up - McEnaney-White & Christian
Toes - Rachael McEnaney
I'm So Excited - Josh Talbot
Rose From The Sea - Rep Ghazali-Meaney
I Met a Girl - Mark Simpkin & Chris Watson
How You Live - Carl Sullivan *
Good Advice - Carl Sullivan *
Carnival Ride - Tina Argyle
Deesco - Dee Musk
Start Living - Carl Sullivan *
Blue Ain't Your Color - Verdonk & Belloque-Vane
Somewhere in my Car - Linda Burgess
Wrangler Butts - Gordon Elliott
God's Been Good - Tom Glover
Clap Clap Clap - Amy Glass
Back Together - Robbie McGowan Hickie
What If I Fall - Carl Sullivan *
Back To Being Me - Yvonne Anderson
Discoteque - Karl-Harry Winson & Jamie Barnfield
Tightrope - Carl Sullivan *
Rebound - William Plain & Hayley Murdoch
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
Baby Lay Down & Dance - Step5678
My Eyes Adored You - Carl Sullivan *
Walk In The Country - Britt Christoffersen
Beautiful Sunday - Maddison Glover
Source: website
   
One Liners (Linda Burgess)
November-Dec/Jan
Beginner/Easy
Once More - Linda Burgess *
Living Next Door to Alice - Lu Olsen
Yesterday's Tomorrow - Card & Watson
One Dance AB - Bill Larson
House - Linda Burgess *
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth
Wolves — Travis Taylor & Ann Heard
Cha Cha Fever - Sandy Kerrigan
Nobody But Me - Linda Burgess *
Open
Don't Worry - Brett Jenkins & Joshua Talbot
Set in Stone - Linda Burgess *
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
One Dance - Linda Burgess *
A Little Faith - Tim Gauci
Strip it Down - Rachel McEnaney
My Middle Name - Willie Brown & Neils Poulsen
Castle on the Hill - Linda Burgess *
Classics/Revision
Better Than leaving - Rosalkie Mackay
Sweet Dreams - Chris Watson
Houston Hustle - Alan Robinson
Woolshed Waltz - Kath Macmannon
Source: Fb, Gl, Website, Linda Burgess
 
* Play it Again (Annette Gardner)
August-Sept/October (no Dec/Jan)
S.T. One - Rachael McEnaney
Frankie Fever - Maddison Glover
Let’s Hang On - Annemarie Sleeth
Walk In the Room - Cheryl Carter
Gonna - Earleen Wolford
Cowboy Up - Conrad Farnham
Louisiana Dreamer - John Sandham
Put on your Dancin' Boots - Jo Thompson
Out of Reach - Kathryn Sloan
Get Lit - Linda Scott
Rock and Roll Music - Rachael McEnaney-White
Judge Not - Rachael McEnaney-White
I Can Do This All Day - Rob Holley               
Who Did You Call Darlin’ - Kevin & Maria Smith
Midnight Walk - Frank Trace
Lipstick Powder & Paint - Alan Livett
Revision/Classics
Blue Night Cha - Kim Ray
Forget All Your Yesterdays - Beth Mills
The Outback - Gordon Elliott
Gypsy Lady - Mark Simpkin
Magic Moments - Sue Coats
Dance Ranch Romp - Jo Thompson
Mack The Knife - Rachel McEnaney
Source: web, Annette
   
* Red Hot & Country (Dale & Sloan)
October
New Dances
Moonshine Molly's - Roz Morgan
La Cienega Boulevard - Kevin Panda Formosa
Break on me - Josh Talbot
Somethin' About That - Kathryn Sloan *
Dream Again - Kathryn Sloan *
Let it Swing - Jamie Barnfield
Strip It Down - Rachael McEnaney-White
Girls Will Be Girls - Lu Olsen
Recovering - Guillaume Richard

Source: Fb, web, Kathryn
  
* Southern Cross (Charlie Mifsud)
August
Maybe Tomorrow - Poulsen & Jakobsen
Be That Song - Mark Simpkin
Pieces - Dustin Betts
The Fighter - Poulsen, Sarlemijn, Verdonk
Your Heaven! - Niels Poulsen
Woman Up - McEnaney-White & Christian
Out of Reach - Kathryn Sloan
Frankie Fever - Maddison Glover
Mom - Josh Talbot
No Regrets - Kate Simpkin & Charlie Mifsud *
Recision/Classics
Stories We Could Tell - Tom Glover
Burlesque - Norm Gifford
Source: Fb

Southern Cross (M.Simpkin & L.Gardiner)
November-Dec/Jan
Do Something Crazy - Mundy & McKeever
Sound of Silence - Guyton Mundy
Risk It All - Simon Ward
I Got Faith - Neville Fitzgerald & Julie Harris
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Take Me To The River - Verdonk & Dahlgren
Recovering - Richard Guillaume
Let It Swing - Jamie Barnfield
You Save Me - Mark Simpkin *
Big City Summertime - Darren Bailey
Handclap - Bracken Ellis & Brandon Zahorsky
Girls Will Be Girls - Lu Olsen
Chocloate Melon - Larry Bass
One Reason - Mundy, Murray & Hadisbroto
It's Gotta be You - Neville Fitzgerald & Julie Harris
Water Off a Ducks Back - Hazel Pace
Love on Top - Paul Snooke
Rockabye Cha - Paul Snooke
Echoes of Love - Maggie Gallagher
Source: website
 
Strictly Linedance (Bradey & Lobos)
November-Dec/Jan
Break On Me - Joshua Talbot
High On Loving You - Tim Gauci
Naked - Noel Bradey *
Bring Down The House - Linda Burgess
Falling - Rachael McEnaney-White
When Silence Speaks - Michael Vera Lobos
Safe Inside - Noel Bradey
Revised
Shall We Dance - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Tomorrow - Noel Bradey *
Losing Me - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Share The Blame - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Source: website
  
Time2Dance (Kate Simpkin)
November-Dec/Jan
New dances
Burning Passion - Julia Wetzel
Sinatra & Chardonay - Biggs & Metelnick
Amen for Women - Hayley Wheatley
Strip it Down - Rachel McEnaney-White
It's Gotta Be You - Julie Harris & Neville Fitzgerald
Shout Out To My X - Biggs & Metelnick
Like There's No Yesterday - Roy Verdonk  
Echoes Of Love - Maggie Gallagher
Handclap - Bracken & Brandon
In Case You Didn't Know - Scott & Ray
Calm Me Down - Josh Talbot & Brett Jenkins
Revision/classics
Come Tomorrow - Michelle Perron
Source: Kate, web
 



What's Hot in ...
... The UK
Linedancer Magazine, published in England, maintains a "Top 20 Dances" on their website. Voting is open to subscribers to the magazine or those registered on the website. Results are updated daily and can be found at Linedancer Top 20. Another  national Top 10 list for the UK is maintained by "Big Dave" and can be found at http://www.bigdavegastap.com/top10dances-Newline.html.
... North America
For those interested in what dances are currently doing the rounds in the USA & Canada, please check these links. Kickit subscribers can register dances they have taught or learnt. Final results are monthly totals and include the countries where the dances have been taught (over 90% are in the USA or Canada). Anyone can view the results. Carol Craven maintains a weekly "what's popular" survey, www.worldlinedancenewsletter.com. As with the Kickit survey, over 90% of the votes are from North America. The World Line Dance Instructors Survey is compiled by Edie Driskill. This survey can be found on the WDI website.




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