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What's Being Taught across Sydney (February)
(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)
Dec/Jan-February
Easy
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
Corona Con Lima - Jennifer Hughes
Thrilled - Jan Wyllie
Crazy Postman - Glynn Holt
Skinny Genes - Patricia Stott
Cajun Cross - Anonymous
Flying High - Jan Wyllie
Magic Moments - Su Coates
House - Linda Burgess
Lonely Girl - Maddison Glover
My Blue Tree - Gary o'Reilly
Lovesongs on a Jukebox - Bill Larson
Open
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
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Where I'll Stay - Karen Jennings & Jennifer Hughes
Water off a Ducks Back - Hazel Pace
Hold me Now -Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
Take me to the River - Verdonk & Dahlgren
Revision/Classics
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
Champagne no Ice - Jan Wyllie
Right Day Wrong Night - Carl Sullivan

Source: Penny
        
* 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)
January-February
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Kokomo Cocktail - Gordon Elliott
Breaking Up Is Hard To Do - Gordon Elliott
Wolves - Anne Herd and Travis Taylor
Try Everything Easy - Adrian Lefebour
Cumbia Semana - Ira Weisburd
Everybody Loves A Lover - Linda Pink
Jamaica Fairwell - Ira Weisburd

Revised
God’s Been Good - Tom Glover
Red Hot Salsa - Christina Browne
Skinny Genes - Pat and Lizzie Stott
Source: Pat
   
Dance Fever (Tracie Lee-Murray)
Dec/Jan-February
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
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Don't Be Blue - Lynette Booth
I am Me - Willi & Heather
Early in the Morning - Daisy Simons
Hello Dolly - Lorraine Kurtela
Source: Fb, webbie
  
Gordon Elliott
Dec/Jan-February

Beginner/Improver
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
Beautiful Sunday - Diana Bishop
Beginner Waltz – Rosalie Mackay
God Must Be A Cowboy At Heart - Jenny Berry
Kokomo Cocktails - Gordon Elliott *
My Lucky Charm - Jennie Berry
No I Dont (Yes I Do) - Wanda Helt
Out the Window - Sandy Kerrigan
You Are My Sunshine - Mamalinedance Mei Kwo
Open
Kick A Little Dirt Around - Fowler & Barton
Without You - Linda Burgess
Echoes of Love - Maggie Gallagher
Dear Life - Mike Liadouze
Everywhere - Jennifer Hughes & Darren Mitchell
It Must Have Been Love - Lu Olsen
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Play That Song - Joshua Talbot
Without You - Linda Burgess
Classics/Revision
I Need you Now - Darren Mitchell
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)
February
New Dances
The One – Linda Pink
Beginner Stroll – Violet Ray
Beginner Bomp – Micaela Ereandsson
Baby, We’re Really In Love – Kay Blakely
Try Everything (easy) – Adrian Lefebour
Baby, I’m Right – Tim Gauci
Ticket To The Blues – Niels Poulsen
Castle On The Hill – Rosalie Mackay *
Champagne No Ice – Jan Wyllie
Wolves – Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
So Just, Dance Dance Dance – Jose Megual & Guillaume Richards
Clap, Clap, Clap – Amy Glass
Pieces – Dustin Betts
Revision/Classics
Their Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay *
Twist & Turns – Maddison Glover
About Feelings – Ria Vos
Alabama Slammin' – Rachael McEnaney
Ain’t Misbehavin’ - Mundy, Thompson & Glass
Man Of My Word – Hughes & Mitchell
Bring On the Good Times – Tim Gauci
Break On me – Josh Talbot
Source: Rosalie, website
   
   
JBTalbot Linedancers  (Josh Talbot)
Dec/Jan-February
Easy
Dance With Me - Linda Burgess
Smokey Places - Michelle Perron
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
I’m So Excited - Joshua Talbot *
Don't Be Blue - Lynette Booth
Open
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 *
Hold Me Now - Talbot, Paterson, Jenkins *
Never Bring Me Down - Sloan & Dale
I Came to Love You - O'Reilly & Musk
Revised/Classics
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
ST One - Rachael McEnaney-White
Come Tomorrow - Michele Perron
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
A Woman’s Love - Tracie Lee
Geronimo - Josh Talbot & Brett Jenkins *
Thrilled - Jan Wyllie
Rocket to the Sun - Maddison Glover
Source: Gl, Josh
   
Lassoo Line Dancers (Sandy Kerrigan)
Dec/Jan-February
Easy
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
La La Waltz - Sandy Kerrigan *
Struttin' with Sugar - Sandy Kerrigan *
Cuba - Anonymous
Gin & Tonic - Sala & McGowan-Hickie
Prince Charming Waltz - Sandy Kerrigan *
Cowboy for a Night - Johnstone, Hoyn & co
Sunshine - Sandy Kerrigan *
12 Step Waltz - Jan Wyllie
Out The Window - Sandy Kerrigan *
Open
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
Look Good Again - Darren Bailey
Drop Dead Gorgeous - Fitzgerald & Harris
Stay My Love - Maggie Gallagher
2nd Glass of Wine - Sandy Kerrigan *
Kick A Little Dirt Around - Fowler & Barton
Revision
Ideal Fate - Sandy Kerrigan *
Someone To Love - Tim Gauci
Bicycle Waltz - Peter Heath
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
   
Nuline (Kate Simpkin)
Dec/Jan-February
New dances
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
Like There's No Yesterday - Roy Verdonk
Perfect - Alison Johnstone & Joshua Talbot
When Someone Stops loving You - Julia Wetzel
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
Love Remains - Gary O'Reilly
It's Gotta Be You - Julie Harris & Neville Fitzgerald
One Reason - Murray, Mundy & Hadisubroto
Shout Out To My X - Metelnick & Biggs
Shady - Bailey, Whitehouse, & Glass
Be That Song - Mark Simpkin
I Need you Now - Darren Mitchell
Revision/classics
No Man's Land - Ria Vos
Alabama Slammin - Rachael McEnaney
Stomp - Mark Simpkin
Why Can't I - Michelle Palmer & Robert Fletcher
2nd Hand Heart - Hughes & Formosa
Champagne On Ice - Michael Vera-Lobos
Champagne No Ice - Jan Wylie
Flying High - Jan Wylie
Fly Like A Bird - Hedy McAdams
SAX - Paul Snooke & Kate Simpkin *
Man Of My Word - Hughes & Mitchell
Maybe - Justin Shuttleworth
Someone 2 Love - Tim Gauci
Source: Kate, web
 
      
Northside Line Dancers (Sullivan)
Dec/Jan-February
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
Back Together - Robbie McGowan Hickie
What If I Fall - Carl Sullivan *
Back To Being Me - Yvonne Anderson
Discoteque - Karl-Harry Winson & Jamie Barnfield
Rebound - William Plain & Hayley Murdoch
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
My Eyes Adored You - Carl Sullivan *
Lay Down and Dance - Vikki Morris
Tightrope - Carl Sullivan *
I Met a Girl - Mark Simpkin & Chris Watson
Source: website
   
One Liners (Linda Burgess)
Dec/Jan-February
Beginner/Easy
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth
Wolves — Travis Taylor & Ann Heard
Cha Cha Fever - Sandy Kerrigan
Nobody But Me - Linda Burgess *
One Dance AB - Bill Larson
CC Shuffle - Anonymous
House - Linda Burgess *
Open
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 *
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson, Talbot
Say It's Forever - Linda Burgess *
Classics/Revision
Houston Hustle - Alan Robinson
Woolshed Waltz - Kath Macmannon
Source: Fb, Gl, Website, Linda Burgess
 
Play it Again (Annette Gardner)
Nov/Dec-February (no Jan)
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
The way you do the things you do-Austin Lenton
Darling Stand By Me - Biggs & Metelnick
A Love Trip - Vikki Morris & Julie Lockton
Rosa From The Sea - Rep Ghazali-Meaney
Half a Nip of Baileys - Jan Wyllie
Kokomo Cocktails - Gordon Elliott
Cowboy For a Night - Johnston & Hoyn
Lucky Lucky Country - Alison Johnston
Silver Threads - Darren Mitchell
Brown Eyed Girl - Hedy McAdams
Bad Day Fishing - Jennifer Hughes
Cherry Tree Shuffle - Jenny Cryer & Phil Bates
Revision/Classics
The Outback - Gordon Elliott
Gypsy Lady - Mark Simpkin
Magic Moments - Sue Coats
Dance Ranch Romp - Jo Thompson
Mack The Knife - Rachel McEnaney
The Lemon Tree - Kim Ray
Rock & Roll Music - Rachael McEnaney-White
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)
Dec/Jan-February
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
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
Dancing With Me Darling - Fowler and Whittaker
Broken - Stephen Patterson & Lu Olsen
Don't Be Blue (Easy) - Lyn Booth
Man of My Word - Hughes & Mitchell
Let Me Be There - Tim Gauci
Naked - Noel Brady
Someone 2 Love - Tim Gauci
Stuck in the Middle - Lyn Booth
Never Bring Me Down - Dale & Sloan
Out Of Reach - Kathryn Sloan
Source: website
 
Strictly Linedance (Bradey & Lobos)
Dec/Jan-February
Falling - Rachael McEnaney-White
When Silence Speaks - Michael Vera Lobos
Safe Inside - Noel Bradey
Kleen Boots - Noel Bradey *
Derailed - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Tango With Me Darling - Fowler & Whittaker
It's Gotta Be You - Neville Fitzgerald & Julie Harris
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
I Love You - Gordon Elliott
Think Of You - Gaye Teather & Phil Carpenter
Falling Deeper - Willie Brown
Revised
Dream Large - Rozanne Wild
Blackout - Rozanne Wild
Source: 
website
   



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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