DARK ISLAND WALTZ (Revised 18/07/07
Choreographed By Nigel Payne 05/07 nigelpaynen@msn.com 
Description  48 Count Intermediate couples dance Start Man On ILOD
Facing LOD. Lady On OLOD Facing RLOD Right Palm To right Palm
Opposite Foot Work
Music  The Dark Island (98bpm) By Dave Sheriff (By request C/D)
Free download at www.davesheriff.com 
12 Count Intro, Start Just After Bagpipes Come In.

2 Pages


	Man 						Lady
	PINWHEEL 1/2 CLOCKWISE
1-3 	Make 1/4 turn right stepping L-R-L 			Make 1/4 turn right stepping R-L-R
4-6 	Make 1/4 turn right stepping R-L-R 			Make 1/4 turn right stepping L-R-L.
	Now on OLOD facing RLOD Now on ILOD facing LOD.
	MAN:- 1/4 TURN RIGHT. LADY:- 3/4 TURN LEFT. BACK ROCK-RECOVER, 1/4 TURN.
Hands	As you make the next turn, take you right hands over the ladies head.
7-9 	Make 1/4 turn right stepping L-R-L 			Make 3/4 turn left stepping R-L-R
	Now facing each other
10-12 	Rock back on right. Recover on left. 			Rock back on left. Recover on right. Step
	Step right 1/4 turn right. 				left 1/4 Turn left.
	Both now facing LOD, Pick up hands in sweetheart. Man still on OLOD.
Styling	As you both rock-recover make it as if you bowing to each other.
	BOTH:- BASIC FORWARD X 2
13-15 	Step forward on left. Step right beside Left, 			Step forward on right, Step left beside right
	Step left in place 					Step right in place
16-18 	Step forward on right, step left beside 			Step forward on left. Step right beside left
	Right, Step right in place 				Step left in place
	MAN:- VINE LEFT. BASIC FORWARD.
	LADY:- FULL TURN RIGHT. BASIC FORWARD.
Hands	 As lady rolls across man, release left hands and raise right and rejoin in sweetheart.
19-21 	Step left to left side. Cross right behind left. 			Make a full turn right, stepping R-L-R
	Step left to left side
22-24 	Step forward on right. Step left beside right. 		Step forward on left. Step right beside left
	Step right in place 					Step left in place
	Man now on ILOD, Lady On OLOD, Both facing LOD, and in sweetheart.
	ROCK-RECOVER WITH 1/4 TURN. 1/2 TURN INTO WINDOWS.
Hands 	As you make  turn bring right hand over ladies head ending cross hand hold
	Rights over lefts.
25-27 	Rock forward on L. Recover on R 			Rock forward on R. Recover on L
	Making 1/4 turn R. Step L beside R 			making 1/4 turn L. Step R beside L
Hands 	As you make the 1/2 turn raise both hands above your heads and
	bring back down after Turn your now in windows.
28-30 	Make 1/2 turn right stepping R-L-R 			Make 1/2 turn left stepping L-R-L
	Man now on OLOD facing ILOD. Lady now on ILOD facing OLOD.

	MAN:- 1/4 TURN OUT OF WINDOWS. ROCK-RECOVER. 1/2 TURN.
	LADY:- 1 & 1/4 TURN OUT OF WINDOWS. ROCK-RECOVER. 1/2 TURN.
Hands	Raise both hands on next turn and bring back down into sweetheart.
31-33 	Make 1/4 turn left L-R-L 				Make 1 & 1/4 turn right stepping R-L-R
	Both facing RLOD man on OLOD, lady on ILOD
Hands 	On next turn bring right over ladies head into cross hand hold, rights over left.
34-36 	Rock forward on right. Recover on left 			Rock forward on left. Recover on right
	Step right 1/2 turn right 				Step left 1/2 turn left
	Both now facing LOD
	BASICS FORWARD X 2
37-39 	Step forward on left. Step right 				Step forward on right. Step left
	beside Left. Step left in place 				beside right. Step right in place.
40-42 	Step forward on right. Step left 				Step forward on left. Step right
	beside Right. Step right in place 				beside left. Step left in place.
	
 
 
 
 
 
MAN:- VINE LEFT. BASIC FORWARD.
	LADY:- FULL TURN RIGHT. BASIC 1/2 RIGHT.
Hands 	keep hold of hands on ladies full turn ending in sweetheart. Then release left
	hands As lady make her 1/2 turn right, ending palm to palm.
43-45 	Step left to left side. Cross right behind 			Make a full turn R stepping R-L-R.
	Left. Step left to left side 				Lady Rolls In front Of Man
	Man now on ILOD, Lady on OLOD both facing LOD
46-48 . 	Step forward on right. Step left beside 			Make 1/2 turn right stepping R-L-R
	Right. Step right in place 				Lady now facing RLOD
	BEGIN AGAIN.
Note: 	You will dance the dance 4 times. After the 4th time there will be a couple of counts left
	Just bow to your partner for a nice ending.
Every effort has been made to ensure these cue Sheets are accurate, Should you find any errors,
Please let me know via e-mail thank you...... Robert
http://www.arjjazedance.free-online.co.uk July 2007