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BRING DOWN THE HOUSE
Count: 64. Wall: 3. Level: Intermediate
Choreographer: Linda Burgess - Sydney - March 2016
Music: Bring Down The House by Dean Brody. Album: Gypsy Road (iTunes) (3.28mins)


INTRO: 16 count (Turns Anticlockwise)

WALK, WALK, COASTER, BACK, BACK, COASTER BACK
1,2     Step R forward, Step L forward
3&4    Step R forward, Step L beside R, Step R back
5,6     Step L back, Step R back
7&8    Step L back, Step R beside L, Step L forward [12:00]

SIDE, TOGETHER, CHASSE RIGHT, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, 1/4 LEFT SHUFFLE
1,2     Step R to right, Slide L beside R
3&4    Step R to right, Step L beside R, Step R to right
5,6     Cross Rock L over R, Recover onto R
7&8    Turn ¼ left step L forward, Step R beside L, Step L forward [9:00]
(OPTION: Triple 1¼ left on counts 7&8)

SKATE, SKATE, SHUFFLE, STEP, PIVOT 1/4 RIGHT, STEP, PIVOT 1/4 RIGHT
1,2     Skate R forward, Skate L forward
3&4    Step R forward, Step L beside R, Step R forward
5,6     Step L forward, Pivot ¼ right
RESTART: Wall 5 and Wall 7. See below
7,8     Step L forward, Pivot ¼ right [3:00]

CROSS SAMBA, CROSS SAMBA, ROCKING CHAIR
1&2    Cross L over R, Step R to right, Step L beside R
3&4    Cross R over L, Step L to left, Step R beside L
5-8     Rock L forward, Recover onto R, Rock L back, Recover onto R [3:00]
BRIDGE: Rocking Chair

STEP, PIVOT 1/4 RIGHT, CROSS, KICK, SYNCOPATED VINE LEFT, HEEL
1-4     Step L forward, Pivot ¼ right, Cross L over R, Kick R forward 45° right [6:00]
5&6&  Step R behind L, Step L to left, Cross R over L, Step L to left
7&8    Step R behind L, Step L to left, Touch R heel forward 45° right [6:00]
RESTART: Wall 2

SAILOR, SAILOR, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, SHUFFLE 1/2 LEFT
1&2    Step R behind L, Step L to left, Step R beside L
3&4    Step L behind R, Step R to right, Step L beside R
5,6     Rock R back, Recover onto L
7&8    Turn ¼ left step R to right, Step L beside R, Turn ¼ left step R back [12:00]

SHUFFLE 1/2 LEFT, STEP, PIVOT 1/2 LEFT , 4 HIP SWAYS
1&2    Turn ¼ left step L to left, Step R beside L, Turn ¼ left step L forward
3,4     Step R forward, Pivot ½ left
5-8     Step R to right swaying hips Right, Left, Right, Left [12:00]

FIGURE 8 VINE
1-4     Step R to right, Step L behind R, Turn ¼ right step R forward, Step L forward
5-8     Pivot ½ right, Turn ¼ right step L to left, Step R behind L, Turn ¼ left step L forward [9:00]

64      REPEAT

RESTART: Wall 2, dance to count 40 and restart facing 3:00

TAG: End of Wall 3 Add - Step, PIVOT 1/2 LEFT, STEP, PIVOT 1/2 LEFT. (12.00)

RESTART: Wall 5 and Wall 7 dance to count 22 then
STEP L FORWARD TURNING 1/4 RIGHT, TOUCH R BESIDE L and restart facing 12:00

BRIDGE: During Wall 6. Dance to count 32 then
add a ROCKING CHAIR (3.00) and continue with the dance.

ENDING: Finish facing front on hip sways, then Stomp R forward, arms out to sides.

Last Update - 6th March 2016